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Hydropower, hydraulic power, hydrokinetic power or water power is power that is derived from the force or energy of falling water, which may be harnessed for useful purposes. Hydroelectricity is the term referring to electricity generated by hydropower; the production of electrical power through the use of the gravitational force of falling or flowing water. It is the most widely used form of renewable energy globally today.

India to have new hydropower policy soon: Union Minister RK Singh – Zee News

Zee NewsIndia to have new hydropower policy soon: Union Minister RK SinghZee News”We have a policy in the works for hydro power development which will be place shortly before the cabinet for approval. States are interested in its development and it is necessary for our future, ” the Minister said referring to the environmental …and more »

US company acquiring Latin American hydropower assets – HydroWorld

US company acquiring Latin American hydropower assetsHydroWorldInkia’s hydropower assets include the 545-MW Cerro del Aguilla hydropower plant located in Peru. In Bolivia, Inkia Energy owns Compania Boliviana de Energia Electrica S.A. (COBEE). COBEE owns and operates 14 run-of-river hydroelectric plants: 10 in the …

Perspectives: Keeping People Safe – HydroWorld

HydroWorldPerspectives: Keeping People SafeHydroWorldIf you own a dam or hydropower plant, you’ve probably seen this in person. I can’t count the number of hydroelectric facilities I’ve toured over the years where plant personnel have to deal with members of the general public coming much too close so …and more »

Nepal state firm to build $2.5 billion power project after China deal scrapped – CNBC

CNBCNepal state firm to build $2.5 billion power project after China deal scrappedCNBCA state-owned Nepali power company will develop the Himalayan country’s biggest hydroelectric plant after the government scrapped a deal with a Chinese company, a government official said on Sunday. Nepal’s cabinet scrapped a $2.5 billion (£1.9 …and more »

French energy giant to advise on UAE hydropower project – ArabianBusiness.com

ArabianBusiness.comFrench energy giant to advise on UAE hydropower projectArabianBusiness.comDubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has signed an agreement with Électricité de France (EDF) to consult on a planned hydroelectric power station at Hatta Dam. DEWA is building the 250MW hydroelectric power station in Hatta, which is the first …

Chinese, Nepali companies launch hydropower projects in Nepal – Xinhua

Chinese, Nepali companies launch hydropower projects in NepalXinhuaLtd (QYEC) and BPC will first develop the 100MW Lower Manang Marshyangdi Hydroelectric Project, located at high Himalayan area of Gandaki zone in western Nepal. “It will be followed by a number of other ventures,” the Nepali company said in a press …

Using Singular CNC Boosts Voith Hydro’s Capabilities – Advanced Manufacturing

Advanced ManufacturingUsing Singular CNC Boosts Voith Hydro’s CapabilitiesAdvanced ManufacturingAccording to the hydropower manufacturer’s website, through its flagship York facility, Voith Hydro’s hydropower manufacturing heritage spans over 135 years. The plant is one of the world’s largest dedicated hydropower turbine equipment manufacturing …

AboitizPower expands hydroelectric business – Rappler

RapplerAboitizPower expands hydroelectric businessRapplerLast October, AboitizPower’s run-of-river hydro business unit, Hedcor, signed a civil works contract with UK-based contractor Whessoe for its 19-MW Bineng Combined Hydropower Project in Benguet. The project aims to increase the combined capacity of the …AboitizPower sustains strong foothold in hydropower businessPhilippine NewsAboitiz ramping up hydro energy plantsThe Standardall 4 news articles »