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Site C hydro lawsuit filed

Update: Premier weighs in on labor dispute for Site C hydro project in Canada

03/05/2015

British Columbia Premier Christy Clark has instructed Jessica McDonald, executive officer of BC Hydro, to change the contract terms for the 1,100-MW Site C hydro project to allow unions to organize at the construction site.

720-MW Karot Hydroelectric Project

Pakistan awards US$1.4 billion contract for 720-MW Karot hydroelectric project on Jhelum River

03/04/2015 Pakistan's Environmental Protection Agency announced this week that it has awarded a US$1.4 billion contract for development of the 720-MW Karot hydroelectric project on the Jhelum River in the Rawalpindi district of Pakistan, to a group of Pakistani and Chinese investors that includes China Thre...
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Mega First signs agreement for development of Don Sahong hydropower project in Laos

03/03/2015

Mega First Corp. Bhd. has signed an agreement with Laotian utility Electricite du Laos to regulate its participation in developing the 240- to 360-MW Don Sahong hydropower project.

Karuma Hydroelectric Plant

Alstom receives turbine order for Uganda's 600-MW Karuma hydropower plant

03/03/2015

Chinese engineering and construction company Sinohydro has awarded Alstom a US$65 million contract to provide equipment and technical services for Uganda's Karuma hydropower plant.

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Gravity Renewables acquires New York's 3.5-MW Stillwater hydropower project

02/27/2015

Small hydro developer Gravity Renewables has completed the acquisition of the 3.5-MW Stillwater hydropower plant on New York's Hudson River.

Rucatayo Hydropower Project

Norway's Statkraft moves to take majority interest in Chilean hydropower company

02/26/2015

European energy producer Statkraft has agreed to purchase a majority stake in Chilean hydropower company Empresa Electrica Pilmaiquen S.A.

Calcago joins Gannett Fleming security team

Calcagno, Gloschat join Gannett Fleming’s security team

02/26/2015

Gannett Fleming announces two additions to its Security and Safety Services Team: Frank Calcagno, Jr., and Joachim A. Gloschat, Jr.

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Tidal energy turbine manufacturer Tocardo acquires Swanturbines

02/26/2015

Hydrokinetic technology developer Tocardo Tidal Turbines has reached an agreement to acquire Swanturbines Intellectual Property, the Dutch company announced this week.

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Reorganization takes place at Canadian utility BC Hydro

02/25/2015

The chief executive officer of BC Hydro, Jessica McDonald, has reorganized the company’s executive team, creating new business units and promoting former Executive Vice President Chris O’Riley to deputy CEO. This is according to reports by multiple Canadian news sources. 

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Cube Hydro acquires 10 small hydroelectric projects from Harbor Hydro

02/25/2015

Renewables developer Cube Hydro Partners LLC has acquired a 100% interest in 10 run-of-river hydroelectric projects from Harbor Hydro LLC, the New York-based company reported.

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