News from Around the World

News and information related to the five regions of the world: Africa, Asia/Oceania, Europe, Latin America and North America.

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Africa

South Africa Cabinet advances treaty to develop 40,000-MW Grand Inga hydropower complex

08/26/2014 South Africa's Cabinet has advanced to Parliament a treaty for joint dev...

World Bank unveils $5 billion plan for sub-Saharan energy development

08/25/2014 A US$5 billion package from the World Bank Group earlier this month will...

Zambia seeks consultants for multi-purpose dam planning, small dams design

07/31/2014 The government of Zambia invites expressions of interest to consolidate ...

Uganda seeks economic study of water resources development

07/29/2014 Uganda's Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development invites expressions ...

Asia/Oceania

Pakistan seeks civil works construction of 2,160-MW Dasu Stage 1 hydro project

08/29/2014 Pakistan's Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) invites applica...

Asian bank funds 290-MW Nam Ngiep 1 hydro project in Laos

08/29/2014 The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide assistance totali...

ABB to supply electrical equipment to India's 96-MW Dikchu hydro project

08/27/2014 Power equipment supplier ABB has won a contract to supply electrical bal...

Vietnam utility seeks bids to equip 2.8-MW So Vin hydro project

08/26/2014 Vietnam hydropower developer Son La Power Co. seeks bids to supply turbi...

Europe

U.S. consultant to help boost hydro investment in Georgia republic

08/29/2014 Deloitte Consulting LLP of the United States has received a contract to ...

French waterways agency seeks inspection of dams, reservoirs

08/28/2014 France's navigable waterways agency seeks bids for comprehensive technic...

Belgium region names Siemens for waterways, hydro system management

08/27/2014 The integrated hydrologic management agency of Belgium's Wallonia Region...

Slovenia utility seeks debris removal, outlet repairs at 21-MW Moste hydro project

08/27/2014 Slovenia hydropower utility Savske Elektrarne Ljubljana d.o.o. seeks bid...

Latin America

Ibama approves permit for Brazil's 700-MW Sao Manoel hydropower plant

08/26/2014 Brazil's Institute of the Environment and Natural Resources, Ibama, has ...

Chilean government moves to take control of power auctions

08/22/2014 Chilean hydroelectric power producers could be affected by legislation i...

Argentina seeks hydro inventory of Percy, Bermejo rivers, tributaries

08/14/2014 Argentina's federal planning ministry seeks bids to study the hydropower...

Dominican Republic utilities to optimize small hydro production

08/14/2014 Hydropower utility Empresa de Generacion Hidroelectrica Dominicana (EGEH...

North America

U.S. seeks penstock valves, wicket gate seals for 49-MW Lost Creek Dam

08/29/2014 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seeks bids to supply replacement pensto...

Manitoba Hydro authorizes site work at 695-MW Keeyask hydropower project

08/29/2014 Canadian utility Manitoba Hydro has authorized modular builder Britco to...

U.S. extends deadlines for transformer, electrical upgrades at 1,076.6-MW Bonneville Dam

08/28/2014 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has extended deadlines for bids to perf...

Final blast removes last hydro project on Washington's Elwha River

08/28/2014 A final explosion Aug. 26 removed the remains of 12-MW Glines Canyon Dam...


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