Alstom delivers first turbine runner for Xiangjiaba hydro project in China

Hydro Headlines Alstom delivers first turbine runner for Xiangjiaba hydro project in China LEVALLOIS-PERRET, France — Alstom delivers the first 812-MW turbine runner to the site of the Xiangjiaba hydroelectric power project under construction in China. HydroWorld.com weekly newscast The HydroWorld.com weekly newscast, featuring headline news from the global hydropower …

Wave energy projects get the go-ahead in Scotland

Hydro Headlines Wave energy projects get the go-ahead in Scotland EDINBURGH, Scotland — Several Scottish wave energy projects, including a 30-MW development from Aquamarine Power north of the Isle of Lewis, are given the go-ahead. For more information,click here. HydroWorld.com weekly newscast The HydroWorld.com weekly newscast, featuring headline news from …

BC Hydro awards contract for generating unit installation at Mica hydro project

BC Hydro awards contract for generating unit installation at Mica hydro project VANCOUVER, Canada — BC Hydro awards Peter Kiewit Infrastructure Company a C40 million contract for civil work needed to install the fifth and sixth generating units at the Mica hydropower project in British Columbia, Canada. HydroWorld.com weekly newscast …

State of the Union in the United States: Obama calls for 80 percent clean energy by 2035

Hydro Headlines State of the Union in the United States: Obama calls for 80 percent clean energy by 2035 WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. President Barack Obama puts clean energy front and center on the agenda of the American government – calling for an 80 percent clean energy target by 2035. …