Madagascar’s Sahofika hydropower scheme to get €4m loan

The project entails the construction of a 205 MW hydroelectric power plant on a Build-Own-Operate-Transfer basis.

Valmet to supply automation system to hydropower plants in Finland

Valmet will supply a central control and data collection system to operate PVO-Vesivoima’s hydro power plants in the Iijoki, Kemijoki and Kokemäenjoki rivers in Finland.

GE Renewable Energy to supply equipment for 2,160 MW hydro plant...

The Dasu hydropower project is one of the most important power generation projects in the country, GE says.

Alpiq starts construction on Hüscherabach hydropower plant

Alpiq and the municipality of Rheinwald (GR) are once again collaborating to build a small hydropower plant.

Israel’s 300 MW Mount Gilboa Pumped Storage begins operating

The 300 MW Mount Gilboa Pumped Storage project in Israel has begun commercial operations.

Hydropower at risk as Lake Victoria sees record water levels

Lake Victoria’s water levels have surged to their highest level in more than half a century posing a threat to the country’s hydropower plants.
China Yangtze Power Co acquires majority stake in Peru utility Luz Del Sur

China Yangtze Power acquires Peru utility Luz Del Sur

China Yangtze Power Company has completed a $3.59bn acquisition of an 83.6 per cent stake in Peruvian utility Luz Del Sur.
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GlobalData explores the impact of COVID-19 on energy sector

GlobalData explores the negative and positive impact of COVID-19 on the energy sector in India, Spain, Brazil, Greece and globally.
HydroVision International postponed until November

Clarion Events announces new dates for HYDROVISION International

Clarion Events North America is rescheduling HYDROVISION International 2020 because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Renewables hold up during coroavirus pandemic

Statkraft stalls hydro and wind projects due to coronavirus

Norwegian energy company Statkraft has put three construction projects on hold due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

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