Water power potential of south-western Tasmania

Ashton, JR 1977 , 'Water power potential of south-western Tasmania' , Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania, vol. Landsc , pp. 119-128 , doi: https://doi.org/10.26749/rstpp.111.1.119.

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The potential average energy obtainable from the major rivers of South-West Tasmania is about 25% of the total hydro-electric potential of the State. Water power is the only indigenous source of energy of any significance in Tasmania. It is a non polluting and self renewing source o f energy.

Item Type: Article
Authors/Creators:Ashton, JR
Keywords: Royal Society of Tasmania, RST, Van Diemens Land, natural history, science, ecology, taxonomy, botany, zoology, geology, geography, papers & proceedings, Australia, UTAS Library
Journal or Publication Title: Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
ISSN: 0080-4703
DOI / ID Number: https://doi.org/10.26749/rstpp.111.1.119
Collections: Royal Society Collection > Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
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