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    Panama's Dos Mares hydropower complex now in full commercial operation


    Full commercial operation has begun at GDF Suez's 118-MW Dos Mares hydroelectric complex with the commissioning of the project's last turbine unit.

    Reservoir filling begins at Brazil's Simplicio hydroelectric complex


    It won't be long until Brazil's 334-MW Simplicio complex begins producing energy as the hydropower project's reservoir is now under way, according to state-run power company Eletrobras Furnas.

    Costa Rica seeks transformers to refurbish 120-MW Rio Macho hydro project


    Costa Rica's electric utility seeks bids to supply transformers to help refurbish the 120-MW Rio Macho hydroelectric project on the Macho River.

    Voith-equipped Cubujuqui micro hydroelectric project online


    Costa Rican utility Coopelesca has begun commercial operation of its 22.8-MW Cubujuqui small hydroelectric project, HydroWorld.com has learned.

    Guyana seeks bids to build 330-kW Kato micro-hydro project


    The government of Guyana seeks bids to construct the 330-kW Kato micro-hydro project and its related irrigation system on Guyana's Chiung River.

    Hydro energy projects still king in Brazil


    Power produced by hydroelectric plants again accounts for the largest portion of the Brazil's total installed capacity, according to a report from Agencia Nacional de Energia Eletrica (ANEEL).

    Restructuring plan coming for Brazilian utility, hydroplant operator


    Utility company and hydro project operator Eletrobras said it will complete its restructuring plan with the next 30 days, Brazilian sources have reported.

    IIC loan helps fund Ecuador's Hidrosanbartolo hydropower project


    The Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC) has approved a loan of up to US$10 million for Ecuador's 48-MW Hidrosanbartolo hydropower project, HydroWorld.com has learned.

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