• Connect With Us:
  • Hydro Technology & Equipment

    News coverage of hydro technology and equipment, such as hydroelectric generators and electrical components, water turbines and mechanical components, controls and automation, and research and development.

    Technology & Equip-Jocasseeturbine

    Sticky Wickets

    Coatings Mitigate Butterfly Valve Leakage

    Coatings Mitigate Valve Leakage

    Water flowing through the penstocks at 90-MW Cushman 2 resulted in pits and eroded valves on the butterfly valves. Tacoma Power used silicon carbide-filled epoxy to restore the valve seats, then ap... Read More
    Using HDPE Pipe in Guatemala

    Using HDPE Pipe in Guatemala

    Rather than steel pipe, Grupo Secacao chose high-density polyethylene pipe to transport water over the mountains  for its new station on the Choloma River. This more flexible material was bett... Read More
    1/2
    Previous Slide Play Slide Pause Slide Next Slide

    Hydro Glossary

     

    Booklet provides definitions
    of 300 terms commonly used
    in the hydroelectric industry. 
    A ‘must have’ for all hydro
    professionals.

    Order Today!!

    For details, please contact
    Foster Printing for reprints,
    (866) 879-9144 or email us at
    pennwellreprints@fosterprinting.com.

    Product of the Week

    LevelTROLL

    In-Situ announces new water, temperature logger

    Technology developer In-Situ Inc. has announced the development of a new water level an...
    Chesterton Seals

    Chesterton introduces new split seal with hydropower project applications

    The A.W. Chesterton Company has introduced a new product designed to combine "supe...
    Parker Hannifin Logo

    Parker Hannifin offers vibration sensor for hydropower project equipment monitoring

    Technologies manufacturer Parker Hannifin has introduced a wireless vibration sensor as...
    ASI-Marine ABIS ROV

    ASI-Marine unveils new tool for hydropower project tunnel inspections

    A new remotely operated vehicle (ROV) from Canadian manufacturer ASI-Marine Technology ...
    Hydroplus Logo

    Hydroplus wins contracts for two dam projects

    Fusegate system developer Hydroplus Inc. has been awarded a pair of contracts for work ...
    Hydro TC Seperator Image v2


    Latest Technology & Equipment News

    Satellite

    Satellites could help Brazil's hydroelectric power operators forecast weather patterns

    04/23/2014

    Brazilian researchers have met to discuss the use of satellites to collect hydrometeorological data to better forecast weather-related events.

    Coca Coda Sinclair Hydropower Project

    EPC contractor selects SediCon for Coca Coda Sinclair hydro project desanders

    04/23/2014

    Equipment manufacturer SediCon has been contracted to provide desanding units for Ecuador's 1,500-MW Coca Codo Sinclair hydroelectric plant.

    Himachal Pradesh Map

    India utility seeks digital governors for 180-MW Baira Siul hydro project

    04/22/2014

    India's NHPC Ltd. seeks bids to replace existing governors with microprocessor-based digital governor systems at the 180-MW Baira Siul hydroelectric project in India's Himachal Pradesh State.

    DOE Seal

    DOE announces new opportunities for hydroelectric power technology developers

    04/21/2014

    The U.S. Department of Energy has made a pair of announcements designed to promote the development of hydroelectric power and other renewable energy technologies in support of the Obama administration's "all-of-the-above" plan.

    Italy Map

    Italy utility seeks valves for 15.6-MW Mallero 1, 4.4-MW Mallero 2 hydro projects

    04/21/2014

    Italian renewable energy operator Enel Green Power S.p.A. seeks bids to supply replacement valves for 15.6-MW Mallero 1 and 4.4-MW Mallero 2 hydroelectric projects in Sondrio Province of Italy's Lombardy Region.

    LevelTROLL

    In-Situ announces new water, temperature logger

    04/21/2014

    Technology developer In-Situ Inc. has announced the development of a new water level and temperature data logger.

    Carters Dam

    U.S. seeks firms to replace generator-motor stators at 600-MW Carters Dam

    04/17/2014

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seeks information on firms able to manufacture replacement stator components at Carters Pumped-Storage facility, part of the 600-MW Carters Dam hydroelectric project in Georgia.

    Corps Generating Unit

    Corps seeks arc flash analysis at Tulsa District hydro projects

    04/17/2014

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers invites expressions of interest to perform short circuit and arc flash analysis at various facilities, including its hydroelectric projects in the Corps' Tulsa District.

    Generators & Electrical Components

    Carters Dam

    U.S. seeks firms to replace generator-motor stators at 600-MW Carters Dam

    04/17/2014 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seeks information on firms able to manu...
    Corps Generating Unit

    Corps seeks arc flash analysis at Tulsa District hydro projects

    04/17/2014 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers invites expressions of interest to perf...

    Turbines & Mechanical Components

    Coca Coda Sinclair Hydropower Project

    EPC contractor selects SediCon for Coca Coda Sinclair hydro project desanders

    04/23/2014 Equipment manufacturer SediCon has been contracted to provide desanding ...
    Italy Map

    Italy utility seeks valves for 15.6-MW Mallero 1, 4.4-MW Mallero 2 hydro projects

    04/21/2014 Italian renewable energy operator Enel Green Power S.p.A. seeks bids to ...

    Research & Development

    Satellites could help Brazil's hydroelectric power operators forecast weather patterns

    04/23/2014 Brazilian researchers have met to discuss the use of satellites to colle...

    DOE announces new opportunities for hydroelectric power technology developers

    04/21/2014 The U.S. Department of Energy has made a pair of announcements designed ...

    Controls & Automation

    India utility seeks digital governors for 180-MW Baira Siul hydro project

    04/22/2014 India's NHPC Ltd. seeks bids to replace existing governors with micropro...

    In-Situ announces new water, temperature logger

    04/21/2014 Technology developer In-Situ Inc. has announced the development of a new...


    Most Read Articles