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Bolivian power demand reaches near record levels

05/22/2014

Data from Bolivia's Comite Nacional de Despacho de Carga (CNDC) shows the country was within 10 MW of meeting its record capacity demand in April.

Haiti extends call for engineering, supervision to refurbish 2.65-MW Drouet hydro project

05/19/2014

Electricite d'Haiti (EDH) has extended the deadline for expressions of interest to perform engineering studies and project supervision for rehabilitation of the 2.65-MW Drouet hydroelectric project in the community of Saint-Marc, Haiti.

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Panama seeks developers for hydro projects on Piedra, Chico, Santa Maria rivers

05/19/2014

Panama's public service authority invites applications for pre-qualification for a concession to develop hydropower plants on three rivers in Panama.

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Duke Energy watching Brazil as droughts continue to affect hydroelectric power

05/09/2014

United States-based Duke Energy is keeping a close eye on its Brazilian hydroelectric power assets in anticipation of potential energy rationing, CEO Lynn Good said earlier this week.

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Argentina seeks hydropower inventory of Iruya, Pescado rivers

05/09/2014

Argentina's federal planning ministry invites expressions of interest to study the hydropower potential of the Iruya and Pescado rivers, tributaries of the Bermejo River in northern Argentina.

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Haiti seeks engineering, supervision to refurbish 2.65-MW Drouet hydro project

05/07/2014

Electricite d'Haiti (EDH) invites expressions of interest to perform engineering studies and project supervision for rehabilitation of the 2.65-MW Drouet hydroelectric project in the community of Saint-Marc, Haiti.

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Drought continues to threaten Brazilian hydroelectric power operators

05/05/2014

With less than 40 days remaining before the country takes center stage as host of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, Brazilian hydropower power operators are facing a severe drought that makes energy rationing an increasing likelihood.

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Eletrobras completes reports on proposed 8,000-MW Sao Luiz do Tapajos hydroelectric plant

05/05/2014

Brazil's Eletrobras has completed a technical and financial appraisal of the proposed 8,000-MW Sao Luiz do Tapajos hydropower project, the state-owned utility said.

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