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  1. New technology could improve use of small-scale hydropower in developing nationsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Science Blog

    ... effects, this approach has less impact on fisheries or stream ecosystems than major hydroelectric dams. Hydroelectric power is also renewable and does not contribute to greenhouse gas emissions. One of the most basic approaches is diverting part of ...

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  2. Walker halts two Mat-Su megaprojectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTOO-TV Juneau

    In addition to discussing vetoed items in the state budget, Gov. Bill Walker used Wednesday's news conference to announce that he is shutting down two megaprojects in the Mat-Su: the Knik Arm Bridge, and the Susitna-Watana Hydroelectric Project. Large projects can often be contentious, and two of the most debated state projects in the past few years have been the Knik Arm Crossing and the Susitna-Watana Hydroelectric Project.

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  3. Governor Walker announces shutdown of Knik Arm Crossing, Susitna-Watana Hydroelectric projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTNA

    In addition to discussing vetoed items in the state budget, Governor Bill Walker used this morning's press conference to announce that he is shutting down two megaprojects in the Mat-Su: the Knik Arm bridge, and the Susitna-Watana Hydroelectric Project. KTNA's Phillip Manning has more.

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  4. National Conference on Water Resources and Hydro Power 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PR Log

    DEHRADUN, India - June 29, 2016 - PRLog -- Department of Civil Engineering and Electrical Engineering at UPES organized a conference on 'Water Resources & Hydro Power' from June 17-18, 2016. Dr S J Chopra, Chancellor, UPES, Dehradun, Prof.

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  5. Proposed Amazon dam would fuel land speculation, deforestation, study saysRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Reuters

    ... backers of the dam say new investments are needed to boost hydro-electricity production and farming. Hydroelectric power plants produce about 80 percent of Brazil's electricity, and supporters say dams help combat climate change by producing ...

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  6. NHPC plans 600-MW solar project at Koyna dam in MaharashtraRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | DNA India

    State-run National Hydroelectric Power Corporation is planning to set up a 600-MW solar power project at the Koyna hydel power complex in Maharashtra as part of an initiative to expand its solar portfolio. The company is already carrying out the feasibility and financial viability study for the project, wherein it plans to set up floating solar panels with pumped storage system, a senior company official said.

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  7. Another step forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 25 | The Messenger

    Called Re-Envision 2030, the comprehensive plan now before the City Council lays out broad recommendations intended to guide the growth of the community for the next 15 to 20 years. It builds on a 2006 plan called Envision 2030.

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  8. Reflections on a Grand Canyon white water river trek and theaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 25 | The York Daily Record

    Reflections on a Grand Canyon white water river trek and the Anthropocene "Anthropocene" refers to the current geological era in which human activity is exerting a dominant influence on our... Check out this story on ydr.com: http://on-ydr.co/28YQJ9D The Anthropocene is but a thin smear on the time-line of geological eras. This premise was especially poignant for me during my recent 8-day raft trip through the Grand Canyon at the beginning of June.

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  9. FERC says Nicatous microhydro doesn't need licenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | JD Supra

    Federal energy regulators have ruled that a micro-hydroelectric project proposed by a remote Maine sporting camp does not require licensing under the Federal Power Act. The Nicatous case illustrates one expedited regulatory path for off-grid micro-hydropower projects.

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  10. World Patent Marketing Success Group Unveils Enlighten Time, A New...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | PRWeb

    "The Hydroelectric Power market is worth $4 billion,"says Scott Cooper, CEO and Creative Director of World Patent Marketing. "In the coming years, sustained economic growth will contribute... World Patent Marketing, a vertically integrated manufacturer and engineer of patented products, announces Enlighten Time, an energy invention created to provide an effective, economical and environmental-friendly source and storage for energy.

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  11. McMillen Jacobs Moves Earth to Move Water in ValdezRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | Construction Equipment Guide

    In the Chugach Mountains, about 1,310 ft. above the city of Valdez, Alaska, Hitachi excavators are helping to deliver sustainable solutions by working on a hydroelectric site.

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  12. Waukesha the second Great Lakes diversionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | The Chronicle-Journal

    Granting permission of the Wisconsin city of Waukesha to draw water from the Great Lakes is setting a dangerous precedent for the future . We already divert considerable northern water south to the Great Lakes through the 1943, Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario, now the Ontario Power Generation, sending a large part of the upper Ogoki to flow into Lake Nipigon and so to the Great Lakes.

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  13. Seizing clean-energy opportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Lowell Sun

    In the next two months, Massachusetts has the opportunity to reorient the energy system away from risky over-reliance on fossil fuels and toward a stable clean energy future. First, aging power plants have become increasingly uneconomical, prompting a turnover of almost one-third of the region's power generation.

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  14. FG partners North South Power Company on hydro powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Vanguard

    The Federal Government is partnering the North South Power Company Ltd., in the development of existing dams for power generation. The Minister of Water Resources, Mr Suleiman Adamu said this when board members of the company led by their chairman paid him a courtesy visit on Wednesday in Abuja.

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  15. Duke Latin America Power Said to Draw China, Canada InterestRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 22 | The Washington Post

    Brookfield Asset Management Inc., Canada's largest alternative asset manager, and China Three Gorges Corp. are among companies weighing offers for Duke Energy Corp.'s Latin American power plants, people with knowledge of the matter said. Chinese government-owned electricity generator State Power Investment Corp. is also considering bidding for the assets, according to the people.

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  16. Duke Latin America Power Said to Draw China, Canada InterestRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 22 | The Washington Post

    Brookfield Asset Management Inc., Canada's largest alternative asset manager, and China Three Gorges Corp. are among companies weighing offers for Duke Energy Corp.'s Latin American power plants, people with knowledge of the matter said. Chinese government-owned electricity generator State Power Investment Corp. is also considering bidding for the assets, according to the people.

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  17. RusHydro, Power Machines upgraded hydropower unit 6 at Volzhskaya HPPRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 21 | AK&M

    ... Company - RusHydro (PJSC RusHydro, tax number: 2460066195) is a Russian generating company comprising 61 hydroelectric power plants, 2 hydroelectric pumped storage power plants, 3 geothermal power plants in Kamchatka Krai, the Kalmyk wind power ...

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  18. Brookfield interested in Duke Energy's Latin America plants, sources sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Globe and Mail

    Brookfield Asset Management Inc., Canada's largest alternative asset manager, is among the companies weighing offers for Duke Energy Corp.'s Latin American power plants, people with knowledge of the matter said on June 21, 2016. Brookfield Asset Management Inc., Canada's largest alternative asset manager, is among the companies weighing offers for Duke Energy Corp.'s Latin American power plants, people with knowledge of the matter said on June 21, 2016.

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  19. Brookfield, Three Gorges Said to Mull Bids for Duke Power Plants an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Bloomberg

    Brookfield Asset Management Inc., Canada's largest alternative asset manager, and China Three Gorges Corp. are among companies weighing offers for Duke Energy Corp.'s Latin American power plants, people with knowledge of the matter said. Chinese government-owned electricity generator State Power Investment Corp. is also considering bidding for the assets, according to the people.

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  20. Butterfly Valve for Punatsangchhu-II tested at BHELRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Central Chronicle

    Bhopal : Hydro Turbine division of BHEL, Bhopal has successfully designed, manufactured, assembled and tested the Butterfly Valve for Punatsangchhu-II Hydroelectric Project, Bhutan. The customer team including PHPA-II, CEA & WAPCOS representatives cleared the Butterfly Valve after various stages of inspection carried out at BHEL works.

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