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ANU study finds 22,000 potential pumped hydro sites in Australia
21 September, 2017
Australia could have a potential storage capacity of 67,000GWh from...
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Wärtsilä adds wave power to portfolio
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 Technology group Wärtsilä has signed a global agreement with Finnish-based AW-Energy that will see the firms market and install wave energy devices and take advantage of...

KfW supporting energy development in Liberia
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 On behalf of the German Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), KfW has signed a €15 million grant for electricity grid connections in Liberia's capital of Monrovia,...

Refurbed unit back in service at Volga plant, Russia
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 Power Machines has announced that the hydroelectric unit No 1 has been placed back into operation at RushHydro’s Volga project following an extensive refurbishment involving ...

New hydro planned for Inverness
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 A micro hydropower scheme could be producing power in Inverness, Scotland, under plans unveiled by the Highland Council.

No agreement on hydro plants at Indus Waters Treaty Meetings
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 A recent meeting between India and Pakistan on the technical issues of the 330MW Kishenganga and 850MW Ratle hydroelectric power plants within the framework of the Indus Waters Treaty...

Schaller to succeed Lienhard at Voith
Monday, September 18, 2017 Stephen Schaller has been confirmed as the successor to Voith’s long-standing President and CEO, Dr. Hubert Lienhard, upon his retirement in 2018.

Modernised Gondo plant inaugurated in Switzerland
Thursday, September 14, 2017 The Gondo hydroelectric plant in Switzerland is now operating with a capacity of 57MW thanks to an extensive modernisation project at the plant that added a further 12MW.

Independent team release interim memo on Oroville Dam failure investigation
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 The Independent Forensic Team (IFT) investigating the Lake Oroville spillways incident has released an interim memo highlighting their findings so far, with the team highlighting...

Third turbine online at modernised Russian hydro plant
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 A $110 million investment programme to modernise Nornickel’s Ust-Khantaiskay hydroelectric power plant has taken another step forward with the third state-of-the art replacement...

FirstEnergy in revised agreement for sale of hydro, gas assets
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 FirstEnergy Corp has entered into a revised agreement for the sale of 1615MW of competitive natural gas and hydroelectric generation assets located in Pennsylvania and Virginia to...

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