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  • Small Hydro could add up to Big Damage

    A belief that small hydropower systems are a source of clean energy with little or no environmental problems is driving the growing interest in mini, micro, and pico hydro systems that generate from less than 5 kilowatts up to 10 megawatts of energy. Hydropower appears to be the cleanest and most versatile of ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • Hydro International receives largest grit-removal deal in company’s history

    Hydro International, a leading provider of environmentally sustainable products and innovative solutions that control and treat stormwater, wastewater and combined sewer overflows, today announced the receipt of its largest contract for grit-removal systems ever – a $1.8 million deal with the City of Clearwater, Fla. Hydro will supply the Gulf Coast city with five Grit King® advanced ...


  • Prague to Welcome over 1400 Hydropower & Dams Experts from over 80 countries for HYDRO 2011 Conference in October

    HYDRO 2011, an international conference and exhibition organised by The International Journal on Hydropower & Dams will be held in Prague from 17th to 19th October 2011. More than 1500 participants from 85 countries will attend.  Policy-makers, developers, financiers, and hydro practitioners from all parts of the world will attend the event, which will be held in the Prague ...


    By Aqua Media International Ltd

  • Primozone selected to provide high performance ozone generators for drinking water treatment in Norway

    Primozone has been awarded the ozone part of a new drinking water treatment plant in the municipality of Bamble, Norway. The municipality of Bamble is building a new water treatment plant, Flåte VBA, to improve standards of hygiene and to remove color from the drinking water. The treatment is based on an ozone bio-filtration process. The complete scope of the water treatment ...


    By Primozone Production AB

  • Speech by Achim Steiner to the High-Level Session on Resource Efficiency in the Framework of the German G7 Presidency.

    Human progress is moving quicker and quicker as time goes on. It's what futurist Ray Kurzweil calls human history's Law of Accelerating Returns: more-advanced societies have the ability to progress at a faster rate than less-advanced societies. And we have witnessed this. Over the last century or so we have cut mortality rates, reduced poverty, if not as evenly as we would have liked, and created ...

  • ANDRITZ to equip new hydropower station in Pakistan

    ANDRITZ HYDRO, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received an order from Daelim Lotte Joint Venture to supply the electromechanical equipment, hydraulic steel structures, penstocks, and control systems for the Gulpur hydropower station, Pakistan. Start-up is scheduled for mid-2019. The order value amounts to approximately 65 million euros. ANDRITZ HYDRO is to ...

  • ANDRITZ receives order for extension of La Coche pumped storage power station, France

    ANDRITZ HYDRO, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received an order from Electricité de France (EDF) to supply a turbine generator unit with an output of 240 megawatts for the extension of the La Coche pumped storage power station, France. Start-up is scheduled for 2019. The order value amounts to approximately 25 million euros. The new Pelton turbine from ANDRITZ ...

  • Alstom wins fourth hydropower contract in Bhutan, supporting the country’s growing energy demand

    Alstom, in consortium with ANDRITZ HYDRO GmbH, has been awarded a contract by Dagachhu Hydro Power Corporation Limited (DHPC)* to supply key electromechanical equipment to a new hydropower station in Bhutan. The contract for the delivery of electromechanical equipment as well as the respective loan agreement was signed at the Federal Ministry of European and International Affairs in Vienna on ...


  • ANDRITZ receives important order for a new pumped storage plant in Portugal

    ANDRITZ HYDRO GmbH, a member of international technology group ANDRITZ, has been contracted by the Spanish energy utility IBERDROLA GENERACIÓN to supply the electro-mechanical equipment and the penstock for the new pumped storage hydropower plant Gouvães in Portugal. The total contract value for ANDRITZ amounts to about 140 million euros. The scope of delivery comprises design, ...


    By ANDRITZ AG

  • We`re Pumped to See You at the NWFPA!

    Cornell Pump is excited to be exhibiting at the Northwest Food Processors Association, and invite you to stop by Booth 937! We'll have our hydro transport food pumps, innovative trash/self-priming pumps, and reliable refrigeration pumps on display in our booth. We look forward to you stopping by and seeing our all new Arctic King line of refrigeration pumps. This robust hermetic line operates ...


