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McMorris Rodgers talks dams, tariffs – Moscow-Pullman Daily News

McMorris Rodgers talks dams, tariffsMoscow-Pullman Daily NewsShe said access to hydroelectric power has helped Washington maintain low energy prices and called the lower Snake River system the “foundation of our economy.” “We have clean, renewable, reliable, affordable hydropower – 75 percent of our electricity …

Hydro projects expected to improve living standards in Karnali – The Kathmandu Post

The Kathmandu PostHydro projects expected to improve living standards in KarnaliThe Kathmandu PostStakeholders claim that after the completion of the planned hydroelectric projects, Karnali’s image as a ‘poor province’ will be changed as electricity generation, road expansion, employment and improvement in economic and social status of the people …and more »

The Future of Hydropower in Latin America – Business News Americas

The Future of Hydropower in Latin AmericaBusiness News AmericasLatin America’s geography has bestowed the region, and in particular South America, with some of the best hydropower resources in the world. Mountain glaciers, steep alpine valleys and river networks running for thousands of kilometers offer ideal …and more »

Second Chinese company to finance hydro project in Nepal under EPCF modality – Xinhua

Second Chinese company to finance hydro project in Nepal under EPCF modalityXinhuaKATHMANDU, March 30 (Xinhua) — Dongfang Electric International Corporation (DEC International), a Chinese company based in Sichuan, has agreed to finance a Nepal’s private sector-led Hydropower Project under Engineering, Procurement, Construction and …and more »

Mass. And Utilities Ditch NH-Routed Northern Pass For Hydro Project Through Maine – WBUR

WBURMass. And Utilities Ditch NH-Routed Northern Pass For Hydro Project Through MaineWBURThe Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources and the state’s largest utilities announced Wednesday that they’ve revoked their offer to buy a large amount of hydropower from Northern Pass, the massive Eversource power line project that would go …State, utilities ditch Northern Pass for hydro contractLowell SunMassachusetts ends deal with Northern Pass hydro projectConcord MonitorHydro-Quebec looks to Maine as Massachusetts ends Northern Pass hydro projectCityNewsall 36 news articles »

‘Fickle policy holding back hydro sector’ – The Kathmandu Post

The Kathmandu Post’Fickle policy holding back hydro sector’The Kathmandu PostMar 24, 2018-Independent power producers have blamed inconsistent government policy for the country’s failure to tap its immense hydropower potential. Speaking at an interaction programme organised by the Society of Economic Journalists (Sejon) on …and more »

Corps awards contract for turbine modernization at McNary Dam hydro project – HydroWorld

HydroWorldCorps awards contract for turbine modernization at McNary Dam hydro projectHydroWorldThe U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Walla Walla District announced it has awarded a US$321.3 million contract to Alstom Renewable US LLC to design, manufacture and install 14 turbines at the 980-MW McNary Dam hydroelectric project, located on Columbia …and more »

This Tiny Fake Fish Could Spark A Hydropower Revolution In The USA – CleanTechnica

CleanTechnicaThis Tiny Fake Fish Could Spark A Hydropower Revolution In The USACleanTechnicaThe little device is designed to “experience” the physical force of hydroelectric facilities the way an actual fish might. Back in 2014 the Energy Department issued a Sensor Fish explainer, which notes that the device is a lot more complicated than it …