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Kyrgyzstan seeks electrical components, cables to refurbish 1,200-MW Toktogul hydro project

04/20/2015 Kyrgyzstan utility Electric Power Plants (EPP) seeks bids to replace electrical components in...

Kevin Mulligan: Graduating Fellow of the Hydro Research Foundation


Corps seeks dam safety support for Risk Management Center

04/20/2015 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers invites applications for pre-qualification to provide archit...
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HydroVision International 2015 keynote speakers announced

04/17/2015 The organizers of HydroVision International 2015 are pleased to announce three keynote speake...

French engineer seeks gates, turbines for two hydro projects

04/17/2015 Hydropower engineer Hydrostadium seeks bids to supply gates to the Saint-Pierre-en-Faucigny h...

Alstom awarded contract for turbine upgrades at Sweden's 327-MW Ligga hydropower project

04/16/2015 Alstom Renewable Sweden AB has been selected by Vattenfall Vattenkraft AB to upgrade one of t...
CDA forms working group

Canadian Dam Association forms working group to address dam design and construction

04/16/2015 The Canadian Dam Association has created a Working Group on Design and Construction to addres...

U.S. seeks OS&Y valves for piping system at 980-MW McNary Dam

04/16/2015 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seeks bids to supply 10 valves for the piping system at 980-...
Racine Locks and Dam hit by barge

Barge strikes lock structure at Racine Locks and Dam, with 48-MW hydro plant

04/16/2015 A riverboat towing eight barges loaded with coal struck the entrance to the lock at the Racin...

Commissioner Bay assumes FERC chairmanship

04/16/2015 Commissioner Norman C. Bay became chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission April ...

Swiss utility seeks turbine-generators for 170-kW Seyon Aval hydro project

04/16/2015 Swiss utility Viteos SA seeks bids to supply turbine-generators for the 170-kW Seyon Aval hyd...

CTG receives final approvals for Nepal's 750-MW West Seti hydropower project

04/15/2015 Nepal's investment board has given approval to China Three Gorges International for the devel...

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EPRI names board chair

Quinones elected chair of Electric Power Research Institute


Gil C. Quinones has been elected chairman of the Board of Directors for the Electric Power Research Institute.

OWA Helps Further Aboriginal Access to Engineering

04/14/2015 The Ontario Waterpower Association is demonstrating -- through its involvement in a program called Aboriginal Access to Engineering -- its organizational view that all people in...

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Including Pumped Storage Hydro in Long-Term Generation Planning

04/06/2015 A simplified method is available for evaluating the role of pumped-storage hydro plants in a utility's long-term planning. The method, previously used for ranking conventional p...

Integrated Modeling Technology -- Minimizing Risk and Maximizing Return on Hydro

04/06/2015 The International Energy Agency predicts hydropower capacity doubling to 2000 GW by 2050 and, whilst the opportunities are great, development of hydropower undoubtedly poses com...
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