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  1. Zim laments looming power crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Zimbabwe's business sector has lamented the looming power crisis if the country's biggest electricity producer Zimbabwe Power Company goes ahead with a proposed shutdown of hydro-electricity plant Kariba Power Station. ZPC on Thursday warned that low water levels in Lake Kariba would force a reduction in power output by almost 50 percent.

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  2. Water-saving plan is working, but keep it up, city of Everett saysRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    Two weeks ago, regional water suppliers asked consumers to reduce their water consumption by 10 percent in response to the ongoing drought. That seems to have worked.

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  3. Water-saving plan is working, but keep it up, city saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | HeraldNet

    Two weeks ago, regional water suppliers asked consumers to reduce their water consumption by 10 percent in response to the ongoing drought. That seems to have worked.

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  4. Dock modification program delayedRead the original story

    Yesterday | Easley Progress

    Duke Energy is delaying implementation of a recently announced program that would allow eligible dock owners on Lake Keowee and Lake Jocassee to apply for dock modifications to reach deeper water. It is anticipated the program will now be offered once the new license is issued for the Keowee-Toxaway Hydroelectric Project.

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  5. GPH Ghana unveils fuel enhancement productRead the original story

    Yesterday | GhanaWeb

    GPH Ghana, the local product distributor of Globo Hydro Power Limited of Australia has unveiled a fuel enhancement product in Accra. The product called Globo Hydro Powera system best described as Global Hydrogen Power on the Ghanaian market.

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  6. We are ready: Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes prepare to assume control of Kerr DamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Char-Koosta News

    Three years ago, Energy Keepers, Inc., the federally chartered corporation of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes, was created to manage the conveyance, and then subsequently operate, the Kerr Hydroelectric Project.

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  7. Proposed Hydro Power scheme for the River TeifiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Tivyside Advertiser

    Carmarthenshire Energy Limited is inviting local people to come and find out about the benefits to the community of a new hydro power scheme on the river Teifi. Carmarthenshire Energy is a not-for-profit community benefit society which works with communities to develop renewable energy projects and tackle fuel poverty.

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  8. VN to boost competitive power marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | VietNam News

    The competitive power generation market would become operational expeditiously by 2018, together with the pilot implementation of competitive wholesale power market. The move is part of the ongoing preparations, currently in full swing for a shift towards competitive electricity wholesale market in 2019, a conference heard yesterday.

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  9. Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners Given Average Rating of "Buy" by AnalystsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Shares of Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners have been given an average recommendation of "Buy" by the eight research firms that are presently covering the company, MarketBeat reports . Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company.

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  10. At age 100, Cohoes plant spins into 21st centuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Albany Times Union

    The School Street Hydroelectric Facility at the Cohoes Falls on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, in Cohoes, N.Y. Power equipment on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, at the School Street Hydroelectric Facility in Cohoes, N.Y. John McVaigh, senior operations manager of Brookfield Renewable Energy Group, gives a tour on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, at the School Street Hydroelectric Facility in Cohoes, N.Y. Discharge pipe on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, at the School Street Hydroelectric Facility in Cohoes, N.Y. John McVaigh, senior operations manager of Brookfield Renewable Energy Group, gives a tour on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, at the School Street Hydroelectric Facility in Cohoes, N.Y. John McVaigh, senior operations manager of Brookfield Renewable Energy Group, third from left, gives a tour on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, at the School Street Hydroelectric Facility in Cohoes, N.Y. A century after helping fuel the largest ... (more)

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  11. Take dams off rivers - but keep the electricityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Christian Science Monitor

    Many hydroelectric dams produce modest amounts of power yet do enormous damage to river life. Why not build solar and wind farms in the drained reservoirs? Hydroelectric power is often touted as clean energy, but this claim is true only in the narrow sense of not causing air pollution.

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  12. Day 1Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | TrekEarth

    ... the Romanian city of OrE ova, that contains two hydroelectric dams, with two power stations, Iron Gate I Hydroelectric Power Station and Iron Gate II Hydroelectric Power Station. The gorge lies between Romania in the north and Serbia in the south. ...

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  13. Uganda: Muzizi Power Dam Project Takes OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | AllAfrica.com

    The 44 mega watt Muzizi Power Dam in Kibale District will finally be a reality soon following the signing of an agreement between the German Development Bank and the Agency for French Development under which the two institutions will fund the project to the tune of 70m . Muzizi Hydro Power Dam is to be constructed on River Muzizi, a tributary of Lake Albert, for the benefit of communities in the districts of Kibale, Kabarole, Kyenjojo and Ntooroko in western Uganda.

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  14. Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #193Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | NorCalBlogs

    The Week That Was: 2015-08-22 Brought to You by SEPP The Science and Environmental Policy Project Administration's Power Plan: Independent analysts continue to provide details of the Obama Administration's politically named "Clean Power Plan" . These studies make clear that the only forms of new electrical power generation the administration considers "clean" are solar and wind.

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  15. 5 Strides In Renewable Energy Turning Developing Regions Into Communities Of The FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | The Huffington Post

    ... by the government through Nepal's Alternative Energy Promotion Center , the micro-hydro (a type of small hydroelectric power plant that produces electricity through the natural flow of water) supplies electricity to 700 households in five villages ...

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  16. Our Opinion: Key to hydropower use is the delivery systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... and the U.S. Department of Energy have to sign off on Eversource's final plan. Critics question how much hydroelectric power is needed in Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut, which are the major targets for the power lines proposed to pass ...

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  17. India for resolving hydro plant issue with Pakistan through talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | India.com

    New Delhi, Aug 23 : With Pakistan expressing reservations over the under-construction Ratle Hydroelectric Power Project in Jammu and Kashmir, India has sought resolution of the issue through talks. The Centre's response came after the Pakistani Government sent a missive to India demanding appointment of a 'neutral expert' under provisions of the Indus Waters Treaty for the 850-MW power project being constructed on the Chenab river, sources in the Union Water Resources Ministry said.

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  18. Southern PH to fall into energy crisis?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | CNN

    ... No. 2243, urging for the said feasibility study of creating the MPC that will manage the Agus-Pulangui Hydroelectric Power complexes (APHC), and urging the Department of Budget and Management to allocate sufficient funds for the purpose in the ...

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  19. The Need To Separate Armenia From GazpromRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Groong

    THE NEED TO SEPARATE ARMENIA FROM GAZPROM Hakob Badalyan, Political Commentator Comments - 21 August 2015, 01:04 Related No decrease in price for gas and new monopolies for "Gazprom Armenia" Russian Gas Price Will Be Cut to 165 USD ContourGlobal and the Republic of Armenia Announce Purchase of the Vorotan Hydroelectric Facility Will Water from Lake Sevan Flow to Iran? Moving Time of Night Flights to Daytime was Discussed The Armenian government has published a new deal signed with Russia which contains interesting points on the prospects of the Armenian energy sector. In particular, the government gives Gazprom Armenia which owns the largest energy generating facility of Armenia, the fifth bloc of Hrazdan Thermal Power Plant.

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  20. Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners Rating Lowered to Hold at ZacksRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    According to Zacks, "Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners L.P. owns and operates renewable power platform. The company's power generating portfolio comprised of hydroelectric generating, wind facilities and natural gas-fired plants.

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