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    Perspectives: Why Discriminate against Small Hydro?

    01/25/2014

    What is the basis for this discrimination toward existing hydroelectric power plants, and why are they not getting any of these subsidies to stay in business?

    Hydro Buyer's Guide website update provides great new features

    01/09/2014

    An update to the Hydro Buyers' Guide online at HydroWorld.com provides a clean new look and many updated features, including products and services grouped into seven broad categories for ease of use.

    Alstom announces contracts for Israel's Gilbao pumped-storage hydropower plant

    01/09/2014

    Alstom has signed several contracts with PSP Investment Ltd. to provide both equipment and operation & maintenance services for Israel's 300-MW Gilboa pumped-storage hydropower plant.

    India's THDC awards EPC contract for 444-MW Vishnugad Pipalkoti hydropower project

    01/08/2014

    India's Hindustan Construction Company has won an engineering, procurement and construction contract from THDC for the 444-MW Vishnugad Pipalkoti hydroelectric project.

    Tidal energy company names new non-executive chairman

    01/06/2014

    Tidal technology and project developer Atlantis Resources Limited has named a new non-executive chairman as it moves toward an initial share sale on the London Stock Exchange, the Singapore-based group has announced.

    Funding approved for new Pakistani hydroelectric training center

    01/02/2014

    Officials from the French Development Agency, the European Union and the French government have signed an agreement to establish a hydroelectric training center in Pakistan.

    NorthWestern Energy files to acquire 11 hydropower plants

    01/02/2014

    Utility company NorthWestern Energy has submitted a formal request to the Montana Public Service Commission for the purchase of 11 hydroelectric power projects and related assets from PPL Montana.

    Africa's Hydropower Future

    01/01/2014

    By David Appleyard
    A gradual process of development has started yielding results for African hydropower, with a swathe of international hydro and associated power export projects under way or planned.

    Voith Hydro names new director of marketing and sales

    12/20/2013

    Voith Hydro has promoted Carl Atkinson to its Director of Marketing and Sales, following another internal promotion announced by the global hydropower technology manufacturer earlier this year.

    NYPA hydroelectric power allocations creating new jobs in New York

    12/19/2013

    Hydroelectric power allotments announced by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York Power Authority (NYPA) will lead to the creation of almost 650 new jobs and US$206 million in capital investments.

    British Hydropower Association names new CEO

    12/16/2013

    The British Hydropower Association has Simon Hamlyn as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective after current CEO David Williams retires Jan. 22, 2014.

    Canadian government works out loan guarantee for Lower Churchill hydroelectric projects

    12/16/2013

    Canadian officials on Dec. 10 announced the finalization of a federal loan guarantee for Nalcor Energy's Lower Churchill hydroelectric projects.

    EMEC director honored for renewable energy contributions

    12/13/2013

    Scottish Renewables has awarded Neil Kermode, managing director of the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC), with an award for the "Outstanding Contribution" to the renewable energy industry during a recent ceremony.

    Nine banks provide financing for Chile's 531-MW Alto Maipo hydropower project

    12/12/2013

    Developer AES Gener has received US$1.217 billion in funding from a syndicate of local and international banks for the construction of Chile's 531-MW Alto Maipo hydropower project.

    RWE receives funds for two Michigan small hydropower plants

    12/12/2013

    Renewable World Energies LLC (RWE) has completed a US$2.3 million debt through a new investment arrangement with the Geo Investors Renewable Infrastructure Fund, the Wisconsin-based small hydroelectric power plant owner and operator has announced.

    TVA seeks candidates for dam safety review board

    12/10/2013

    The Tennessee Valley Authority is seeking candidates for positions on its Dam Safety Independent Review Board (IRB), which serves in an advisory role to TVA's Dam Safety Officer.

    Northern Exposure: Canadian Hydro in the Spotlight

    12/09/2013

    Hydroelectric power has been a staple in Canada's energy mix for more than a century, but its role is evolving. Find out how politics, social responsibility and foreign markets are shaping the industry's future.

    Mott MacDonald selected to monitor construction of Peru's 406-MW Chaglla hydroelectric project

    12/09/2013

    The Bank of New York Mellon has appointed Mott MacDonald as an independent engineer to monitor construction of the 406-MW Chaglla hydroelectric project in Peru.

    Tajikistan receives ADB funds for Golovnaya hydropower plant rehab, upgrades

    12/05/2013

    The Asian Development Bank has approve a US$136 million grant for the refurbishment of electrical and mechanical equipment at Tajikistan's 240-MW Golovnaya hydropower plant.

    Royal HaskoningDHV, TIRASA sign agreement for Indonesian small hydropower development

    12/03/2013

    An agreement signed recently by consultancy Royal HaskoningDHV and renewable energy developer PT Bhakti Putra Bangsa (TIRASA) will see the parties collaborate in developing a total of 100 MW of small hydropower in Indonesia within the next five years.


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