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Consortium assessing seawater pumped storage plant in South Australia
21 February, 2017
Australian energy retailer EnergyAustralia has updated the federal...
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Hydro powers Swiss network operator
Monday, February 20, 2017 Switzerland based network operator Sunrise has announced that, since the start of 2017, it is using 100% renewable energy from local hydropower to satisfy its power needs.

Atlantis onboard the Wyre tidal project
Monday, February 20, 2017 Development of a tidal energy project on the west coast of England is moving forward following an agreement between developer Natural Energy Wyre (NEW) and marine energy firm...

Australian govt supports Genex solar/pumped storage plans
Thursday, February 16, 2017 Genex Power’s plans for a large scale solar development with the potential for pumped hydro storage has been given a major boost with the news that the Australian Government is...

Kariba Dam plunge pool contract signed
Thursday, February 16, 2017 Razel-BEC of France has been awarded the contract for plunge pool reshaping works at the Kariba Dam in Zambia.

Minesto to scale up tidal array project, Wales
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 Marine energy developer Minesto has announced plans to expand the commercial roll-out of its Deep Green technology in Holyhead Deep, North Wales by taking steps to increase the...

Evacuation order reduced following Oroville spillway incident
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 The evacuation order for the Oroville Dam spillway incident was reduced to an evacuation warning yesterday, meaning the immediate threat has ended, but the potential for an...

Oroville spillway situation: update
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 Following concerns at the weekend of uncontrolled releases from Lake Oroville auxiliary spillway in California, US, the state Department of Water Resources last night said that...

Mass evacuation ordered following Oroville spillway concerns, California
Monday, February 13, 2017 Residents of counties and cities near Lake Oroville and the surrounding area were evacuated yesterday amid concerns of uncontrolled releases from Lake Oroville auxiliary spillway...

Govts set to sign first part of Kariba Dam rehab contracts
Monday, February 13, 2017 The Zambian and Zimbabwean governments, with the support of European Union Delegation to Zambia, is to sign a contract this week for plunge pool reshaping works at Kariba Dam.

Multipurpose scheme inaugurated in Sudan
Thursday, February 09, 2017 The Upper Atbara and Setit Dam Complex’s 320MW hydroelectric power plant has been officially inaugurated in Eastern Sudan, in a ceremony attended by Sudanese President, His...

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