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    Group makes loan for Vietnam's 1,200-MW Lai Chau hydropower plant


    A group of banks has agreed to provide US$689.29 million in financing to the Electricity of Viet Nam (EVN) for the 1,200-MW Lai Chau hydropower plant.

    World Bank announces funding for Angola's Cambambe 2 hydropower project expansion


    The World Bank has committed US$512 million to Angola to finance an expansion of the Cambambe hydropower project.

    Cameroon seeks local development plan for area of 30-MW Lom Pangar hydro project


    Cameroon utility Electricity Development Corp. (EDC) invites expressions of interest from consultants to design and implement a local development plan for communities affected by construction of the 30-MW Lom Pangar hydroelectric project on Cameroon's Sanaga River.

    Work begins this week on delayed Sri Lankan hydropower project


    Work on Sri Lanka's long-delayed 35-MW Broadlands hydropower project will begin later this week, according to Asian news sources.

    Corps extends call for architect-engineers to plan, design water projects


    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has extended the deadline for expressions of interest from small businesses for architect-engineer services to plan and design Corps water resource projects.

    Paraguay extends electro-mechanical bidding for 206-MW Yguazu hydroelectric project


    Paraguay utility Administracion Nacional de Electricidad (ANDE) has extended the deadline for bids to supply electro-mechanical equipment for the 206-MW Yguazu hydroelectric project in Paraguay.

    International experts meeting in Denver to discuss hydropower project development


    With hydroelectric power being regarded as an attractive primary option for renewable energy developers around the world, a group of international experts from around the world are meeting in Denver, Colo., for an important discussion on project development.

    OWA, COO teaming up for hydroelectric power development workshop


    The Ontario Waterpower Association and Chiefs of Ontario are conducting a workshop for members of the hydroelectric power industry with a focus on mutual capacity building.

    Hydro construction firms sought for Uganda's 16-MW Kikagati, 39-MW Nsongezi


    TronderEnergi AS, on behalf of Kikagati Power Co. Ltd., invites expressions of interest from hydro construction firms to develop the 16-MW Kikagati hydroelectric project and possibly the 39-MW Nsongezi hydro project in Uganda.

    Canada's Kruger Energy partners with developers of Hawaiian small hydro project


    Canadian power company Kruger Energy has partnered with Pacific Light and Power and Orenco Hydropower to develop the 8.6-MW Puu Lua small hydropower project.

    HydroVision Brasil 2013 Projects of the Year nominations open


    The editors of Hydro Review and HRW-Hydro Review Worldwide are now accepting nominations for their "Projects of the Year" awards program, which will be awarded during HydroVision Brasil's closing luncheon.

    Kenya seeks study, design for hydro development at Chania River, Thika Dam


    Kenya's Athi Water Services Board invites expressions of interest from firms to perform hydro development feasibility studies for the water agency's Chania River Outfall and Thika Dam off-take sites as well as design and supervision of a Chania River Outfall hydroelectric project.

    Webcast offers insight into Brazil's hydroelectric power market


    The organizers of HydroVision Brasil have announced an exciting opportunityfor all members of the hydroelectric power industry in anticipation of this year's conference and exhibition.

    A Brown secures rights for hydropower project development in Philippines


    Philippines-based real estate developer A Brown Company, Inc. has signed a deal with the country's Department of Energy to develop a 24 MW hydroelectric project in the Surigao del Sur province.

    Editors of Hydro Review & HRW-Hydro Review Worldwide seek reader feedback


    The editors of Hydro Review and HRW-Hydro Review Worldwide magazines are once more asking for reader feedback to better serve the hydroelectric power audience.

    India developer seeks turnkey construction of 66-MW Loktak Downstream hydro project


    India hydro developer Loktak Downstream Hydroelectric Corp. Ltd. (LDHC) invites applications for pre-qualification for turnkey construction of the 66-MW Loktak Downstream hydroelectric project in India's Manipur State.

    Scottish group meets funding goals for new small hydro plant


    Scottish renewable energy developer Harlaw Hydro Ltd. has met its goal of raising about US$477,000 for a new 65 kW hydropower project via the sale of public shares.

    Hydro technology company's Brazilian branch earns industry honors


    Voith Hydro Brazil has been recognized as the best company in the Brazilian capital goods sector for the second consecutive year, the company announced.

    Malaysia looking to increase hydroelectric power capacity with rehab, new projects


    Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) has identified five sites that will help the Malaysian utility raise its hydroelectric power capacity from its current 1,900 MW to more than 3,000 MW by 2020, the company told Asian news sources.

    EDF reissues call for civil construction for new powerhouse at 187-MW Kembs


    Electricite de France (EDF) has reissued a solicitation for civil works construction for a new powerhouse of the 187-MW Kembs hydroelectric project on the Rhine River in France's Alsace Province.

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