Top-ranked articles for 2006
With each issue of Hydro Review, we survey readers to determine which articles they’ve found most useful. Author(s) of these top-ranked articles are presented with the Author’s Award.
Authors with top-ranked articles for 2006 are:
2006 Industry Sourcebook: “Hydropower’s Treatment in State Renewable Portfolio Standards,” (p. 26) by Jeffrey A. Leahey
March 2006: “Understanding the Driving Factors behind Plant Rehabilitation in North America,” (p. 10) by Donald A. Erpenbeck
April 2006: “Special Report: Wanapum and Priest Rapids – Advanced-Design Turbine at Wanapum Dam Improves Power Output, Helps Protect Fish,” (p. 36) by Stephen R. Brown and Gary M. Garnant
June 2006: “Improving Operations on the Columbia: The Power of Optimization,” (p. 10) by Thomas R. Murphy
August 2006: “Teaming with a Local Community to Share a Hydro Site with the Public” (p. 102) by Steven P. Murphy
September 2006: “What Happened at Taum Sauk?,” (p. 16) a special report to HCI Staff
October 2006: “Future Unit Fish Bypass Planned for Wanapum Dam,” (p. 22) by Curtis L. Dotson and Kathleen R. Kiefer and “Selecting a Licensing Process: Which Approach is Best for Your Project?,” (p. 26) by Steven R. Layman, Fred E. Springer, and David M. Moore
November 2006: “BC Hydro’s Approach to Standardization of Unit Control,” (p. 10) by David B. Apps and Terry A. Bauman
Technical article reviewers
The technical articles published in Hydro Review are peer-reviewed by individuals chosen for their technical expertise. Thanks to the following professionals who reviewed technical articles published in 2006:
Jay Anders, P.E., Tennessee Valley Authority
Terry A. Bauman, L&S Electric, Inc.
*David B. Beech, Grant County Public Utility District
Stuart Bridgeman, M.Eng., P.Eng., Synexus Global, Inc.
Glenn F. Cada, PhD, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Kenneth Christison, P.Eng., Northwest Hydraulic Consultants
Scott D. Cotner, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
James Giles, PhD, Consultant
Earl Goodeve, Iris Power Engineering, Inc.
John Gulliver, PhD, University of Minnesota
Gary W. Hackett, Portland General Electric
David J. (Jeff) Harris, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Richard D. Harrison, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Richard A. Huber, P.Eng., BC Hydro
John R. Hunter, SRP - Salt River Project
Thomas L. Kahl, P.E., Kleinschmidt Associates
Alan B. Livingstone, FPL Energy
*James R. Mahar, P.E., U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Peter J. Mason, PhD, Black & Veatch International, Ltd.
Bert Milano, Bureau of Reclamation, U.S. Department of the Interior
William G. Moore, P.E., National Electric Coil
Thomas R. Murphy, Bonneville Power Administration (BPA)
*Daniel Osmun, URS Corporation
Kermit Paul, Consultant
Ronald A. Pietrobon, P.Eng., Hatch Energy
Daniel L. Purzycki, P.E., North American Hydro, Inc.
Douglas D. Royer, Normandeau Associates, Inc.
Richard M. Rudolph, P.E., Xcel Energy
John L. Rutledge, P.E., Freese & Nichols, Inc.
Michel Sabourin, P.Eng., MASc, ALSTOM Hydro Canada Inc.
B.T.A. Sagar, Consultant
Dean S. Steines, Ayres Associates
Greg Stone, Iris Power LP
James E. Timperley, American Electric Power Service Corp.
Charles B. Tuttle, P.E., Susquehanna Electric
Don E. Weitkamp, Parametrix Inc.
Jerry Westermann, P.Eng., M.Eng., Hatch Energy
John B. Yale, P.E., Chelan County Public Utility District
M. Gene Yow, Chelan County Public Utility District
*David B. Beech, James R. Mahar, and Daniel Osmun received the 2006 Hydro Review Reviewer’s Citation. Their comments led to significant improvements in the manuscripts they critiqued.
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