Hydroelectric

News, scheme and contract announcements, tenders and investments in hydroelectric or hydropower projects. This will include pumped storage, tide, run-of-the-river and dam projects, highlighting associated equipment such as turbines, generators, rotors and shafts. This is an important renewable energy resource used to lower emissions and meet peak demand through storage and hybrid solutions.

Nrg Energy purchases interest in new Brazilian hydroelectric power plant

NRG Energy, Inc. announced that on Friday, September 15, it finalized the purchase of approximately 24.4 percent of the common shares of Itiquira Energetica S.A.—owner of a 156-megawatt (MW) hydroelectric power generation facility located in the State of Mato Grosso in southwestern Brazil—for 14.5 million Brazilian reals ($7.9 million U.S.).

Drought closes Iran hydropower plant

Due to recent drought in Isfahan Province, the huge power plant of Zayandeh-Roud Dam stopped electricity production.

ALSTOM Wins a 186 Million Dollar Order For the Two New...

ALSTOM, leading the CEITAIPU consortium, has won the international bid for design, production, erection and commissioning of the last two generating units in Itaipu.

Entergy Announces Filling the Tunnels at Peruvian Power Station

Entergy Wholesale Operations, the power development, marketing and trading unit of Entergy Corp., has announced that the tunnel is starting to be filled with water at the Chimay Hydroelectric Station located in Peru.

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