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12/01/2014
Volume 33, Issue 10
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  • Cover Story

    • Canada Les Cedres Celebrates a Century of Innovation

      The 130-MW Les Cedres generating station in Canada is a landmark in the history of Quebec hydropower. Hydro-Quebec recently celebrated the station's 100th year of operation, as well as its induction into the Hydro Hall of Fame.

  • Articles

    • Modifying Generator Shafts at the Lookout Shoals Project

      A problem with bearing cooling at the Lookout Shoals plant helped Duke Energy uncover several other issues that needed to be resolved. Through creative approaches and significant machining work, the units are now operating dependably.

    • Modeling Potential Turbine Upgrades for the Brazeau Plant

      One or two new runners for the units at the 355-MW Brazeau Power Station in Alberta, Canada, would allow owner TransAlta Corp. to better optimize revenue and provide valuable ancillary services. Modeling of the various upgrade options allowed the utility to arrive at the most valuable solution.

    • Consolidating a Varied Generating Fleet

      Learn how Canadian utility SaskPower integrated its hydro and non-hydro generating assets under one management system using Hatch's Vista Decision Support System.

  • Departments

    • Perspectives: Answering Your FAQs

      I like websites that have sections called "Frequently Asked Questions" – FAQ, for short. Typically, the questions I have aren't new ones … others looking at that site have asked the same thing. It's an efficient, quick way to get answers to my questions.

    • Hydro Currents

      The top hydroelectric power news for December 2014

    • Tech Briefs

      Collection of articles related to hydropower technology

    • Canadian Spotlight

      The latest hydropower industry news from Canada

    • Marine Hydrokinetics

      News related to the marine hydrokinetics industry in North America for December 2014

    • R&D Forum

      Research reports and study findings related to hydropower

    • Another Benefit of Hydro: High-Tech Treasure Hunt

      Visitor centers at large hydro projects in the U.S. nearly became an endangered species after 9/11. Fears about additional attacks on critical infrastructure led to restricting public access to many hydro projects, putting visitor centers in jeopardy.

    • Dam Safety & Security

      Collection of articles covering safety and security of dams and civil structures

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