Marine hydro firm Atlantis unveils largest, most powerful tidal turbine
LONDON, England — Marine hydro developer Atlantis Resources Corporation unveils the AK1000, the largest and most powerful tidal power turbine ever built.
GDF Suez, International Power enter into merger deal
PARIS, France — France’s gas and electric utility G DF Suez SA enters into a merger deal with Britain’s International Power. The move would create the world’s largest independent power producer, with more than 66,000 MW of capacity.
Featured video of the week
Video: U.S. Department of Energy Under Secretary for Energy Kristina Johnson addresses attendees at the National Hydropower Association’s 2010 annual conference.
Hydro-Quebec, Vermont utilities sign long-term hydropower deal
ESSEX, Vt. — Vermont ‘s two largest utilities sign a contract to buy hydroelectric power from provincial utility Hydro-Quebec for 26 years. For more information, click here.
Click here to read the newsletter.