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Switzerland’s New Energy Asset: Hydro Plant With Capacity to Charge 400,000 Car Batteries
Norwegian Hydro Plant to Supply Deutsche Bahn with Renewable Energy
The Mågeli hydroelectric power plant in southern Norway is set to supply Germany’s Deutsche Bahn with almost 190GWh of green electricity annually for a ten-year period starting in 2023.
Enel Acquires ERG’s Italian Hydro Assets for €1bn
Enel subsidiary Enel Produzione has signed an agreement with ERG Power Generation for the acquisition of all ERG Hydro’s assets totalling 527MW.
ZAMBIA: Sinohydro Commissions Unit I of the Kafue Hydroelectric Power Station
The Chinese company Sinohydro is commissioning the first unit of the Kafue hydroelectric power station.
FERC Issues Preliminary Permit for Daybreak Power’s Proposed Pumped Storage Project
The FERC has issued a preliminary permit for Daybreak Power Inc’s proposed 2650MW Halverson Canyon Pumped Storage project near Creston, Washington, marking an important early milestone for this estimated $4.9 billion
China Starts Up Turbines at 16-GW Hydro Project After Four-Year Construction Period
China in late June began operating two of the world’s first 1-GW hydropower turbines at the Baihetan Hydropower Station in southwest China.
RWE Couples Batteries with Hydropower in Innovative Facility
RWE has announced details of an innovative battery storage system in Germany that will virtually couple batteries with its run-of-river power stations along the river Mosel, increasing capacity by another 15%.
CTG Places all 96 Units at Its Hydro Plants in Operation for First Time
China Three Gorges Corporation has announced that its six cascade hydropower plants along the main stream of the Yangtze River put all of their 96 power units into operation on 7 July
Africa’s Largest Hydropower Project GERD Delayed by Sudan-Ethiopia Talks
Sudan on Monday reiterated its rejection of Ethiopia’s completion of the second filling of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam.
China: Baihetan Hydropower Station Officially Put into Operation
First batch of units put into operation at Baihetan Hydropower Station generates more than 1 billion kWh
SINOMACH China National Machinery Industry Corpo : Signs Cooperation Agreements with Uzbekistan and Guinea
China is pushing its new development paradigm of dual circulation, in which the domestic market is the mainstay and domestic and foreign markets reinforce each other, and the country will also seek to usher in a higher level of opening-up to further accel
6 Chinese Among 10 Killed in Vehicle Explosion Near Pakistan's Dasu Hydropower Plant in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
The vehicle was carrying workmen to the Dasu Dam in the Upper Kohistan district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
HydroLand Acquires Hydroelectric Facilities
HydroLand has announced it has acquired two hydroelectric facilities from Northbrook Carolina Hydro II, LLC.
Croatia Prepares to Speed up Construction of Kosinj Hydropower System
Croatia plans to speed up the construction of Kosinj hydropower system worth an estimated 1.54 billion kuna ($243 million/205 million euro) by declaring it a strategic investment project, the economy ministry and state-owned utility Hrvatska Elektroprivre
SJVN Signs Pact for Development of 679 MW Lower Arun Hydro Electric Project in Nepal
SJVN bagged the project -- located in Sankhuwasabha and Bhojpur Districts of Nepal -- through International Competitive Bidding.
Major Overhaul Planned for Queensland’s Largest Hydropower Plant
Queensland’s largest hydropower station, the 570MW Wivenhoe Pumped Storage Hydroelectric Power Station, will undergo a $14 million overhaul to ensure it continues to produce cleaner, cheaper energy for years to come.
36.6 MW Daral Khwar Hydropower Project Starts Electricity Generation: Zubair
Addressing a function in this connection here, he congratulated Chief Executive PEDO, Muhammad Naeem Khan and his team, especially the Project Director, Habib Ullah Shah on successful commissioning and initiation of operational activities of this importan
Nepal Starts Operating Its Largest Hydropower Station
The 456 MW Upper Tamakoshi Hydropower Project, an engineering marvel, which took 10 years to complete saw massive costs and time overruns.
Bechtel Signs Contract with Albanian Government for Skavica Hydro Project
A critically important hydro power plant which will play a significant role in Albania reaching its ambition of energy self-sufficiency is to be delivered by Bechtel.
Pumped Hydro Boost Follows “Battery Blitz” As State Responds to Callide Coal Explosion
The Queensland state government has announced a major upgrade to the state’s biggest pumped hydro generator in yet another boost to energy storage following the dramatic explosion of the Callide C coal generator in late May.
All Units Operational at Namkong 1 Hydropower Project, Laos
After a three-day trial, the second unit of the 160MW Namkong 1 hydropower project, built by China Three Gorges Corporation, began generating electricity on June 29, meaning all units are in operation at project.
Hydropower: Slowdown of “Forgotten Giant” Hampers Net-Zero Efforts
A new International Energy Agency report says growth of hydropower plants globally will slow significantly this decade.
Exploring mln-kW Generating Units at China's New Mega Hydropower Station
Two million-kilowatt generating units, with the largest single-unit capacity in the world, began operation at a mega hydropower station in southwest China on Monday.
Hydropower Development Initiative Focuses on Clean Energy Transition
Pakistan is facing a huge challenge of preparedness in the face of climate change impacts and their rapidly emerging threats
Drax Kicks off Cruachan Expansion Planning Process
Project to expand the pumped hydro plant in Scotland to over 1GW is expected to create nearly 900 jobs
The World's First Million-Kilowatt Hydroturbine Generating Unit Generates Electricity
It is understood that after the unit is connected to the grid and undergoes a series of load tests, it will be officially put into operation for power generation.
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