Trust Power Wairau River Hydro Electric Scheme

Background

The ViaStrada Nelson office was engaged to provide expert planning advice in respect of an appeal on the granting of over 200 consents for an hydroelectric power scheme. Council consents were granted and these were appealed, with the appellants seeking to have consent declined. Staff from ViaStrada's Nelson office were engaged by Marlborough District Council to provide expert planning evidence to the Environment Court in support of Council's decision.

Project Objective
Provide expert advice in respect of an appeal on the granting of over 200 consents for an hydroelectric power scheme
Client
Marlborough District Council
Location
Wairau Valley, Marlborough
Deliverable
Expert planning evidence
Project Status
Appeal was rejected, consents granted
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