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  • Thu Nov 23 00:00:00 CST 2006 -- Reservoir fill resumes at Brazil's 880-MW Campos Novos
    Between November 25 and December 5, the gates of the 880-MW Campos Novos hydroelectric project are to close to resume filling of the project reservoir, Brazilian officials reported.
  • Thu Nov 23 00:00:00 CST 2006 -- Second unit commissioned at India's 1,000-MW Tehri
    Russian manufacturer Power Machines reported successful testing and commissioning of the second turbine-generator unit of the 1,000 Tehri Dam hydroelectric project on the Bhagirathi River in Uttaranchal State.
  • Thu Nov 23 00:00:00 CST 2006 -- Four countries plan hydro plants on Gambia River
    Four countries in West Africa have agreed to build two hydropower stations on the Gambia River, the head of Guinea's electricity utility said November 22.
  • Thu Nov 23 00:00:00 CST 2006 -- Russia to tender multi-billion-dollar hydro deals
    Russian electricity reforms advanced November 22 with word of Russia's first multi-billion-dollar tender to build new hydroelectric power stations.
  • Wed Nov 22 00:00:00 CST 2006 -- Brazil to speed up 120 infrastructure projects
    Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva plans to hire more people and modify environmental laws to force through 120 stalled infrastructure projects in his second term, a senior Environment Ministry official says.
  • Wed Nov 22 00:00:00 CST 2006 -- Vietnam seeks aid for renewables program including hydro
    The government of Vietnam invites expressions of interest from consultants in two solicitations to help develop a renewable small power program including hydropower.
  • Wed Nov 22 00:00:00 CST 2006 -- South Africa invites pre-qualification for 1,333-MW Braamhoek
    South African utility Eskom Holdings Ltd. invites applications for pre-qualification for three separate civil works contracts to build the 1,333-MW Braamhoek pumped-storage project.
  • Tue Nov 21 00:00:00 CST 2006 -- India firm to invest US$763 million in 528-MW Tapovan Vishnugad
    The board of directors of state-owned NTPC Ltd. agreed November 16 to invest 34.25 billion rupees (US$763 million) to build the 528-MW Tapovan Vishnugad hydroelectric project on the Dhauliganga River in India's Uttaranchal State.
  • Tue Nov 21 00:00:00 CST 2006 -- China to build 100-MW hydropower plant in Laos
    China will build a US$142 million hydropower plant in Laos, the official Xinhua news agency said, in a deal signed November 19 during President Hu Jintao's visit to the country.
  • Mon Nov 20 00:00:00 CST 2006 -- China awards contracts for flood control programs
    China's Ministry of Water Resources has chosen EDAW Inc. of the United States to perform a feasibility study to develop the technical aspects of a flood control and command system in China.

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