Kidston gets special status

Derek Barry
By Derek Barry
Updated June 28 2017 - 4:13am, first published 4:05am
CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE: Kidston solar and pumped storage project near Georgetown has been given special status.

The state government has given special status to the $1.05 billion Kidston hydro and solar project to reduce “red tape” road blocks and give the project even greater certainty. 


Derek Barry

Derek Barry

Editor, the North West Star

Editor of the North West Star Mount Isa since January 2016. Prior to that, an editor at several regional southern Queensland newspapers. Passionate about telling local stories. Comes with a strange accent to due an Irish accident of birth.