HydroTech Caucasus 2016

Officially supported by: Ministry Of Energy Georgia საქართველოს ენერგეტიკის სამინისტრო   Event overview: It is already the third time Green World will be coming to Tbilisi to host the 3rd annual HydroTech expo and forum. The event has grown into the most important annual gathering of regional and international hydro energy experts in the whole […]

Egypt Renewable Energy Leaders EREL 2016

2nd annual international conference and exhibition. solar | wind | biomass | geothermal 25-26 July 2016, Le Méridien Pyramids Hotel & Spa, Cairo Conference overview: Join 2nd annual Egypt Renewable Energy Leaders EREL 2016 / رواد مصر فى الطاقة المتجددة conference and exhibition to learn about the pipeline, tender and financing structures and the biggest deals from the most senior representatives […]

Senate energy bill offers help to biomass industry

Senate energy bill offers help to biomass industry

 The struggling biomass industry could benefit from legislation moving through Congress. The Senate on Wednesday passed an energy bill that was amended to direct federal agencies to establish policies that recognize electricity generated by biomass plants as renewable and carbon-neutral. Biomass plants, which produce electricity from waste wood and low-value timber, such as branches and […]

UNIDO wants states to build hydro plants.

UNIDO wants states to build hydro plants.

Nigeria: UNIDO wants states to exploit water assets, build hydro plants. Abuja — The United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) has asked State governments in Nigeria to show more commitment and partner with it to make the most of their vast rivers and streams to generate hydro power for their use. According to the officer […]

FERC receives application for Priest Rapids.

FERC receives application for Priest Rapids.

FERC Receives Application for Priest Rapids Hydroelectric Project in Washington. WASHINGTON, April 20 — The Department of Energy published the following notice in the Federal Register from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission: Public Utility District No. 2 of Grant County; Notice of Application and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Protests A Notice by the […]

Controversial dam begins operations in Brazil.

Controversial dam begins operations in Brazil.

Rio de Janeiro, Apr 20 (EFE).- Brazil’s controversial Belo Monte hydroelectric power station, located in the Amazon rainforest and the country’s second-largest, began commercial operations Wednesday with the sale of power it has been producing in a test phase, Norte Energia, the dam’s operator, said. All of the energy will initially come from just one […]

Martifer Solar signs MOU for 25MW project in Egypt.

Martifer Solar signs MOU for 25MW project in Egypt.

Martifer Solar, a subsidiary of Martifer SGPS, and their local partner, EEC Group, were qualified by the Egyptian authorities to develop a 25 MWn solar plant. The companies have signed a MoU with NREA (National Renewable Energy Authority) for availing a 60,26ha land plot in Minya to build the plant. The Government of Egypt has […]

Wind energy reaches a quarter of Romania’s power production

Wind energy reaches a quarter of Romania’s power production

The wind energy accounted for 23% of Romania’s electricity production on Friday afternoon (April 15). It was the second most important power source, after hydropower, according to the state-controlled electricity transporter Transelectrica. The wind energy production amounted to 1,941 MW on Friday at 2pm whereas the hydropower reached 2,192 MW, representing 26% of the total, […]