Nigeria Zungeru HPP completed.

Nigeria Zungeru HPP completed.

The China National Electric Engineering Company (CNEEC) has disclosed that the Zungeru 700mw hydroelectric power plant in Niger State is at 47 per cent completion stage. The Deputy Project Manager, Mr. Xiao Nie, told journalists that the $1.29bn (about N473bn) project was expected to be completed in 2020. He explained that the project was made […]

Musanze hydro power plant project to add 3.6 megawatts on national grid.

Musanze hydro power plant project to add 3.6 megawatts on national grid.

Construction of new Musanze hydropower plant which was launched on 21st June 2017 is expected to add at least 3.6 megawatts to the national grid. The plant is being constructed on Mukungwa River in Nkotsi Sector in two phases; Rwaza I to produce 2.6 megawatts, and Rwaza II, the second phase will start later along the […]

Dominican Republic can triple renewable energy share by 2030.

Dominican Republic can triple renewable energy share by 2030.

The Dominican Republic can increase the share of modern renewable energy in its energy mix from 9 to 27 per cent by 2030, according to a new report launched today by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). Renewable Energy Prospects: Dominican Republic, finds the country could increase the share of renewables in the power sector alone […]

BHEL commissions 40 MW Hydro Power Plant in West Bengal.

BHEL commissions 40 MW Hydro Power Plant in West Bengal.

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited BHEL has successfully commissioned the third unit of the 4×40 MW Teesta Low Dam Hydro Electric Project (HEP) Stage-IV in West Bengal. A run-of-the-river greenfield project located in Darjeeling district of West Bengal, Teesta HEP is being set up by National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC), on the River Teesta. The fourth and […]

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and the US Army Corps of Engineers sign hydropower MOU.

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and the US Army Corps of Engineers sign hydropower MOU.

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to facilitate the development of hydropower at the USACE’s federal facilities by synchronizing each agency’s permitting process. Updating a previous MOU signed by the agencies in 2011, the new agreement offers project developers an […]

Dulas helps Welsh landowner maximise farm wind potential.

Dulas helps Welsh landowner maximise farm wind potential.

Dulas, a leading independent renewable energy advisor, has successfully ensured the progression and completion of a 100kW wind turbine project in Carmarthenshire, South Wales. Dulas worked directly with the landowner throughout the initial phases, identifying a suitable turbine for the site, before guiding the project through planning and consents. Despite well-documented challenges to the development […]

Innergex’s Upper Lillooet Hydro awarded Hydro Power Deal of the Year.

Innergex’s Upper Lillooet Hydro awarded Hydro Power Deal of the Year.

Innergex Renewable Energy received the Hydro Power Deal of the Year award for the 106.7-MW Upper Lillooet Hydro Project, given by World Finance magazine. According to a press release, financing for the Upper Lillooet Hydro Project near Pemberton, British Columbia, “is exceptional by virtue of its size at almost CAD 500m, and should be considered even more […]

Nepal Electricity Authority to spend small on projects.

Nepal Electricity Authority to spend small on projects.

Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) will spend just around three percent of its annual budget of Rs 60.23 billion in construction of projects. The state-owned body for generation, transmission and distribution of electricity has allocated just Rs 1.75 billion for construction of projects in the current fiscal year. The budget plan already approved by the NEA […]

HPP in Armenia to be revamped.

HPP in Armenia to be revamped.

Hydro Corporation CJSC will invest AMD 4 billion in re-equipment of a hydro power plant on Argichi River in Verin Getashen community of Armenia’s Gegharkunik province. Hydro Corporation CJSC owns one of the biggest SHPP in Armenia, which produces 25 000 000-30 000 000 KVA electricity/ per year, CERs of the projects are 14 000 […]

Southern Co. buying Lamesa solar farm.

Southern Co. buying Lamesa solar farm.

Atlanta-based Southern Co. continued buying Texas solar projects Thursday by scooping up the Lamesa solar farm from RES Americas. Southern is acquiring the 102-megawatt farm under development from the U.S. subsidiary of U.K.-based Renewable Energy Systems. The solar farm is being financed through a 15-year contract with the city of Garland to power more than […]

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