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Early results show fish ladder modifications effective at Wanapum dam
17 April, 2014
Initial results reveal that modifications to Wanapum and Rock Island...
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Contract awarded for Alto Maipo project, Chile
Thursday, April 17, 2014 Multiconsult, in cooperation with Skava of Chile and Amberg of Switzerland, have been awarded a contract by AES-owned Alto Maipo Spa to provide owners engineer services for...

Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam to generate electricity by 2015
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) will start generating electricity in 18 months time with two of its sixteen turbines generating 375MW each, the Ethiopian Embassy in London...

Alstom to launch Hydro Service training Center at Taubaté Unit, Brazil
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Alstom has announced plans to launch its first hydro service training center totally dedicated to customers and partners at its Taubaté unit in São Paulo,...

NYPA kicks off relicensing process for Blenheim-Gilboa project
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 The New York Power Authority (NYPA) has taken the first official step to obtain a new operating license for its Blenheim-Gilboa pumped storage project by filing the required...

Apple buys small hydro facility
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 Apple has acquired a small hydro facility from EBD Hydro to help power the company’s new data center in Prineville, central Oregon, newswires have...

Bhutan learning from Tasmanian hydropower expertise
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 Tasmanian expertise is helping grow hydropower development in Bhutan....

Satellite data to pinpoint micro hydro sites
Monday, April 14, 2014 The University of Leicester is to work with British firm High Efficiency Heating UK Ltd in a project that will use satellite data to locate the best sites to deploy...

Koontz Electric to replace switchgear at Hungry Horse dam, US
Monday, April 14, 2014 The US Bureau of Reclamation has awarded Koontz Electric Company, Inc. a US$5.5M contract for switchgear replacement at the Hungry Horse dam in Montana,...

EIB to fund hydro plant in Bosnia
Monday, April 14, 2014 The European Investment Bank has approved a EUR37.5 million loan to Bosnian utility Elektroprivreda to help fund construction of the 20MW Vranduk hydropower...

JV to develop major European tidal array
Monday, April 14, 2014 Tidal technology company OpenHydro, a DCNS company, and Alderney Renewable Energy (ARE) have created a joint venture company – Race Tidal Ltd – to develop a 300MW tidal array in...

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