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    Krasnoyarsk Hydro-Power Plant in its biggest trailing week gain for 3 weeks 20 August, 2014 18:00 SAMT

    08/20/2014

    RUSSIAN DAILY STOCK REPORT

    Krasnoyarsk Hydro-Power Plant (MICEX:KRSG), Russia's 6th largest electric company by market cap, increased 53.0 Kopeck (or 0.5%) to close at RUB97.60. In the past week the shares have lifted 3.7%, the biggest trailing week gain since July 29. Compared with the MICEX Index which rose 8.6 points (or 0.6%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -0.1%.

    Hydropower project: PC not satisfied with cost estimates

    08/20/2014

    Planning Commission is reportedly not satisfied with the cost estimates of 128 MW Keyal Khwar Hydropower Project and asked Water Power Development Authority (Wapda) to review the project cost, well informed sources told Business Recorder. According to sources, the cost of land compensation and other expenditures are doubtful and Wapda has been asked to rationalise the overall cost.

    Arun Valley Hydropower Development decreases 1.4%, 3 days' volume in a day 20 August, 2014 15:00 NPT

    08/20/2014

    NEPALESE DAILY STOCK REPORT

    Arun Valley Hydropower Development Company Limited (NEPSE:AHPC), Nepal's 4th largest hydropower company by market cap, decreased NPR7.0 (or 1.4%) to close at NPR477.0. Trading volume was 3.3 times average. Compared with the Nepse Index which fell 12.6 points (or 1.2%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -0.2%.

    Gilkes hosting site open day

    08/20/2014

    Gilkes are offering a chance to visit the 100kW Glen Tarken hydroelectric scheme on 25 September 2014 in Perth, Scotland.

    ZPC Seeking Investors

    08/20/2014

    ZIMBABWE Power Company is seeking investors to build a 30 megawatt hydro power plant in Gairezi as the company continues exploring small scale hydroelectric potential in the country, the power generating company said in a statement. Interested bidders are required to submit their proposals by November 8 this year and should disclose in their documents, "technical and funding" capability to implement the project.

    Transmission line: Rs 17 billion sovereign guarantee approved by ECC

    08/20/2014

    Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has approved, in principle, a government sovereign guarantee of Rs 17 billion for construction of 500-KV double circuit transmission line from Neelum Jhelum Hydro Power Plant to Gujranwala.

    The ECC meeting presided over by Finance Minister Senator Ishaq Dar was told that an amount of Rs 17 billion would be taken as loan from local banks for implementation of the project subject to approval of borrowing terms and conditions by the Ministry of Finance. The meeting was informed that the total cost of the project is Rs 22.582 billion, including a Rs 13.553 billion, Foreign Exchange Component (FEC).

    Intellectual Property India Publishes Patent Application for 'Hydraulic Turbine and Hydroelectric Power Plant' Filed by Jouni Jokela

    08/20/2014

    MUMBAI, India, Aug. 20 -- Intellectual Property India has published a patent application (8153/CHENP/2013 A) filed by Jouni Jokela, Switzerland, on Oct. 8, 2013, for a 'hydraulic turbine and hydroelectric power plant.'

    Russia - Nuclear Power.

    08/20/2014

    Moscow has intended to expand the role of nuclear and hydro-power generation to allow for greater export of fossil fuels. But a severe drought in 2010 caused hydro-power generation to fall sharply. Russiahas an installed nuclear capacity of over 22m KW, distributed across31 operational reactors at ten locations, all west of the Ural Mountains. But Russia's NPPs are ageing. Roughly half of the country's 31 NPPs use the RBMK design used in Ukraine's ill-fated Chernobyl reactor.

    Financing for Nam Ngiep 1

    08/20/2014

    project in place four Thai Banks join $900m credit facility

    Vientiane Times,

    The Nation

    Four Thai banks are taking part in the credit facility for a hydropower plant in Laos under the leadership of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Japan Bank for International Cooperation.

    Contact Energy profit up 17.6% on new plant and hydro gains

    08/20/2014

    The stars aligned for Contact Energy in the year to June 30, producing a 17.6% increase in net profit at $234 million and a second dividend increase for shareholders in two years, as a new geothermal power station came on stream and the upgraded Cook Strait cable allowed plentiful water in South Island hydro-electricity catchments to be used to best effect.

    Chilime Hydro Power drops 2.4% on firm volume 20 August, 2014 15:00 NPT

    08/20/2014

    NEPALESE DAILY STOCK REPORT

    Chilime Hydro power Co. (NEPSE:CHCL), Nepal's largest hydropower company by market cap, dropped NPR60.0 (or 2.4%) to close at NPR2,394.0. Compared with the Nepse Index which fell 12.6 points (or 1.2%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -1.2%. Trading volume was 1.7 times average.

    State Govt urged to strengthen OHPC

    08/20/2014

    BHUBANESWAR, Aug. 21 -- The OHPC Employees Unions Coordination Committee on Wednesday alleged that the Odisha Hydro Power Corporation (OHPC) is not in a good shape due to lack of interest and foresightedness of the State Government to strengthen the corporation.

