• Connect With Us:
  • Hydro Project Activity Topic Center

    News and information related to new hydroelectric plant development, rehabilitation and upgrade of existing facilities, ocean/tidal/stream power, pumped storage plants, and small hydro projects.

    Hydro Project Activity-cap_hydro_c08
    Hydro TC Seperator Image v2


    New Development

    British Columbia Map

    Alterra, Fiera announce partnership for Canada's 62-MW Jimmie Creek hydropower project

    04/24/2014 The Alterra Power Corp. and Fiera Axium Infrastructure Inc. have announc...
    Arlen Orchard

    California hydroelectric power operator names new CEO

    04/24/2014 The Sacramento Municipal Utility District has announced the selection of...
    Coca Coda Sinclair Hydropower Project

    EPC contractor selects SediCon for Coca Coda Sinclair hydro project desanders

    04/23/2014 Equipment manufacturer SediCon has been contracted to provide desanding ...
    Pakistan Map

    Comments sought on proposed environmental study of Pakistan's 4,500-MW Diamer Bhasha hydro project

    04/23/2014 The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) seeks comments on ...
    Burundi Map

    World Bank provides loan for Burundi hydropower plants

    04/23/2014 The World Bank has approved a US$100 million grant to the Republic of Bu...
    Slab Creek Hydroelectric Plant

    California utility seeks design, engineering for 2.7-MW New Slab Creek hydro plant

    04/22/2014 Sacramento Municipal Utility District seeks bids to provide owner's engi...

    Ocean/Tidal/Stream Power

    MHK is hydro…and here to stay

    04/22/2014 I've had MHK on the brain for quite a while now. And for good reason.
    Alderney Map

    Race Tidal announces 300 MW ocean power array near Alderney

    04/11/2014 OpenHydro and Alderney Renewable Energy have signed a joint venture that...
    Basse-Normandie, France

    Organizations teaming up for marine energy research in France's Basse-Normandie region

    04/10/2014 Officials from West Normandy Marine Energy (WNME) and the Regional Missi...
    Atlantis Tidal Turbine

    Atlantis, Dongfang extend tidal turbine research agreement

    04/07/2014 Technology developer Atlantis Resources has extended its partnership wit...
    CETO Unit

    Carnegie claims last berth at UK's Wave Hub marine energy test site

    04/01/2014 Technology developer Carnegie Wave Energy has secured the last berth at ...
    Bay of Fundy

    Marine Current Turbines, Bluewater Energy to develop 2 MW tidal turbine for Bay of Fundy

    04/01/2014 Siemens AG subsidiary Marine Current Turbines Ltd. and Bluewater Energy ...

    Rehabilitation & Repair

    Lower Monumental Dam

    U.S. seeks firms for rewind, cavitation repair at 810-MW Lower Monumental Dam

    04/24/2014 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seeks information on firms able to perf...
    Grand Coulee Dam

    New control system on line at 6.8-GW Grand Coulee hydropower plant

    04/24/2014 A new control system implemented by communications technology company Re...
    VNF Logo

    French waterways agency seeks refurbishment of Plancher-Bas Dam

    04/24/2014 France's navigable waterways agency, Voies Navigables de France (VNF), s...
    Canton Lake Dam

    U.S. seeks spillway channel excavation at Canton Lake Dam

    04/23/2014 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seeks bids to perform the remaining exc...

    Small Hydro

    Slab Creek Hydroelectric Plant

    California utility seeks design, engineering for 2.7-MW New Slab Creek hydro plant

    04/22/2014 Sacramento Municipal Utility District seeks bids to provide owner's engi...
    Philpott Hydropower Project

    U.S. extends bidding for operation and maintenance of 14-MW Philpott hydro project

    04/22/2014 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has extended the deadline for bids from...
    DOE Seal

    DOE announces new opportunities for hydroelectric power technology developers

    04/21/2014 The U.S. Department of Energy has made a pair of announcements designed ...
    Apple Logo

    Apple acquires 45-Mile small hydropower project

    04/15/2014 Electronics giant Apple has acquired a small hydroelectric plant near th...

    Pumped Storage Hydro

    Carters Dam

    U.S. seeks firms to replace generator-motor stators at 600-MW Carters Dam

    04/17/2014 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seeks information on firms able to manu...
    NYPA Logo

    NYPA releases annual report

    04/16/2014 The 2013 Annual Report released by the New York Power Authority earlier ...
    Blenheim-Gilboa Pumped Storage Project

    New York Power Authority to relicense 1,160-MW pumped-storage hydro facility

    04/11/2014 The New York Power Authority filed with the Federal Energy Regulatory Co...


    Hydro Industry Financials

    Most Read Articles