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Genex gets green light to move to due diligence for Kidston projects
Plans to develop large-scale solar and hydro pumped storage projects at Kidston in North Queensland, Australia, have taken a major step forward with news that developer Genex...
Funding approved for Bugoye plant, Uganda
The Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF) and Dutch development bank FMO are going 50-50 to provide US$29.3 million in funds to refinance the 13MW Bugoye hydroelectric power plant...
Supreme Court deals blow to Ruataniwha dam project, New Zealand
Plans to develop the Ruataniwha Water Storage Scheme in Hawke's Bay, New Zealand, have been dealt a major blow with news that the Supreme Court has ruled that land that would be...
UK’s first Kobelco CKE2500G-2 helps deliver hydro project
Kent-based Hawks Crane Hire has used the UK’s first Kobelco CKE2500G-2 crane to help deliver the Sandford Lock Hydro scheme, at the Lasher Weir on the River Thames near Oxford.
Albany Engineering Corp and Mavel to collaborate for New York projects
Albany Engineering Corporation (AEC) and Mavel, a.s. (Mavel) are to collaborate on the design, manufacture, and installation of new generating equipment for four hydroelectric...
EFACEC to work on Iberdrola’s Támega complex
Iberdrola has awarded Portuguese company EFACEC (Energia, Máquinas e Equipamentos Eléctricos, S.A) a EUR 11 million contract to manufacturer and supply transformers for its 1158MW...
Mini hydro for Melbourne
Melbourne Water has announced that five new mini hydropower plants are delivering power to the grid.
WAPDA gives updates on major projects
The Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) has provided updates on development of a number of major hydropower projects in the country.
AboitizPower unit to expand Benguet hydro facility
AboitizPower is set to triple the combined capacity of its Bineng hydro power plant facilities to up to 19MW by 2019 after receiving the approval of the municipal council of La...
Gilkes completes work on Washington hydro schemes
Gilkes has completed work on two hydropower schemes for the Washington County Water Conservancy District (WCWCD) in the US.