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AltaGas sells 35% stake in hydro facilities in British Columbia
AltaGas Ltd has confirmed it has agreed to indirectly sell 35% of its interest in the Northwest British Columbia Hydro Electric Facilities, which includes the 195MW Forrest...
Fortum sells stake in Norwegian hydro firm
Fortum is to sell its 10% stake in Norwegian hydropower company Hafslund Produksjon for €160 million to Svartisen Holding AS, a Norwegian company owned by the Finnish energy...
SAIL supplies steel to Indian hydro plants
Steel Authority of India Ltd. (SAIL) has announced it supplied the majority of the steel for the recently inaugurated Kishanganga and Tuirial hydroelectric projects.
Innergex in deal to buy Chilean hydro project
Innergex Renewable Energy Inc and Energía Llaima are partnering to acquire the 140MW Duqueco hydropower project in Chile.
Duke Energy confirms sale of small hydro plants to Northbrook Energy
Duke Energy Carolinas (DEC) is to sell five small hydroelectric plants in the Western Carolinas region to Northbrook Energy following a competitive bidding process. In a statement...
Toshiba and VINCI Construction look to boost hydro, geothermal development in Africa
Toshiba Energy Systems & Solutions Corporation (Toshiba), and VINCI Construction, have signed an agreement that will see the firms exploring opportunities to develop cooperation for...
Alstom and GE agree to implement joint venture options
Alstom and General Electric (GE) have signed an agreement relating to the implementation of the agreements from 2015 regarding the intended exit of Alstom from three Energy Joint Ventures.
Xodus and Atlantis Resources target tidal opportunities in Japan
Xodus Group and Atlantis Resources have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that will see the firms pursue the development of a tidal energy project in Japan.
Salini Impregilo bidding for Yacyreta expansion
Salini Impregilo has announced it has presented an offer to carry out the civil works for a $600 million project to expand the Yacyretà dam, located on the border of Paraguay...
BC Hydro starts consultation on a new capacitor upgrade and expansion project
BC Hydro has announced it is beginning consultation on its Peace to Kelly Lake Capacitors Project.
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.
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.
GFG Alliance unveils further investment in Scottish hydropower as it acquires Green Highland Renewables
GFG Alliance is to invest nearly £60 million over the next two years in hydropower in Scotland, as it ramps up its programme for green-energy based manufacturing growth.
SNC-Lavalin and Carleton University team up for infrastructure protection
SNC-Lavalin has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Carleton University that will see them co-operate on protecting critical infrastructures, which they consider is a...
RWE and E.ON re-organise amid huge mutual asset swap
As part of a far-reaching exchange of assets and businesses that will change the face of the German energy industry, E.ON and RWE agreed on 12 March that RWE would transfer its...
New agreements will deliver BPA’s hydropower to PGE customers
Hydropower from Bonneville Power Administration will help fill a shortfall in Portland General Electric Company’s generating capacity after 2020, when its Boardman Generating...
Atlantis Resources looking at hydro acquisitions as part of rebranding
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.
Meridian Energy agrees to buy hydro, invests in wind and solar
Meridian Energy Australia has confirmed it has entered into an agreement to purchase three hydro power stations from Trustpower for A$168 million, while signing three Power...