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The National Hydropower Association (NHA) has announced that Malcolm...
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Eddie Rich appointed as new Chief Executive of the IHA
The International Hydropower Association (IHA) has announced the appointment of Eddie Rich as its new Chief Executive Officer, following a global recruitment search led by...
2019 IHA board election results announced
Eighteen hydropower sector leaders from around the world have been elected to the board of the International Hydropower Association (IHA), it was announced today.
Cathy Travers appointed MD of Mott MacDonald’s UK and Europe regional business
Mott MacDonald has appointed Cathy Travers as managing director of its UK and Europe regional business, succeeding James Harris who has become Group managing director. Travers will...
21 candidates standing for election to IHA Board
Twenty-one candidates are standing for election to the International Hydropower Association's Board for the 2019-2021 period, the organization has announced.
IHA starts search for next chief executive
The International Hydropower Association has begun the search to identify its next Chief Executive as current CEO, Richard M Taylor, has announced his intention to step down and to...
70 most influential people – send your nominations
As part of International Water Power & Dam Construction's 70th anniversary celebrations, we are compiling a list of the 70 people who have had the biggest influence on the hydropower...
Leadership changes at Nalcor Energy
Nalcor Energy has announced changes to the company’s executive leadership team, with the moves expected to allow the company to work towards completing the Muskrat Falls project...
Nominations open for 2019 Mosonyi award
Do you know someone in the industry who has made an outstanding contribution to the hydropower sector? Then why not nominate them for the International Hydropower...
Take part in IWP&DC’s discussion on mental well-being in the workplace
We can all get stressed out at work but at what point does this become a problem?
Vacancy at Canadian Hydropower Association
The Canadian Hydropower Association (CHA) is currently hiring for the position of Manager, Regulatory & Government Affairs. Reporting to the President of the CHA, the Manager,...
Robert Pike new Chief of Dam Safety at USBR
Robert Pike, P.E., has been named the US Bureau of Reclamation's (USBR) Chief of Dam Safety, overseeing the Dam Safety Program, which evaluates safety deficiencies and...
Pascal Radue named President and CEO of GE Renewable Energy Hydro business
GE Renewable Energy has appointed Pascal Radue as President and Chief Executive Officer of its Hydro business, based in Paris.
Arnaud Bellanger to lead Statkraft's French hydro division
Statkraft has announced the appointment of Arnaud Bellanger as managing director of the hydropower division in France.
Markus Rieck becomes new CSO of Voith Hydro
Markus Rieck has taken up position as CSO responsible for sales, marketing and product management of Voith Hydro Holding GmbH & Co. KG (CSO).
IHA launches fellow membership for hydro professionals
Experienced professionals working in the hydropower community can now apply to become a Fellow of the International Hydropower Association (IHA).
Michael Rogers named new president of ICOLD
Michael Rogers has been elected as the new president of the International Commission of Large Dams (ICOLD), taking over from outgoing president Anton Schleiss.
New applicants sought for Women in Hydropower Mentorship Program
The Women in Hydropower Mentorship Program has announced that it is now accepting applications.
Mass resignations at Manitoba Hydro Board
Several members of the Manitoba Hydro-Electric Board have resigned, claiming that the government of Manitoba has lost confidence in the board.
Panel of experts wanted for Lesotho Highlands Water Project Phase II
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...