Latest Hydropower News

U.S. to seek bridge crane rehabilitation at 320-MW Fort Randall Dam

10/30/2014 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers plans to seek bids for mechanical and structural rehabilitat...

Ownership vs. The Greater Good; SCC ruling will affect new development projects

10/30/2014 In its June 14 ruling on Tsilhqot’in First Nation People v. British Columbia (2014 SCC 44), t...

Oderbrecht gets concession for Peru's 600-MW Chadin 2 hydropower plant

10/30/2014 The Peruvian government has granted Oderbrecht's AC Energia a definitive concession for the 6...

FERC revokes license for failure to build fish passage at 687-kW East Juliette hydro project

10/30/2014 The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has revoked the hydropower license of the 687-kW Eas...
Presenting Dam Selfies from around the World

Presenting Dam Selfies from around the World

India's BHEL to equip 444-MW Vishnugad Pipalkoti hydro project

10/30/2014 THDC India Ltd. has named Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd. (BHEL) to supply electro-mechanical e...

Pakistan seeks transformers for switchyard units of 3,480-MW Tarbela hydro project

10/30/2014 Pakistan's Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) seeks bids to supply capacitance-cou...

Maine names Kleinschmidt, ORPC, TRC to inventory hydropower potential

10/30/2014 The Governor's Energy Office has named Kleinschmidt Associates, in partnership with hydrokine...

U.S. eyes labor agreements for hydro turbine work at 603-MW Ice Harbor, 980-MW McNary dams

10/30/2014 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is surveying whether it would be appropriate to use Project ...
Mekong Delta

Opposition to proposed hydroelectric 260-MW Stung Cheay Areng Dam in “biodiversity jewel” of Southeast Asia

10/29/2014 Using Chinese-backed funding, 260-MW Stung Cheay Areng Dam in Cheay Areng Valley, Cambodia, a...

Stender leaves NAES, forms consulting company

10/29/2014 John Stender, former director of business development with NAES Power Contractors, is now chi...
Brazil Map

Brazil’s hydroelectric facilities almost dry due to drought

10/29/2014 Opinions vary and scientific data mounts as to why Sao Paulo, Brazil, is experiencing one of ...

Hydro Headlines Weekly Newscast

Sponsored by:

Check out hydroworld's video gallery!

Through the Hydro Talk blog, the editors of Hydro Review, HRW-Hydro Review Worldwide and HydroWorld.com share their thoughts, opinions and insight into today's global hydropower industry. MEET THE EDITORS

Business & Finance

The more things change …

Here at PennWell’s Hydro Group, we’re a small team. So, as you can imagine, when the team is incomplete, it creates chaos in terms of work flow and productivity. 

Stender leaves NAES, forms consulting company

John Stender, former director of business development with NAES Power Contractors, is now chief executive officer of Beacon Hills Consulting Services. 

Jacobs Associates, McMillen LLC announce merger plan

San Francisco-based engineering and consulting firm Jacobs Associates and Boise, Idaho-based engineering and construction firm McMillen LLC announced plans to merge, forming McMillen Jacobs Associates.

David Appleyard

Investing in European hydropower

News that a Dutch pension fund asset manager and an alternative investment manager have formed a partnership to invest a targeted €500 million in the acquisition and development of European hydro plants signals a major shi...
09/01/2014
Volume 33, Issue 7
09/01/2014
Volume 22, Issue 5

Upcoming PennWell Power Events

Buyers Guide Companies

Sauer Compressors USA Inc

ABB Inc/High Current Systems

Barr Engineering Co

JM Power Aggregates Ltd

Owner, inventor and distributor of an environmentally friendly leading g...

IC-Fluid Power Inc

Founded in 1989 to bring European fluid power technology and application...

Hydro Industry Financials

Buyers Guide Products

Technical Services

NAES develops and offers a full suite of custom...

Governor Replacement Parts - New and Factory Reconditioned

We offer a complete line of brand-new, BETTER-T...

Governor Training Classes

From Governor School to Custom On-Site Training...

Factory Repair Services

We offer COMPLETE factory repair services for A...

Research & Data

Hydropower Research Data from PennEnergy’s Research Team
Renewable Energy
- Hydro Power Generation

Online Access to Conference Papers and Presentations
Gain access to presentations from 2010 to 2012 Hydrovision International

Access a library of documents related to hydroelectric facilities and dams
Hydro Library

space-42


Browse Hydro Topics

Click Here

Search for Hydro Companies



Hydro Jobs


View more Job Listings >>

This Week's Most Read Hydro News!