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SNAP commissions small hydro plant in the Philippines
SN Aboitiz Power-Magat, Inc (SNAP-Magat) has completed the commissioning of its 8.5MW Maris Main Canal 1 Hydroelectric Power Plant, as it gears toward full commercial operation this month.
American Hydro to upgrade Belize hydro plant
American Hydro is to enhance the efficiency and performance of the Mollejon hydroelectric generating plant in Belize after winning a contract from Belize Electric Company Limited (BECOL).
Online tool monitors Western Cape dams in South Africa
A tool is now available online to assess the current and projected state of the dams which form part of the Western Cape Water Supply System (WCWSS) in South Africa
DOE approves plans for line to transmit hydro from Canada to US
The US Department of Energy has issued a Record of Decision and approved the Presidential permit for a project that will deliver up to 1090MW of hydropower from Quebec, Canada...
Bombora Wave Energy expands European presence
Bombora Wave Power Pty Ltd is expanding its European operations with new headquarters to be based in Wales, UK.
Gilkes Energy commission four new hydro projects
Four new hydro projects totalling 5.5MW have now been commissioned and started generating in Scotland, Gilkes Energy has announced.
Generator replacement planned for Snowy Hydro’s highest scheme
Australian power generator Snowy Hydro, working with Andritz Hydro, is to commence detailed design work for the replacement of the generator in unit one at the Guthega Power Station –...
Loadbank assisted in Alaskan reservoir expansion work
Specialist loadbank manufacturer and rental company Crestchic provided the Southeast Alaska Power Agency (SEAPA) with a containerized 5MW capacity loadbank for a project that expanded...
Nigeria’s Guarara hydro project expected online in early 2018
The 30MW hydropower project at the multipurpose dam at Gurara in Kaduna will be ready by early next year, Nigeria’s Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola, SAN,...
Funding approved for tidal energy research in Canada
The Offshore Energy Research Association (OERA) is to provide funding totalling $1.25 million for five collaborative research projects which aim to address knowledge gaps and...