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World Bank commits funding to Pakistan's 108-MW Gulpur hydropower project


The World Bank's International Finance Corporation group has agreed to finance the 108-MW Gulpur hydropower plant that will be located on the Poonch River in Pakistan.

TVA hires Quirk as general counsel

Hydro project operator TVA adds Quirk as executive vice president, general counsel


Sherry Quirk has been named executive vice president and general counsel for hydro project operator Tennessee Valley Authority.

IRENA reports on low renewable energy costs

Renewable costs (including hydro) competitive with fossil, report finds


The cost to generate power from renewable sources (including hydro) has reached parity with or dropped below the cost of fossil fuels for many technologies in many parts of the world, according to a recent press release from the International Renewable Energy Agency.

Canada’s US$2.2 billion Lower Mattagami hydroelectric project provides power and empowerment

01/21/2015 Total capacity has increased from 486 MW to 924 MW at four fully operational redeveloped hydroelectric projects on the Mattagami River, according to Ontario Power Generation (OPG), thanks to the newly commissioned US$2.2 billion Lower Mattagami hydroelectric project in the Moose River Basin of no...

TransAlta pulls proposal for 100-MW Dunvegan hydropower plant


Canada's TransAlta has rescinded its application to build the 100-MW Dunvegan hydropower plant on the Peace River, according to a letter filed this week with the Alberta Utilities Commission.

HydroVision Russia 2015 keynote address to include World Energy Council, Russian Federation involvement


The organizers of HydroVision Russia and POWER-GEN Russia are pleased to announce the support of the Russian Federation's Ministry of Energy and other industry leaders, making the upcoming conference and exhibition an important event for all those working Russia's energy market.

Mahoning Creek hydro project

Kimble, Studen join staff of Enduring Hydro LLC


Enduring Hydro LLC has hired Juan Kimble, P.E., as managing director of hydropower and Irwin Studen as managing director and chief financial officer. 

Ontario Waterpower Association announces board for 2015-16


The Ontario Waterpower Association has announced its Board Executives and Directors for 2015-16.

Dutch pension fund acquires Norwegian hydropower operator


European asset manager Aquila Capital has completed its acquisition of Norwegian hydroelectric project operator Norsk Gronnkraft AS on behalf of the Dutch General Pension Fund for Public Employees (ABP) and German insurance companies.

Cube Hydro buys two hydro plants

Cube Hydro buys New York hydroelectric plants from Burrows Paper


Cube Hydro New York LLC has acquired two small hydroelectric plants in New York from Burrows Paper Corp.

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