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Pumped-storage power plant upgrades penstock
New Milford, Conn., is home to the Rocky River Hydroelectric Power Plant, the first large-scale pumped-storage development in the United States.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Northern Michigan News
Road Commissions prepare for damage following floods
Al Cooper, manager of the Wexford County Road Commission, said his crew started working to close roads as early as Sunday afternoon.
Cragside set to shine again
National Trust property Cragside welcomed the arrival of an Archimedes screw paving the way to re-light Cragside House by hydroelectricity, just as Lord Armstrong did back in 1878.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Flowing salt water over graphene generates electricity
Hydroelectricity is one of the oldest techniques for generating electrical power, with over 150 countries using it as a source for renewable energy.
Data Center Knowledge
Apple Buys Hydro Power Facility Near Prineville Data Center
Apple has acquired a hydroelectric power facility not far from its data center in Prineville, Oregon, according to reports in local media.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Apple acquires hydroelectric project near its Prineville data center
The first of two, 338,000-square-foot Apple data center buildings in Prineville, shown last year when it was still under construction.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Parnell Administration will continue to try for dam budget supplement
The Alaska Senate Finance Committee has rejected a bid by the Parnell administration to return a $32.7 million dollar supplement for the Susitna-Watana Hydroelectric Project to the capital budget.
Could You Build a Hydroelectric Dam in Your Home?
At What If? , webcomic artist Randall Munroe answers reader questions about scientific possibilities.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Two Rivers Tribune
Klamath Tribes Negotiate Water Deal With Oregon Ranchers
Farmers and ranchers in the Upper Klamath Basin agreed to restore fish habitat and push for removal of four dams on the Klamath River less than a year after the Klamath Tribes exercised their senior water rights to cutoff irrigation in the area.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Malaysian National News Agency
Four Chinese Workers Die In Ecuador Hydroelectric Explosion
Four Chinese workers were killed by an explosion at the construction site of the Sopladora hydroelectric station in Ecuador, the Chinese embassy has confirmed.
Don't move a mussel
Anyone that has spent time at a seaside pier has witnessed the destruction barnacles wreak on boat hulls.
Pan Global, Corp. Provides Part B of Analysis Series for Shareholders ...
1. An animation produced for the Company showing the basics of "How Small-Hydro Works" http://youtu.be/7d3VJIXnaOc and; 2. The following articles and reports from various sources concerning small-hydro power's potential and which the Company believes validate its optimistic outlook of small-hydro power's use as a renewable energy, especially in ... (more)
SESB on cause of load shedding
Kota Kinabalu: Load shedding had to be carried out on Tuesday due to Pangi Hydro Power Plant in Tenom unable to generate optimal power, said Sabah Electricity Sdn Bhd Senior General Manager , Mohd Nazri Pazil.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Journal of Commerce
$1.4 billion hydro contract awarded
BBE Hydro Constructors LP has been awarded a $1.4 billion contract by Manitoba Hydro to build the Keeyask Hydroelectric Generating Station on the lower Nelson River in northern Manitoba.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
New Market Research Report: GMR Energy Limited - Alternative Energy - Deals and Alliances Profile
It develops and generates hydro, solar, and thermal power. The company uses aero-derivative gas turbines for power generation.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Bulgaria's Micro-Hydro Power Surge
"They are the biggest racketeers in the country - they make all manner of accusations but can't prove anything", says Lobutov.
Peru Construction: Market Update - New Study Released
This report is the result of Timetric's extensive market research covering the construction industry in Peru .
Sat Mar 29, 2014
OP-ED: NAMIBIA: Semi-nomadic HIMBA March Again in Protest Against...
The indigenous Himba people from Namibia object for over a decade to the construction of a hydro dam: They filed with the help of EARTH PEOPLES reports and complaint procedures at the United Nations, marched numerous times in protest, wrote letters to the head of state and other relevant governmental authorities.