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EDF says strike hits hydro plants, data shows output unaffected – Reuters

Socialist WorkerEDF says strike hits hydro plants, data shows output unaffectedReutersPARIS (Reuters) – France’s EDF said workers had gone on strike on Tuesday at the utility’s hydroelectric plants and that a fall in power output was possible, although latest data from the grid operator showed no dip for the moment. Earlier, EDF said it …UPDATE 2-EDF says strike hits hydro plants, data shows output …Reuters AfricaEDF says strike hits hydro plants, data shows output…NEWSTAGEall 8 news articles »

Project to bring hydropower to Massachusetts clears hurdle – PennEnergy

PennEnergyProject to bring hydropower to Massachusetts clears hurdlePennEnergyHydro-Québec and Central Maine Power Company announced Friday that they have successfully concluded contract negotiations with Massachusetts electric distribution companies for the New England Clean Energy Connect 100 percent hydropower …Massachusetts utilities conclude contract negotiations to import hydroUtility Diveall 11 news articles »

The Indus Waters Treaty: caught between a dispute and a hard place – thethirdpole.net

thethirdpole.netThe Indus Waters Treaty: caught between a dispute and a hard placethethirdpole.netPakistan had argued that the Kishanganga project was not in consonance with the provisions of Annexure D of the Indus Waters Treaty, which deals with “the generation of hydroelectric power by India on the Western rivers”. In it paragraph 15 (iii) states:.

Relaunching Myitsone Hydropower dam could win investor confidence in Myanmar – Mizzima News

Mizzima NewsRelaunching Myitsone Hydropower dam could win investor confidence in MyanmarMizzima NewsThe dam is a large hydroelectric power development project at the confluence of the Mali and N’mai rivers, the source of the Ayeyawady River. Its long suspension is likely to drive down investor confidence amid concerns over the uncertainty of Myanmar …and more »

Nepal’s largest hydro project in the offing – The Kathmandu Post

The Kathmandu PostNepal’s largest hydro project in the offingThe Kathmandu PostThe Mugu Karnali Hydroelectric Project located in northwestern Nepal has an installed capacity of 1,902 MW. The 1,200 MW Budhi Gandaki Hydropower Project in central Nepal is the largest identified scheme so far. Vidhyut Utpadan Company will undertake …

US Department of Energy announces funding for six marine energy projects – HydroWorld

HydroWorldUS Department of Energy announces funding for six marine energy projectsHydroWorldThe company previously demonstrated a RivGen device in Igiugig’s Kvichak River in 2015 — an effort that was recognized by the National Hydropower Association with an Outstanding Stewards of America’s Waters award. DOE said the funding continues work …

Hydro Tasmania study shows potential for 4800 MW of new pumped storage – HydroWorld

HydroWorldHydro Tasmania study shows potential for 4800 MW of new pumped storageHydroWorldAustralian utility Hydro Tasmania has identified 14 pumped storage sites, adding fuel to the island state’s bid to make itself a hydroelectric power reserve for both it and the mainland. The search, performed as part of Hydro Tasmania’s “Battery of the …and more »

NIA seeks investors for 379 hydro plants – The Manila Times

NIA seeks investors for 379 hydro plantsThe Manila TimesThe National Irrigation Administration (NIA) is inviting parties to invest in hydroelectric power projects in 379 identified potential sites nationwide, with the aim of providing alternative resources for renewable energy and maximizing the country’s …