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Marine Hydrokinetics


News related to the worldwide marine hydrokinetics industry from November-December 2014

Dams & Civil Structures


The latest news on dams and civil structures from November-December 2014

FERC refuses to extend PG&E permit to study up to 1,200-MW Mokelumne Pumped-Storage

12/22/2014 The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has rejected a request by Pacific Gas & Electric...

Small Hydro


The latest news on global small hydroelectric facilities from November-December 2014

Tech Notes


Collection of articles related to hydropower technology


Nepali company seeks to develop hydroelectric generation facilities greater than 25 MW

12/19/2014 On Dec. 17, Hydroelectricity Development & Investment Co. Ltd. (HIDCL) announced it is se...

World News


News on the global hydroelectric industry from November-December 2014

Effects of Increased Solar and Wind Energy on Hydro Plant Operation

12/19/2014 In many countries, needs to reduce greenhouse gas emissions have led to increased installatio...

12 workers rescued at Vietnam's Da Dan-Da Chomo hydropower plant

12/19/2014 A dozen workers trapped inside a collapsed tunnel at the Da Dang-Da Chomo hydropower plant ha...

Preventing Problems through Past Experience

12/19/2014 With the potential for disaster at hydropower projects around the world, the lack of organize...

Harnessing the Hydropower Potential of an Irrigation Network in Japan

12/19/2014 The addition of hydropower generating capacity to an irrigation network in northern Japan is ...

Viewpoint: Making MHK Commercial Means Considering Commerce

12/19/2014 Attending the Ocean Energy Europe event in Paris recently the considerable presence of develo...



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Nepali company seeks to develop hydroelectric generation facilities greater than 25 MW

On Dec. 17, Hydroelectricity Development & Investment Co. Ltd. (HIDCL) announced it is seeking to lead development of hydroelectric projects in Nepal that have a generating ...
Proposed 1000-MW Lipno-Aschach pumped-storage hydroelectric development

EU report listing US$1.6 trillion investment opportunities may spur hydropower development

A European Union (EU) report released Dec. 9, lists about €1.3 trillion (US$1.6 trillion) of potential investments across Europe that could “kick-start” ambitious plans for infr...
Ayres Associates purchases SAA Design Group

Ayres Associates announces plans to purchase SAA Design Group

Ayres Associates, an engineering and architecture firm that works in the hydroelectric power industry, has signed a letter of intent to purchase planning and design firm SAA Des...

US$2.24 trillion for green bonds coincide with standards for marine hydrokinetic risk management

Standards and transparency. Managers who oversee trillions of investment dollars now have similar goals with those who are dedicated to marine hydrokinetic (MHK) development fro...
MWH Global appoints chief strategy officer

Smith named chief strategy officer for MWH Global

David A. Smith is now chief strategy officer for MWH Global.

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