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Latest Asia/Oceania News

Japan develops tidal energy as part of US$501 million project

01/02/2015

Japan’s New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO) has selected IHI Corp. and Toshiba Corp. to research and develop an underwater floating-type ocean current tidal energy turbine system as part of a US$501 million effort for sustainable, renewable energy.

Vietnam

Construction suspended at a 23-MW hydroelectric power plant in Vietnam

12/29/2014

Tunnel building at a 23-MW hydroelectric power plant being constructed on the Da Dang River in the province of Lam Dong, Vietnam, is suspended pending investigation into the confirmed cause of a tunnel collapse at the site on Dec. 16. 

Kyrgyzstan extends call for development of two small hydro projects

12/22/2014

The government of Kyrgyzstan has extended the deadline for applications for pre-qualification to design, build and operate two small hydro projects in the Central Asian nation.

Marine Hydrokinetics

12/22/2014

News related to the worldwide marine hydrokinetics industry from November-December 2014

Dams & Civil Structures

12/22/2014

The latest news on dams and civil structures from November-December 2014

Small Hydro

12/19/2014

The latest news on global small hydroelectric facilities from November-December 2014

Tech Notes

12/19/2014

Collection of articles related to hydropower technology

Nepal

Nepali company seeks to develop hydroelectric generation facilities greater than 25 MW

12/19/2014

On Dec. 17, Hydroelectricity Development & Investment Co. Ltd. (HIDCL) announced it is seeking to lead development of hydroelectric projects in Nepal that have a generating capacity greater than 25 MW. HIDCL is based in Babarmahal, Kathmandu, Nepal. 

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