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Hydropower Engineering Handbook now available for free public download – HydroWorld

Hydropower Engineering Handbook now available for free public downloadHydroWorldWith many in the hydroelectric field still using the data it contains, the Hydropower Engineering Handbook is now available for free download online. The handbook was originally published in 1991 by McGraw-Hill and “addresses a broad cross section of …

NIA invites investors in hydroelectric power – Manila Bulletin

Manila BulletinNIA invites investors in hydroelectric powerManila BulletinIt said this is the agency’s contribution in providing resources for renewable energy, as well as in maximizing the utilization of irrigation water by venturing into the development of hydroelectric power plants. While NIA encouraged this venture, one …

PUD switches on two new hydro projects near Snoqualmie Falls – The Daily Herald

The Daily HeraldPUD switches on two new hydro projects near Snoqualmie FallsThe Daily HeraldSNOQUALMIE — The majestic waterfalls in the Snoqualmie Valley offer more than just spectacular hikes. The area also supplies neighboring Snohomish County with enough energy to power 10,000 homes miles away from the 1,000-foot drops that generate …

NEA signs maiden PPA with Tanahu Hydro – The Kathmandu Post

NEA signs maiden PPA with Tanahu HydroThe Kathmandu PostIf it is considered as a peaking run of the river type project, the Tanahu Hydro will get Rs10.55 per unit during the dry season and Rs8.40 per unit during the wet season.Tanahu Hydropower Limited…

Hydropower in Cambodia could threaten food security of region – Science Daily

Science DailyHydropower in Cambodia could threaten food security of regionScience DailyFarmers and anglers in Cambodia depend on the Mekong River’s predictable seasonal patterns, but new dams for hydroelectricity are altering the hydrology of the river. These changes have the potential to threaten fish migration, livelihoods, and …

Nepal says to scrap hydropower deal with Chinese firm – Reuters

Nepal says to scrap hydropower deal with Chinese firmReutersKATHMANDU, May 29 (Reuters) – Nepal’s government said on Tuesday it will build a 750 megawatt hydroelectric plant that was earlier cleared to be developed by China’s state-owned Three Gorges International Corp, in a surprise announcement made while …and more »

Hydropower Currently Generating 70 per cent of Albania’s Total Energy Supply – Emerging Europe

Emerging EuropeHydropower Currently Generating 70 per cent of Albania’s Total Energy SupplyEmerging EuropeThree Albanian hydroelectric power plants (HPPs) are to benefit from a cash injection of 12 million euros from the World Bank, intended to ensure their continued safe operation. Part of the Dam Safety Project for Albania, the money will support the …World Bank supports Dam Safety Project in AlbaniaPower Technologyall 2 news articles »

Small Hydropower Market – Industry Analysis by Application Potential, Price Trends, Competitive Market Share … – Expert Consulting

Small Hydropower Market – Industry Analysis by Application Potential, Price Trends, Competitive Market Share …Expert ConsultingGrowing environmental concerns owing to greenhouse gas emission and favorable regulatory policies are promoting small hydroelectric plants in densely populated locations, as a clean energy and will positively impact the small hydropower market.

Hydro, wind and solar: Undeniable synergies – HydroWorld

Hydro, wind and solar: Undeniable synergiesHydroWorld“There is no technical or economic barrier to transitioning the entire world to 100 percent clean, renewable energy with a stable electric grid at low cost,” said Mark Z. Jacobson with Stanford University. This is the key finding of research completed …and more »

No Relief to Pakistan on Dispute Over Indian Power Plant on Cross-Border River – Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalNo Relief to Pakistan on Dispute Over Indian Power Plant on Cross-Border RiverSputnik InternationalPakistan fears that India’s Kishanganga hydroelectric power plant will reduce its share in the cross-border Indus River system of which the Neelum River is a part. Pakistan wants India to address its concerns for which it has sought the intervention of …WB says it’s seeking amicable solution to Pakistan-India water disputeDAWN.comAJK president condemns Indian water aggressionDaily TimesPak, World Bank talks on Kishanganga beginGreater KashmirKasmir Monitor -Geo News, Pakistanall 28 news articles »

IFC’s draft hydropower SEA report released – Myanmar Times

Myanmar TimesIFC’s draft hydropower SEA report releasedMyanmar TimesIn January, civic groups in Shan State lambasted a plan by the government and the IFC to build a hydroelectric power project in the state. “Any central government attempt to proceed unilaterally with dams in ethnic conflict areas, when control over …