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Minister seeks system changes for small generators
04 December, 2001
UK energy minister Brian Wilson has called for solutions to the problems renewable generators face in linking up to local distribution networks.

Andamans plant dedicated to nation
04 December, 2001
The 5.25MW Kalpong hydro plant in Andaman and Nicobar Island, India, has been commissioned.

Village builds hydro project
04 December, 2001
The rural inhabitants of a remote village in the Ratnapua district of Sri Lanka have started to build a hydro project under the small-scale hydroelectric power programme mooted by chief minister, Asoka Jayawardena.

Top hydro sites identified
04 December, 2001
The Brahmaputra basin has come out top in a ranking study of all of India's river basins, devised to prioritise development of the country's hydro potential.

Turbine configurator goes online
04 December, 2001
The Compact Hydro turbine configurator is now available online from VA Tech Hydro.

Meeting to discuss deregulation
04 December, 2001
A conference in Edinburgh, Scotland, will offer energy traders, generators and large consumers an insight into the future of the deregulated power industry in Scotland.

Transmission line rerating
29 November, 2001
Canadian provincial utility Manitoba Hydro has selected TerraPoint to supply light detection and ranging (LIDAR) technology to provide a fast cost effective method to rate its transmission lines.

Raising of Folsom gets support
27 November, 2001
US Congressman Doug Ose has endorsed the US Bureau of Reclamation's US$179.2M project to raise the height of Folsom dam to provide the Sacramento area with greater flood protection.

Tribes may buy Pelto hydro project
27 November, 2001
The US House of Representatives has passed a bill authorising the Confederated Tribes of the Warm Springs Reservation of Oregon to buy a portion of the Pelton hydroelectric project.

Citibank funding for Three Gorges condemned
27 November, 2001
Students at the University of California, US, have protested against Citibank's involvement in the funding for the Three Gorges Dam in China.

Conservationists sue BPA
27 November, 2001
A coalition of conservation groups have filed a federal lawsuit claiming that the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA), a US Federal power marketing agency, failed to balance salmon protection with power production during a severe drought last summer.

NOAA joins with conservation groups to aid migratory fish
27 November, 2001
American Rivers and Trout Unlimited, two US based conservation groups, have joined with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) for the next three years to channel funds towards conservation, restoration and improve conditions for anadromous fish.

Scottish Power revamps water as trading loss hits
27 November, 2001
UK-based utility Scottish Power has moved to restructure the debt of its water business by releasing US$2.4B capital to finance expansion. The move came as trading losses in the volatile US power market decimated its first half earnings.

Industrial power user urges splitting of SOEs
27 November, 2001
New Zealand's biggest power consumer, Comalco, has urged the Government to split its electricity SOEs into competing generators and retailers.

Ralco timeline revised
27 November, 2001
Chilean power generator Endesa-Chile has announced that the construction of its Ralco hydroelectric dam in Chile was delayed by damage caused by rainstorms earlier this year.

Balfour Beatty withdraws from Ilisu dam project
20 November, 2001
The international engineering, construction and services group, Balfour Beatty, has announced that it has decided not to pursue its interest in the Ilisu dam project in Turkey.

Global award for sustainable
16 November, 2001

People on the move
16 November, 2001

US investment in Indian hydro
16 November, 2001

Home grown is the best
16 November, 2001

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