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Construction challenges increase costs at Hiilangaay project, Alaska
22 January, 2020
There have been significant cost overruns at the 5MW Hiilangaay...
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Polaris confirms hydro plants reach commercial operation in Peru
Thursday, January 16, 2020 by Two new run of river hydropower plants are now fully operational in Peru, owner Polaris Infrastructure Inc has announced.

Interim PPA signed for Neelum Jhelum project, Pakistan
Friday, January 10, 2020 by An interim agreement has been signed for the purchase of power from the Neelum Jhelum hydropower project in Pakistan, with the developers Water and Power Development Authority...

Engie, Crédit Agricole Assurances and Mirova win bid for EDP hydro plants
Thursday, January 02, 2020 by A consortium of Engie, Crédit Agricole Assurances and Mirova, an affiliate of Natixis Investment Managers, have been named as the new operators of Portugal’s second largest...

Nexif Energy acquires hydro assets in Vietnam
Thursday, January 02, 2020 by Nexif Energy has taken a 94% stake in Song Giang Hydropower JSC, owner of two run-of-river hydropower projects in cascade with a total capacity of 49MW in the Khanh Hoa province of Vietnam.

Nova gets green light for Canadian tidal project
Monday, December 16, 2019 by Tidal energy company Nova Innovation has been granted a permit to develop a 1.5MW tidal array in Petit Passage, in the Bay of Fundy area of Nova Scotia, Canada – the company’s...

Australia’s TCorp takes stake in H20 Power's Canadian hydro assets
Wednesday, December 11, 2019 by TCorp, the investment and financial management partner of the New South Wales (NSW) public sector, has acquired a 49% stake in Canadian hydroelectric generation assets operated by H20 Power.

ÅF Pöyry becomes AFRY
Monday, November 25, 2019 by ÅF Pöyry has announced that is has rebranded as AFRY, following on from a merger of ÅF and Pöyry earlier this year.

Hydro-Québec approves new policy with regards to Indigenous communities
Friday, November 15, 2019 by Hydro-Québec has announced its Board of Directors has approved a new policy regarding relations with Indigenous communities, which it says will help further improve the utility’s ways...

Atlantis acquires Green Highland Renewables, signs deal in Japan
Thursday, October 31, 2019 by SIMEC Atlantis Energy Limited (Atlantis) has today announced the acquisition of the Green Highland Renewables project development, asset management, operation and maintenance...

GNH takes majority stake in Conjet
Thursday, October 24, 2019 by Gulfstream Nordic Holdings AB (GNH) has agreed to acquire a majority shareholding in Conjet AB, a specialist in design, development and manufacture of remotely operated,...

NTPC to build new hydropower in Himachal Pradesh, India
Tuesday, October 08, 2019 by Indian power producer NTPC Ltd has signed an agreement with the Himachal Pradesh government to set up two new hydropower projects in the state with a total capacity of 520MW

Costa Rica's national electricity company joins IHA
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 by The International Hydropower Association (IHA) has announced that Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE), Costa Rica’s national electricity company, has joined the association as...

Tidal array to power Aldernay following landmark agreement
Saturday, September 07, 2019 by SIMEC Atlantis Energy Limited, via its joint venture Normandie Hydroliennes, has signed a heads of terms with Alderney Electricity Limited (AEL) to supply the island of Alderney in...

EMEC and Enel Green Power to collaborate on marine energy
Thursday, September 05, 2019 by The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) and Enel Green Power SpA (EGP) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to encourage knowledge sharing in marine energy...

WAPDA reports highest-ever hydro generation
Friday, August 16, 2019 by The hydroelectric power stations owned and operated by the Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) generated the highest-ever electricity during the peak hours at the...

Björn Rosengren named ABB’s new CEO
Friday, August 16, 2019 by The Board of ABB has unanimously appointed Björn Rosengren, as Chief Executive Officer. He will join ABB on February 1, 2020 and succeed CEO, Peter Voser, in this role on March 1,...

Eco WavePower and EDF form new JV for wave power pilot
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 by Eco Wave Power has teamed up with EDF Renewables in Israel to create a new firm, EWP EDF One Ltd, to work on a 100KW pilot project, using the Eco Wave Power’s technology,

Emrgy and GE team up for micro hydrokinetic technology
Wednesday, July 31, 2019 by Emrgy Inc has signed an agreement with GE Renewable Energy (GE) that will see Emrgy’s hydropower turbines provided by GE, with the company also set to begin to offer Emrgy’s product...

Emerson and Dragos team up for cybersecurity
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 by Emerson and Dragos, Inc., developer of the Dragos Platform for industrial cybersecurity asset detection, threat detection and response, have signed a global agreement that will...

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