    Haitian Hydropower International rises 1.5% on high volatility post earnings release 20 August, 2014 17:00 HKT

    08/20/2014

    HONG KONG DAILY STOCK REPORT

    Haitian Hydropower International Ltd. (HK:08261) traded between an intraday low of 62.0c and a high of 68.0c. The price range has expanded in the last two days (from 3.0c two days ago to 6.0c today) which, accompanied by a price rise, is a bullish signal. The average daily volatility of 4.4% places the stock in the 2nd quartile in the market meaning it is moderately volatile. Today its volatility (highest price minus lowest price/lowest price) of 9.7% was 2.2 times the average daily volatility of 4.4%, up from 1.5% on Tuesday and 4.6% on Monday. A price rise on high volatility is a bullish signal. The stock price increased 1.0c (or 1.5%) to close at 68.0c. Compared with the Hang Seng Index which rose 36.8 points (or 0.2%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 1.3%. Haitian Hydropower International increased 1.5% in the 7 trading sessions after earnings were released.

    Light at the end of tunnel for 140MW Tanahun project

    08/20/2014

    KATHMANDU: The uncertainty over implementation of the 140-megawatt Tanahu Hydropower Project may be over as early as this week, as the Ministry of Energy (MoE) is about to complete reviewing bids of firms that have expressed interest to work as project supervision consultant.

    Once the revision is complete, the ministry will select a preferred bidder, which will be responsible for supporting Tanahu Hydropower Limited, a special purpose vehicle created to implement the hydropower project, in the areas of project administration and design, engineering services, contracting, management control, procurement and other technical aspects.

    NTPC set to quit hydel power, NHPC thermal

    08/20/2014

    New Delhi, Aug. 21 -- The first signs of consolidation are visible in India's power sector.

    India's largest thermal power company, NTPC Ltd, is exiting its non-core assets comprising of 1,611 mega watt (MW) of hydel power projects to public sector units including National Hydroelectric Power Cor p (NHPC) and others that possess core competence of executing hydro power projects.

    F L C Hydro Power in its biggest trailing week gain for 2 months 20 August, 2014 03:30 IST

    08/20/2014

    SRI LANKAN DAILY STOCK REPORT

    F L C Hydro Power PLC (CSE:HPFL), lifted 20.0c (or 3.5%) to close at LKR5.90. In the past week the shares have lifted 3.5%, the biggest trailing week gain since July 15. Compared with the All Share Price Index which rose 14.1 points (or 0.2%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 3.3%.

    Can Don Hydro Power decreases on robust volume 20 August, 2014 17:30 ICT

    08/20/2014

    VIETNAMESE DAILY STOCK REPORT

    Can Don Hydro Power Joint Stock Company (HOSE:SJD), Vietnam's 3rd largest electric company by market cap, decreased VND100.0 (or 0.4%) to close at VND27,500.0. Compared with the VN Index which rose 1.9 points (or 0.3%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -0.7%. This has been exacerbated by robust volume of 2.2 times average. The stock fell for a second day on Wednesday bringing its two-day fall to VND300.0 or 1.1%.

    BEARISH SIGNALS
    Fundamentals:
    + As per the Du Pont analysis, Return on Equity of 18.3% is lower than sector average of 19.6%. This is computed as net profit margin of 47.8% times asset turnover [sales/assets] of 0.27 times leverage factor [total assets/shareholders' equity] of 1.4.

    CS visits Lakhwad, Vyasi hydel project sites

    08/20/2014

    DEHRADUN, Aug. 21 -- In a bid to lead by example to inspire confidence, Chief Secretary Subhash Kumar, who had allotted responsibilities of the districts among the principal secretaries and the secretaries making them in-charge and accountable for the districts, himself visited the Lakhwad and Vyasi hydro power project sites. The 120 MW Vyshi hydro power project and 300 MW Lakhwad Project are being executed at the expense of Rs 936 crore and the work will get expedited after rainy season is over. During interaction with the officials, Kumar instructed them to inspect the sites every month to take stock of the things regarding execution.

    ZPC Seeking Investors

    08/20/2014

    ZIMBABWE Power Company is seeking investors to build a 30 megawatt hydro power plant in Gairezi as the company continues exploring small scale hydroelectric potential in the country, the power generating company said in a statement. Interested bidders are required to submit their proposals by November 8 this year and should disclose in their documents, "technical and funding" capability to implement the project.

    Na Loi Hydropower increases 0.8% - outperforming 88% of stocks 20 August, 2014 17:30 ICT

    08/20/2014

    VIETNAMESE DAILY STOCK REPORT

    Na Loi Hydropower Joint Stock Company (HNX:NLC), Vietnam's 7th largest electric company by market cap, increased VND200.0 (or 0.8%) to close at VND24,200.0. In the Vietnam market of 474 stocks traded today, the stock has a 6-month relative price strength of 88 which means it is outperforming 88% of the market. A price rise combined with a high relative strength is a bullish signal. Compared with the VN Index which rose 1.9 points (or 0.3%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 0.5%.

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