    By Cornell Pump Company

  • British Columbia power costs to increase

    Gold medals last forever, but Olympic cheer won't withstand an energy upheaval in British Columbia. The Canadian province and its largest city Vancouver just hosted what many are calling the greenest Olympiad ever. With its reputation as a clean, coastal metropolis where quality of life is high, few observers or visitors seemed surprised that Vancouver set up online energy monitoring, made extra ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • KISTERS Using New OGC Standards

    KISTERS presented its final results of the Surface Water Interoperability Experiments #1 and #3 to the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) in Boulder, CO this past week. The end result of this work was KiWIS (KISTERS Web Interoperability Solution), the first commercially available and robust service module on the market. Used in combination with WISKI or Hydstra, KiWIS is able to both consume and ...


    By KISTERS AG

  • Opening of India´s Premier Power Event Emphasises Importance of Improved Power Generation Capacity and Deliverables

    The 2013 POWER-GEN India & Central Asia and co-located Renewable Energy World India and HydroVision India conference and exhibition was officially opened with an Inauguration Ceremony attended by over 280 officials and delegates from the power, renewable and hydro power sectors including ministerial, executive management and professionals across the region and around the globe. The opening ...


    By PennWell Corporation

  • The future of energy

    Fossil fuels will continue to dominate the global demand for energy for at least the next 20 years, with higher energy prices for consumers and renewables playing only a minor role. That was the ‘consensus’ prediction by energy experts at a GLOBE 2008 session on "The Future of Energy Dialogue." Greenhouse gas emissions will continue to rise in the atmosphere to well above ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Upcoming Funding Opportunity for Water Power Manufacturing

    On March 24, 2014, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced a Notice of Intent to issue a funding opportunity titled “Water Power Manufacturing.” The goal of this funding opportunity is to design an integrated hydropower turbine generator system that applies advanced materials and /or additive manufacturing techniques and produce a prototype unit at an appropriate scale to enable ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Investors remain confident in Latin America’s renewable energy markets

    Latin America’s significant renewable energy resources, combined with the region’s rapidly growing energy demand, mean that even in a climate of slowing economic growth investors are continuing to focus on the region’s alternative energy sector. Government mandates are providing incentives for increased investment, especially in the key economies of Brazil, Mexico and Chile, and private sector ...


    By Euromoney Seminars Ltd.

  • ReportsnReports - Biogas Power Market Outlook in Australia to 2020 - Capacity, Generation, Regulations, Major Power Plants, and Key Companies

    Biogas Power Market Outlook in Australia to 2020 - Capacity, Generation, Regulations, Major Power Plants, and Key Companies  GlobalData’s renewable energy offering, “Biogas Power Market Outlook in Australia to 2020 - Capacity, Generation, Regulations, Major ...


  • HydroXpert SAS Releases SIMAHPP5 to analyze and valuate hydropower projects

    SIMAHPP is tool for Windows Platform used to simulate and assess the feasibility of hydropower projects combining hydraulic, financial, and environmental parameters. Since its first release in 2009, SIMAHPP has been used internationally by consultants, well established companies and universities in 30+ countries in Europe, North and Latin America, Africa, Asia & Australia.  ...


    By Hydroxpert Technology

  • Himalayan countries urged to own their green tech boom

    Himalayan countries should support and invest in green technologies if such initiatives are to succeed and bring benefits to the economy in the long term, a meeting has heard. Eight countries in the Hindu-Kush Himalayan region are making progress in development and uptake of renewable energy technologies, ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • ReportsnReports - The Future of Small, Medium and Large Hydropower Technologies: Technology developments, key costs and the future outlook

    The Future of Small, Medium and Large Hydropower Technologies: Technology developments, key costs and the future outlook  Hydropower is one of the earliest sources of power exploited by man with water wheels of various sorts being built for at least two thousand years to ...


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