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Voith and Franka Emika in strategic partnership
Voith has entered into a strategic partnership with Munich-based robotics company Franka Emika, with a new joint venture formed – Voith Robotics – and Voith taking a stake in Frank Emika.
Gilkes Energy raises millions in hydro portfolio debt refinancing
Gilkes Energy has raised more than £43 million (US$61 million) in a Debt Refinance of part of its hydro portfolio.
Building Energy in deal for hydro, wind in South Africa
Independent power producer Building Energy has signed a power purchase agreement with South Africa’s state owned utility Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd to build, own and operate a 4.7MW...
Urgent call for tender issued for Peligre hydropower plant, Haiti
Electricite d’Haiti (EDH) has issued a call for tenders for work on the rehabilitation of the Peligre hydropower plant in Haiti.
Clifford Chance and Yegin Ciftci advise lenders on landmark hydro acquisition in Turkey
Clifford Chance and Yegin Ciftci have announced they advised the lenders on the privatisation of Menzelet and Kılavuzlu hydroelectric power plants in Turkey – the largest acquisition...
969MW Neelum Jhelum project inaugurated in Pakistan
The 969MW Neelum Jhelum hydropower project in Azad Jammu and Kashmir has been officially inaugurated by Pakistan’s Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, with the project having...
Snohomish County PUD halts plans for new hydro
The Snohomish County PUD has decided to halt plans for a new hydropower scheme on the South Fork Skykomish River.
SSE wins appeal court case for Glendoe tunnel collapse compensation
Energy firm SSE has won an appeal in a case that involves over £100 million in damages for the collapse of a tunnel in 2009 at the Glendoe hydroelectric project in Fort Augustus, Scotland.
EBRD and GCF approve funds for hydro rehab in Tajikistan
The EBRD and the Green Climate Fund (GCF) are to provide a US$88 million financing package to complete the rehabilitation of the Qairokkum hydro power plant in Tajikistan - a project...
IFC launch new hydro tools to provide guidance to practitioners
The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has launched two new publications to its hydropower collection of the Performance Standards, aiming to provide practitioners with...