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China announces new policy to encourage hydroelectric power development

01/22/2014

China's National Development and Reform Commission has announced a reform that will increase the price grid operators pay to hydroelectric power plants in an effort to spur industry investments.

RusHydro announces results of 2013 hydropower project modernization program

01/21/2014

A "comprehensive modernization" program of nine hydropower projects through 2013 by Russian utility JSC RusHydro has resulted in 737 MW of new cumulative installed capacity.

RusHydro announces results of 2013 hydropower project modernization program

01/21/2014

A "comprehensive modernization" program of nine hydropower projects through 2013 by Russian utility JSC RusHydro has resulted in 737 MW of new cumulative installed capacity.

Nepal eyes first pumped-storage projects

01/21/2014

Nepal could be getting its first pumped-storage hydropower plants pending the results of a Department of Electricity Development study.

Developer signs agreement for 62.5 MW Australian wave energy project

01/17/2014

Ocean Power Technologies Inc. has signed an agreement with the Australian Renewable Energy Agency via its wholly-owned subsidy, Victorian Wave partners Pty Ltd, which will ultimately allow for the building of a wave power station off the coast of Portland, Australia.

Privatization possibility for Chinese hydropower project developer

01/15/2014

Investment firm NewQuest Capital Partners has agreed to acquire the China Hydroelectric Corporation in a US$190 million deal that could take the company private.

Russia's Power Machines to outfit Turkey's 140-MW Kigi hydropower project

01/14/2014

Russian hydro turbine manufacturer Power Machines OJSC has signed a contract with Turkish company DSI to provide equipment for the 140-MW Kigi hydropower project.

Dam collapses at India's 4.8-MW Alea hydropower project

01/13/2014

A reservoir burst at the 4.8-MW Aleo hydropower project sent thousands of cubic meters of water rushing downstream, though no casualties have been reported.


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