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IHA report: Hydro key to supporting hydrogen creation & net zero future

Hydro Review The International Hydropower Association (IHA) has released a research and policy paper that outlines how hydropower could be pivotal in supporting growth in...

Two contractors killed during core drilling work at GRDA’s 128-MW Kerr project

Hydro Review Two contractors who were performing core drilling have been killed after an explosion trapped them inside a tunnel at Kerr Dam in eastern...

Chelan PUD, GE team up for modernization of 624-MW Rock Island hydroelectric

Hydro Review Chelan PUD and GE Renewable Energy have reached an agreement to modernize Powerhouse II at the 624-MW Rock Island hydroelectric project. The 42-year-old turbines will...

Landslide reported at 510-MW Batang Toru Hydroelectric Power Plant in Indonesia

Hydro Review The District Government (Pemkab) of South Tapanuli (Tapsel) in Indonesia has confirmed that the landslide occurring at the 510-MW Batang Toru Hydroelectric Power Plant in...
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Voith Hydro supplying pumped storage equipment to pair with Idaho combined solar-wind project

Cat Creek Energy and Water has chosen Voith Hydro to design, manufacture and install 720 MW of ternary pumped storage equipment for the Cat...

Hitachi ABB Power Grids to modernize 1.2-GW Chinese hydropower plant

Power Engineering International Chinese utility Hubei Qingjiang Hydropower Development Company has selected technology firm Hitachi ABB Power Grids to modernize its Geheyan hydropower plant in...

Avista Utilities’ 2021 electric IRP includes upgrades to existing hydropower

By Elizabeth Ingram Avista Utilities, an operating division of Avista Corp., plans to reduce carbon-emitting resources from its portfolio in alignment with the company’s clean...

Now is your chance to register for HYDROVISION International 2021 in Spokane

By Elizabeth Ingram, Clarion Energy Content Director At last, your chance has arrived to get out of the office (or your house) and re-engage with the...

FERC relicenses Exelon’s 570.15-MW Conowingo Hydroelectric Project in Maryland

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has issued a new 50-year operating license to Exelon Generation Company LLC’s 570.15-MW Conowingo Hydroelectric Project. The project is...

FirstEnergy shows confidence in Strah’s CEO leadership

The FirstEnergy Corp. board of directors has taken the “acting” qualifier off Steven Strah’s title heading up the Ohio-based utility owner. Strah has been named...

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