Power Machines in Brazilian hydro project deal.

Power Machines in Brazilian hydro project deal.

Power Machines’ Brazilian subsidiary Power Machines Fezer is to manufacture and supply three mini turbines complete with impellers for the Teodoro Schlickmann hydropower plant in Brazil – the first in the country to install this type of equipment. Under the contract, the company will design, manufacture, and supply three hydraulic siphon-type turbines with a capacity […]

French, EU envoys visit HPTI site in Mangla, Pakistan.

French, EU envoys visit HPTI site in Mangla, Pakistan.

France Ambassador to Pakistan Martine Dorance along with Ambassador of European Union Jean-Francois Cautain visited the construction site of the Hydropower Training Institute (HPTI) in Mangla and participated to the corner stone ceremony hosted by Nasir Hanif, water member of the Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA). According to a statement issued here on Monday […]

Tajikistan president inspects construction of Rogun hydropower plant.

Tajikistan president inspects construction of Rogun hydropower plant.

On May 10, Tajikistan President Emomali Rahmon visited Rogun city to inspect construction works at the Rogun hydropower plant (HPP) on the Vakhsh River, the president’s press service said. Once completed, the Rogun HPP dam would be the world’s tallest and should give Tajikistan a stable power supply. Rahmon was familiarized with the process of […]

Serbia’s EPS looks to boost hydroelectric power capacity.

Serbia’s EPS looks to boost hydroelectric power capacity.

Serbian utility Elektroprivreda Srbije has announced a US$656 million investment program aimed at increasing the output capacity of its hydroelectric power and thermal generating fleets. The state-owned company has already completed an upgrade of the 382-MW Bajina Basta hydropower plant, while overhauls of the 1,050-MW Djerdap 1 and 96-MW Zvornik projects are still ongoing. It […]

ArcLight Capital closes purchase of TransCanada’s New England hydroelectric power portfolio.

ArcLight Capital closes purchase of TransCanada’s New England hydroelectric power portfolio.

ArcLight Capital Partners, one of the leading renewable energy investors in the United States, announced today that its affiliate, Great River Hydro, has closed its acquisition of TransCanada’s New England hydroelectric power portfolio. With 13 facilities on the Connecticut and Deerfield rivers in Vermont, New Hampshire and Massachusetts, Great River Hydro’s 584 MW renewable power […]

Andritz Hydro to modernize Dnipro 1 hydropower station in Ukraine.

Andritz Hydro to modernize Dnipro 1 hydropower station in Ukraine.

Andritz Hydro, part of international technology Group Andritz, was awarded a contract by state-owned utility Ukrhydroenergo for modernization of the Dnipro 1 hydropower station on the Dnieper River, Ukraine. The project is part of a rehabilitation program financed by the European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). The contract value for Andritz Hydro amounts to […]

KOMIPO to carry out hew hydropower project in Indonesia

KOMIPO to carry out hew hydropower project in Indonesia

Korea Midland Power Co. (KOMIPO) said it signed a joint development agreement (JDA) on the Sipborpa Hydropower Project in Jakarta, Indonesia on March 14. The event was attended by Chung Chang-kil, president of KOMIPO, Kim Jae-moo, PT.BS Energy, Ade Rusdy, president of PT. Sinar Toba Energy, and Dr. Park Seung-woo of Dohwa Engineering among others. […]

Hayward Tyler wins USD8.3 million orders with Korea Hydro & Nuclear.

Hayward Tyler wins USD8.3 million orders with Korea Hydro & Nuclear.

Hayward Tyler Group PLC on Tuesday said it has won a number of new orders totaling USD8.3 million with South Korea-focused electricity supplier Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power, part of Korea Electric Power Co. Hayward Tyler, with HQ in Luton, UK,  designs, manufactures, and services fluid-filled electric motors and pumps for high-pressure, high-temperature applications and […]

WWF, Pure Energy to develop hydropower sources.

WWF, Pure Energy to develop hydropower sources.

The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Philippines has signed a partnership with Pure Energy Holdings Corporation (PEHC) to help identify areas of opportunities to deploy renewable energy projects, specifically run-of-river hydropower. PEHC, which was founded in 2013, has interests in hydropower, geothermal energy, and water supply systems throughout the country. Among its operations are […]