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20 hrs ago | ABC2 Maryland

Sediment increase concern at Conowingo Dam

The Conowingo Hydroelectric Dam in the lower Susquehanna River provides more than half of Maryland's clean, renewable energy.

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Related Topix: Maryland, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

23 hrs ago | The Union

NID board OKs Banner water project

Directors of the Nevada Irrigation District this week approved studies and plans for an extension of treated water service to 14 parcels on Banner Mountain near Nevada City.

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Related Topix: Nevada City, CA, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Thu Aug 28, 2014

CNN

Pakistan's Water Woes & Indian Intransigence

The water may or may not be cause of the World war III, but it definitely does create a sceneio of Indi-Pak conflict.

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Related Topix: Travel, Asia Travel, Pakistan Travel, World News, India, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Utility Products

Duke Energy files with FERC for hydroelectric project

Duke Energy filed with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission an application for a new license for the Keowee-Toxaway Hydroelectric Project in South Carolina.

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Related Topix: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Energy, South Carolina, South Carolina Government, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy)

Grassroots Journal

Brazilian Movement Stands Up to Hydroelectric Expansion

But that expansion will not proceed without organized opposition and mounting pressure to protect the rights of communities living along waterways, including small farmers and indigenous peoples.

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy

Inter Press Service

Threat of Hydropower Dams Still Looms in Chile's Patagonia

The AysA©n region in Chile's southern Patagonia wilderness has some of the largest freshwater reserves on the planet thanks to its swift-running rivers, innumerable lakes, and lagoons like the one in this picture, located 20 km from Coyhaique, the regional capital.

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Related Topix: South America, Chile, World News, Michelle Bachelet, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters

Gizmag

Aerial system collects water and makes energy from clouds

Using a tethered airship floating high up among the clouds, the Air HES concept is designed to yield both clean water and electricity by harvesting and condensing water vapor, which it uses to spin up an electric turbine generator to create power.

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy, Gadgets

Times-Standard

Supervisors wait for next move in Klamath Basin agreement

The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors had a brief discussion Tuesday on what the next step will be in trying to keep the county involved with the process of the proposed Klamath Basin Restoration Agreement after the federal government denied funding a position for that purpose.

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Related Topix: Klamath, CA, Humboldt County, CA, Trinidad (Washington, DC), Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Alternative Energy, Klamath-River, CA, US News, US Senate, Ron Wyden, Democrat, US Politics

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Power Online

Tata Power's New Projects Under Execution & Development

Tata Power, India's largest integrated power utility, has a gross installed capacity of 8,613 MW through thermal, green energy and waste gas sources of which 1202 MW is derived from clean energy sources.

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Times-Standard

Humboldt County supervisors grapple with funding for Klamath dam analyst

During its Tuesday meeting, the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors will discuss its options on how to keep up on a proposed Klamath dam removal project after the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation denied providing funds for a county position to serve that purpose.

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Related Topix: Klamath, CA, Humboldt County, CA, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Alternative Energy, Klamath-River, CA, US News, US Senate, Ron Wyden, Democrat, US Politics, Blue Lake, CA

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Knco radio

NID Begins Planning for a New Reservoir

Your NID Board of Directors on Wednesday took a historic step into the water future of Nevada and Placer counties.

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Related Topix: Placer County, CA, Nevada County, CA, Alternative Energy, Colfax, CA, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

PR-inside.com

"BC Hydro - Power - Deals and Alliances Profile" is now available at Fast Market Research

The major business activities of the company include generation and distribution of electricity.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Canada, World News

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Construction Equipment Guide

Hydroelectric Dam Project to Improve Area Traffic

TDOT photo According to the Tennessee DOT, the fact that the Greer Bridge was only designed for two lanes of vehicle traffic was not the only reason that it is being dismantled.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Lenoir City, TN, Tennessee Valley Authority, Knoxville, TN, Sevierville, TN

AccuWeather.com

California Turns to Natural Gas as Drought Stifles Hydroelectric Power

The California drought, which is in its third year and continues to impact many different aspects of the state's ecosystem, is showing no signs of improvement.

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Related Topix: California, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Global Warming, San Diego County, CA, Pacific Gas and Electric

In-depth Africa

a 827M OMVG energy project to kick off end of 2014

The energy project of The Gambia River Basin Development Organisation , valued at 827 million Euros is expected to commence by the end of this year, officials disclosed Tuesday.

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Related Topix: World News, Guinea, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Wed Aug 20, 2014

MYREPUBLICA.com

Engineers against using Sunkosi artificial lake for power generation

Geologists have suggested not tapping the artificial lake in the Sunkosi River for generating electricity and for tourism purpose.

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Related Topix: Geology, Science, Landslide, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy

Arka News Agency

Sale of Vorotan Cascade hydro power plants' property may drive electricity prices up

YEREVAN, August 20. /ARKA/. Vazgen Safaryan, chairman of the Union of Domestic Commodity Producers, thinks the sale of the property of the Vorotan Cascade Hydro Power Plants may drive electricity prices up.

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Related Topix: World News, Armenia, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Hispanic Business

Sabanc Holding's Consolidated Revenues Reach 13.48 Billion TL in The...

In the same period, the holding posted consolidated net profit of 979 million Turkish liras and non-bank consolidated operating profits of 465 million Turkish liras, with a 35 percent rise year-on-year.

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Belper News

Plans to clear rubbish at weir

New plans to help workers at a power company safely clear large amounts of rubbish and debris collecting at Belper Weir have been put together.

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Related Topix: World News, Derbyshire County, England, United Kingdom, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Alternative Energy

MYREPUBLICA.com

5 police personnel injured as they clash with locals in Chilime

Five police personnel have been injured in the clash, said DSP Anurag Dwibedi of Rasuwa District Police Office.

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy

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