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Research looks at ways to minimize effects of biofouling in marine renewables
21 February, 2018
The International Centre of Island Technology (ICIT) and the European...
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Atlantis Resources looking at hydro acquisitions as part of rebranding
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 Renewable power developer Atlantis Resources is considering acquisitions in the mini-hydro, pumped-storage and tidal range sectors amid its rebranding as SIMEC Atlantis Energy.

Kinross acquires Brazilian hydro plants
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 Kinross Gold Corporation’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Kinross Brasil Mineraçao, has agreed to acquire two hydroelectric power plants in Brazil from a subsidiary of Gerdau SA for...

Icelandic project assessed under Hydropower Sustainability Assessment Protocol
Monday, February 19, 2018 The 690MW Fljótsdalur hydropower station in Iceland has become power company Landsvirkjun’s third project to be assessed under the Hydropower Sustainability Assessment Protocol,...

BHEL commissions 18MW Mukerian project, India
Monday, February 19, 2018 The 18MW Mukerian hydroelectric project Stage-II in Punjab, India, is fully operational after Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) successfully commissioned the second 9MW...

Welsh govt announce rates relief for community hydro projects
Monday, February 19, 2018 Community hydro-projects in Wales, UK, with a rateable value of up to £50,000 will receive a 100% rates relief under a new grant scheme announced by the Cabinet Secretary for...

Panel of experts wanted for Lesotho Highlands Water Project Phase II
Friday, February 16, 2018 The Lesotho Highlands Development Authority (LHDA) is inviting Expressions of Interest from engineering specialists interested in serving on the Panel of Experts for Phase II of...

Pöyry to work on new Armenian hydro project
Friday, February 16, 2018 Pöyry has been awarded the engineering and consultancy services assignment for the feasibility study for Shnogh hydroelectric project in the Republic of Armenia.

Voltalia gets ok for new hydro in Morocco
Thursday, February 15, 2018 The Moroccan Ministry for Energy has approved permits for two small hydropower plants being developed by Voltalia in the Middle-Atlas region.

Mavel turbines power Polish small hydro plant
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 Mavel has successfully commissioned three Kaplan PIT Turbines at the 2.16MW Lipki hydropower plant on the Odra River in Western Poland.

KfW IPEX-Bank provides loan for Ituango, Colombia
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 KfW IPEX-Bank is providing a loan of US$100 million for the 2.4GW Ituango hydropower plant in the department of Antioquia in Colombia.

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