Agreement on operation of Gabčíkovo is invalid, arbitration decided.

Agreement on operation of Gabčíkovo is invalid, arbitration decided.

The Vienna International Arbitral Centre rejected the claim of Slovenské Elektrárne. The agreement for operating the hydroelectric power plant at Gabčíkovo has been judged to be invalid since the very beginning and so the Slovenské Elektrárne (SE) energy utility company cannot lay claim to any financial compensation, said Prime Minister Robert Fico at the premises […]

India: Telangana Irrigation Minister said that delay in Pulichintala power cost Rs 1,000 crore loss.

India: Telangana Irrigation Minister said that delay in Pulichintala power cost Rs 1,000 crore loss.

The project was executed and completed by the TRS government within three years. Irrigation minister T. Harish Rao on Sunday accused the previous Congress regime of not taking up two hydroelectric and irrigation projects in the region which had resulted in a Rs 1,000-crore loss. Speaking to mediapersons in the evening along with Medak MP […]

Kyrgyzstan, Czech company sign deal to kick-start stalled hydropower Project.

Kyrgyzstan, Czech company sign deal to kick-start stalled hydropower Project.

Kyrgyzstan has signed a deal with a Czech company specializing in renewable energy to take over a hydropower project that the government sees as key to ambitious plans to export electricity to Afghanistan and Pakistan. President Almazbek Atambayev’s office said in a statement on July 10 that the Kyrgyz government has reached an agreement with Železný Brod-based […]

Pakistan: PC allocates Rs104.78m for Neelum-Jhelum project’s audit.

Pakistan: PC allocates Rs104.78m for Neelum-Jhelum project’s audit.

Former Planning Commission Director Arshad H Abbasi offers audit free of cost The Central Development Working Party (CDWP) is set to meet on Thursday with the hiring of consultancy services for the third-party validation (TPV) of the Neelum-Jhelum Hydropower Project as top agenda of the meeting. According to the official documents available with Pakistan Today, a […]

Construction of Pakistan’s Dasu project to begin within a week.

Construction of Pakistan’s Dasu project to begin within a week.

In a significant development towards moving to indigenous hydropower resources, construction work on the 4,320MW Dasu hydropower project will commence within a week, as the contractor for civil works has been mobilised to the project site. This was stated by Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) Chairman Muzammil Hussain, during his visit to review progress […]

China conducts studies to tap Indus hydropower resources.

China conducts studies to tap Indus hydropower resources.

China is conducting feasibility studies on Indus River cascade to explore indigenous hydropower resources in order to meet energy needs in the country, power minister said yesterday. Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Muhammad Asif termed the feasibilities, being conducted as part of recently signed memorandum of understanding (MoU) between the two countries, as a […]