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  1. No clearance for Arunachal hydel projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Telegraph

    Itanagar, July 1 : Four hydroelectric power projects in Arunachal Pradesh have been denied environmental clearance while the term for one has been extended. The developer of the 2,000MW Subansiri Upper Hydroelectric Project in Upper Subansiri district has received an extension for its completion for the third time following a Union ministry of environment and forests meet earlier this month.


  2. World News Update, what you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Age

    Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has vowed to push ahead with a bailout referendum despite pressure from European leaders, and urged creditors to accept a fresh reform offer. CAIRO - Jihadists have launched an unprecedented wave of attacks on Egyptian soldiers in the Sinai Peninsula that killed at least 70 people.


  3. Hydroelectric Dams Blamed for Loss of Tropical Forest DiversityRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Hydroelectric dams may be touted as "green" sources of renewable power but they are far from benign, according to a new study. Creation of the Balbina hydropower dam in Brazil's Amazon, one of the world's largest in terms of total flooded area, caused large-scale biodiversity loss and long-lasting environmental damage, said authors of the study, published Wednesday in PLOS ONE, a venture of the nonprofit Public Library of Science.


  4. Hydroelectric dams drastically reduce tropical forest biodiversityRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    Widely hailed as "green " sources of renewable energy, hydroelectric dams have been built worldwide at an unprecedented scale. But University of East Anglia research reveals that these major infrastructure projects... view more Widely hailed as 'green' sources of renewable energy, hydroelectric dams have been built worldwide at an unprecedented scale.


  5. Cameroon: Complementary Studies Imminent for Menchum Hydropower ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... is intensifying the search for funding and work will commence as soon as money is available. The Menchum Hydroelectric Power scheme is estimated at 325 million USD (about FCFA 191,853,779,504) with a construction period of 40 months and a defects ...


  6. Call for Sesan 2 logging haltRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Pnompenh Post

    Children play in the water in Stung Treng province's Srepok commune last year, where the Lower Sesan II dam is slated for construction. Villagers who will be displaced by the $800-million Lower Sesan II hydropower dam in northeastern Cambodia have called for the clear demarcation of the reservoir zone to prevent rampant illegal logging.


  7. Green energy and Aboriginal business, best of both worldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Northern Ontario Business

    J.P. Gladu is the president and CEO of the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business. He is an Anishinaabe from Thunder Bay and is a member of the Sand Point First Nation on Lake Nipigon.


  8. Machinery worth millions of rupees rots under red tapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | The Nation

    Heavy machinery worth millions of rupees, donated by the US for the production of micro-hydro power plants, has been lying defunct for years due to non-allocation of funds by the government for its commissioning that could have lit up thousands of households and businesses. The machinery, having a total value of Rs.71.42 million, was donated to Pakistan Council of Renewable Energy Technologies that works for the research and development of alternate energies, including water, solar, wind and biogas energy, by USAID in 1989 under the "Energy and Equipment programme".


  9. Water market pioneer charts course from Shetland to EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Sunday Herald

    SHETLAND- born Johanna Dow has followed a career path in recent years that has taken her ever closer towards England, where she is set to spend lots of her time in coming months. The chartered accountant runs the Business Stream arm of Scottish Water in Edinburgh following stints in Dundee, Perth and Dunfermline.


  10. China Hydroelectric Corporation (CHC) - Power - Deals and Alliances Profile - New Report AvailableRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | PR-inside.com

    ... Alliances Profile", is now available at Fast Market Research China Hydroelectric Corporation (CHC) is a hydroelectric power producer. The company acquires, finances and operates hydroelectric generation projects. It owns operating plants in ...


  11. 5 Things You Need To Know About Armenia's 'Electricity' ProtestsRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Groong

    ... Power Armenia's 'Electric' Protests The Vorotan hydroelectric cascade, which generates half of Armenia's hydroelectric power sold to the US ContourGlobal on June 6, which then agreed with Armenia's energy regulator to considerably raise prices for ...


  12. Delay to raise Neelum project cost by 50pcRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Nation

    The work on the Neelum Jhelum Hydropower Project will hardly be completed with the estimated cost of Rs 274 billion as the spending could jump by over 50 percent to Rs 414 billion, an official source told The Nation here Thursday. The delay in the construction combined with some other factors has raised the cost of the Neelum-Jhelum Project and will compel the authorities to revise the estimates, the official informed.


  13. The Interests That Power Armenia's 'Electric' ProtestsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Groong

    ... energy sector and ContourGlobal's purchase of the Vorotan cascade, which generates half of the country's hydroelectric power. The conditions of the no-bid privatization of the power stations have been called highly questionable and could indicate ...


  14. EU launches 4 MW Mwenga hydro electric power project in Iringa RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | IPPMEDIA

    Mwenga Hydro Power MD, Mike Gratwicke explains to Energy minister Charles Mwijage and EU Head of Delegation Ambassador Filiberto Sebregondi how the Hydro Power operates. The European Union has launched a 4 MW Mwenga hydro project aimed at supplying households in 14 villages, as well as 15 schools, 9 clinics and dispensaries, village, ward offices and a range of enterprises with electricity.


  15. National Conference on Bio Fuels & Bio Energy begins in UPESRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | PR Log

    PRLog - June 23, 2015 - DEHRADUN, India -- Moving forward in its pursuit towards becoming a centre of excellence in "Alternate Energy" UPES has organized a two day national conference on 'Bio-Fuels & Bio-Energy' in its campus at Bidholi, Dehradun on 12th and 13th of June 2015. Subject matter experts will share their knowledge, expertise and experiences in the Bio Energy space with an objective to catalyse the futuristic plans of Biomass utilization in India.


  16. Natural Gas: Lackluster Hydroelectric And Nuclear Generation Will...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Seeking Alpha

    Hydroelectric and nuclear power together provide 25% of U.S. electric generation during the summer months. When output from either fuel declines, natural gas substitutes to replace the lost electrical generation.


  17. Kahayag shifts to solar powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | Sun-Star

    KAHAYAG Farms, an integrated, ecological and sustainable organic farm in Tugbok, Davao City, is set to shift to solar as its main source of power and water system. Mikhal Evasco, owner of the farm, said during the "Kahayag Farm: Social Enterprise Learning Tour" on Friday, the last day of a three-day celebration of the Foundation for a Sustainable Society 20th anniversary, that they have plans to sourced its power from solar.


  18. New Market Report: Boralex Inc. (BLX) - Alternative Energy - Deals and Alliances ProfileRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 21 | PR-inside.com

    The company carries out development and operation of renewable energy power stations. Boralex carries out business activities through four reportable segments, namely, Wind, Hydroelectric, Thermal and Solar.


  19. Bulgarian Associations of Employers Seek Power Price Freeze by end-2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | Sofia News Agency

    ... energy plants, the expenses on the suspended Belene nuclear power plant and on the Tsankov Kamak Hydroelectric Power Plant, the "deeply unprofessional" management of the energy sector, including of the energy watchdog , the Commission for Energy and ...


  20. 'No one on earth had a better dad:' Father's Day letters from our readersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Alabama Live

    Father's Day is Sunday and AL.com readers are sharing thoughts about their dads. Here are some of their thoughts: This is a salute to my Dad, Alvin Henderson...one of the good guys.