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Deadline for PennWell Wall of Honor sponsorships, nominations is June 24

06/02/2014

The PennWell Corporation is proud to once again feature the Wall of Honor as a prominent part of all its 2014 North America Power Events.

Luebke to lead Bureau of Reclamation's Technical Service Center

06/02/2014

Bureau of Reclamation Acting Commissioner Lowell Pimley has named Tom Luebke, P.E., as Director of Reclamation’s Technical Service Center, effective today.

 

U.S. extends bidding for cavitation repair at 6,809-MW Grand Coulee, 428-MW Hungry Horse

06/02/2014

The Bureau of Reclamation has extended the deadline for bids for turbine runner cavitation repair at the 6,809-MW Grand Coulee hydroelectric project in Washington and the 428-MW Hungry Horse hydro project in Montana.

Hydro Research Foundation announces new class of hydroelectric power researchers

05/30/2014

The Hydro Research Foundation has announced the addition of 12 new Research Award Program recipients.

Liberia seeks operation, maintenance for 60- to 80-MW Mount Coffee hydro project

05/29/2014

The government said applicants mainly should be power companies, although it would consider applications from joint ventures of a hydropower generator and a hydropower design consultant.

Canada utility seeks circuit breakers for five hydro projects

05/29/2014

Canadian utility BC Hydro seeks bids to replace low-voltage circuit breakers and related equipment at five hydroelectric projects in British Columbia.

EMEC study shows cost-saving measures for marine energy developers

05/28/2014

Results from an ongoing study have shown the potential for "considerable" cost savings using the capabilities of smaller support vessels in the marine and hydrokinetics sector, according to a release from the European Marine Energy Centre.

Alstom wins contracts for two Swiss hydropower project rehabillitations

05/28/2014

Equipment manufacturer Alstom has been awarded contracts worth more than US$12.2 million to modernize two hydropower projects in Switzerland's Canton Glarus and Canton Valais.

U.S. seeks wiring replacement, tainter gate repairs at Nebraska's Harlan County Dam

05/28/2014

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seeks bids to replace electrical wiring and to repair tainter gates at Harlan County Dam in Nebraska.

Costa Rica seeks construction supervision for 305.5-MW Reventazon hydro project

05/28/2014

Costa Rica's electric utility seeks bids from consultants to serve on a panel to supervise construction of the 305.5-MW Reventazon hydroelectric project in the Siquirres area of Costa Rica's Limon Province.

RusHydro starts up two new 640 MW turbine units at Sayano-Shushenskaya

05/28/2014

JSC RusHydro, Russia’s largest power-generating company, has announced that a new 640-MW hydropower unit has been commissioned at the company’s Sayano-Shushenskaya hydropower plant (HPP), in addition to the other 8 hydropower units in operation at the plant.

U.S. seeks waterstop repairs at 494-MW Big Bend hydro project

05/27/2014

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seeks bids for remedial waterstop repairs in upstream monolith joints at the 494.3-MW Big Bend hydroelectric project on the Missouri River in South Dakota.

India's 240-MW Uri 2 hydropower plant in full commercial operation

05/27/2014

The full availability of water has allowed India's National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC) to begin full commercial operation of the 240-MW Uri 2 hydropower plant.

Nautricity receives approval for tidal turbine deployment in Mull of Kintyre

05/23/2014

Tidal energy developer Nautricity has received approval from Marine Scotland to deploy a turbine device in the Mull of Kintyre off the coast of Scotland's western Argyll region.

Czech water agency seeks turbine-generator for Plav hydro plant

05/23/2014

The water utility for the South Bohemia region of the Czech Republic seeks bids to supply a turbine-generator for the intake of the Plav water treatment plant in the Czech Republic.

Andritz buys hydro technology manufacturer AFI

05/23/2014

Hydroelectric power equipment manufacturer AFI Hydro Inc. has been purchased by global supplier Andritz Hydro, forming a new company, Andritz Hydro AFI Inc.

Oregon Iron Works, Vigor Industrial announce merger

05/22/2014

Industrial equipment manufacturer Oregon Iron Works and ship building and repair company Vigor Industrial have announced a plan to merge.

Holsenback to Serve as First U.S. Full-Time Director of OILES America

05/22/2014

OILES America, Corp. (OAC) recently announced the promotion of Ken Holsenback as the first U.S. full-time director. Holsenback will also be the first U.S. executive to serve as a member of the Board of Directors for OAC.

French utility seeks substations for 1.1-MW Crescent, 1.1-MW Malassis hydro projects

05/22/2014

Utility Electricite de France (EDF) seeks bids to supply prefabricated substations for the 1.1-MW Crescent and 1.1-MW Malassis hydroelectric projects in France.

GE unveils new exciter for 100 amp class applications

05/21/2014

General Electric's Measurement & Control unit has announced a new excitation control system that builds upon the company's established Mark VIe line.

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