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New Hydro Development

NHA Annual Conference

NHA adds Rep. Tonko, White House adviser Dorgelo to annual conference keynote

03/27/2015 The National Hydropower Association is pleased to announce the addition ...
BHEL contract for Rammam hydro project

Contract awarded to supply 120-MW Rammam Stage-III hydro plant in India

03/27/2015 Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited has been awarded a contract worth INR2....
Nigeria Map

Nigeria commits to developing hydroelectric power during World Water Day 2015 event

03/26/2015 An official from Nigeria's Ministry of Water Resources has said it will ...
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DOE, Army, Interior extend partnership for hydroelectric power development

03/25/2015 The U.S. Department of Energy, U.S. Department of the Interior and U.S. ...
Upper Tamakoshi Hydropower Project

NEA forms committee to mediate worker strike at 456-MW Upper Tamakoshi hydropower plant

03/24/2015 Officials are hoping that talks mediated by a four-member committee will...
Malawi Map

Malawi seeks environmental, social studies of 20-MW Chimgonda, 140-MW Mpatamanga hydro projects

03/24/2015 The government of Malawi invites expressions of interest from consultant...

Marine & Hydrokinetics (MHK)

EMEC collaboration gives wave and tidal energy tech developers free opportunity to test components

03/24/2015 A collaboration between the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) and the...
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Marine and hydrokinetic energy taking center stage at new event

03/13/2015 The inaugural International Marine Renewable Energy Conference (IMREC) a...
Nautricity Tidal Turbine

Nautricity tidal turbine begins testing at EMEC's Fall of Warness site

03/10/2015 Tidal turbine manufacturer Nautricity has secured a grid-connected test ...
Tocardo Tidal Turbine

Tidal energy turbine manufacturer Tocardo acquires Swanturbines

02/26/2015 Hydrokinetic technology developer Tocardo Tidal Turbines has reached an ...

German marine hydrokinetics subsidiary appoints new Managing Director, tests new SIT

02/23/2015 Earlier this February, Schottel Group appointed Niels Alexander Lange, 3...

NHA Annual Conference early bird registration discount ends February 27

02/20/2015 Time is running out for National Hydropower Association members to recei...

Rehabilitation & Repair

Summersville Dam

U.S. issues new call for fixed cone valve for West Virginia's Summersville Dam

03/26/2015 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has issued a new call for bids to suppl...
Warsak Hydropower Project

Pakistan seeks tendering agent for rehab of 243-MW Warsak hydro project

03/26/2015 Pakistan's Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) seeks bids to s...
Dworshak Hydropower Project

U.S. seeks oil filtration, circuit breakers for 402-MW Dworshak hydro project

03/25/2015 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seeks bids to supply oil filtration sys...

U.S. further extends impeller replacement, stator rewind bidding at 314-MW Keys Pump-Generating hydro plant

03/24/2015 The Bureau of Reclamation further extended the deadline for bids to supp...

Small Hydro

After C$505,000 in repairs, 7.4-MW Snare Falls hydroelectric plant is operational

03/23/2015 Electricity to supply communities in Canada’s Northwest Territories is a...
Nine hydro plants up for sale

Nine U.S. hydropower plants to be sold by Eversource Energy

03/20/2015 Eversource Energy is selling nine hydropower plants as part of an agreem...

Swiss utility seeks turbine-generator for 570-kW Morteratsch hydro project

03/19/2015 Swiss-based generator Repower AG seeks bids to supply a replacement turb...
TLS Hydro Power Ltd.

UK company seeks US$3.7 million through bond initiative for small hydro projects

03/19/2015 TradeLink Solutions (TLS) Energy Group, based in Hertfordshire, England,...

Pumped Storage Hydro

Vianden Pumped-Storage Hydropower Project

Voith awarded contract for 1,045-MW Vianden pumped-storage plant upgrades

03/24/2015 Equipment manufacturer Voith has been awarded a contract by owner Societ...
Muddy Run Pumped Storage Hydropower Plant

Final FERC EIS endorses relicensing three Susquehanna River hydro projects

03/18/2015 The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission staff has issued a final enviro...
Erzhausen Pumped-Storage Hydropower Project

Firms sought to expand storage of Germany's 220-MW Erzhausen Pumped-Storage

03/05/2015 A unit of European utility Statkraft invites applications for pre-qualif...

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