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NYPA to Sell St. Lawrence Project Bonds
19 December, 2003
The New York Power Authority (NYPA) is selling US$213M of fixed-rate taxable revenue bonds to help finance the federal re-licensing costs of the 900MW St. Lawrence-Franklin D. Roosevelt hydro plant in Massena.
Get the lowdown - certifying hydro
11 December, 2003
With eight projects certified, and new projects in the process of application, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute is certainly making a big impact on the US hydro community, as Carrieann Davies discovered when she spoke to the organisation’s new executive director, Fred Ayer
If it isn't broke...
13 November, 2003
Jack Thornton reports on the use of ANSYS, which may allow dam owners to avoid spending millions repairing dams that don't need fixing
Waiting to see the light
15 October, 2003
The energy sector is vital to developing countries in South America. Economic difficulties, natural disasters, political instability and violent opposition, together with a lack of investment, have deterred this region from fully developing its energy market. David Flin examines the different markets in Latin America
24 September, 2003
Constantine Ogunbiyi and Simon Norris explain how the New Partnership for Africa?s development will affect the future of the continent?s energy sector
A strategy for water
03 September, 2003
The need for more power and water means the South African government is beginning to look more favourably on new dam projects, as Neil Ford explains
Barriers against tidal power
03 September, 2003
In the first of a series of articles, E Van Walsum argues that the most promising tidal power projects around the world will not be developed unless environmental concerns are faced head-on
Construction equipment for El Cajon
28 August, 2003
American Equipment Company (AMECO) of South Carolina, US, a construction support and fleet outsourcing unit of Fluor Corporation, has been awarded a site services contract to support the construction of the 750MW El Cajon hydroelectric project hydro plant near Tepic, Nayarit in Mexico.
Upgrade at Jaybird
09 June, 2003
US-based Bently Nevada has received a contract to supply and install a comprehensive machinery protection and condition monitoring system for two hydro generation units at the Jaybird hydroelectric power house in northern California.
GE Hydro to upgrade Jaybird facility
25 March, 2003
GE Hydro has received a contract of more than US$7M to upgrade and install two generators at the Jaybird hydroelectric power house in northern California, US.
Manitoba joins emissions exchange
21 January, 2003
Canadian hydro generator Manitoba Hydro has joined the Chicago Climate Exchange (CCX), a group of north American companies that have formed a voluntary marketplace to reduce and trade greenhouse gas emissions.
Financing is sought for Campos Novos hydro project
01 January, 2003