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Nova Scotia issues call for tidal energy projects demonstration
The Canadian province of Nova Scotia is issuing applications for tidal energy demonstration permits.
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Black & Veatch selected as owner’s representative for San Diego pumped storage project
By EBR Staff Writer
Black & Veatch has been selected to serve as owners’ representative for the 500MW San Vicente Energy Storage Facility (SVESF) planned to be built in San Diego County, California, US.
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DEWA plans to build 400MW pumped hydro storage project
By EBR Staff Writer
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has signed a memorandum of agreement (MoA) to study the construction of a 400MW pumped-storage hydropower plant in Hatta, Dubai, UAE.
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European Parliament backs 35% renewable energy goal by 2030
By EBR Staff Writer
The European Parliament has backed a more ambitious target for cleaner and more efficient use of energy by voting in favor for 2030 renewable energy target of 35%.
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Welsh government commits to help fund 320MW Swansea Bay tidal lagoon project
By EBR Staff Writer
The Welsh government has committed to provide a substantial investment for the 320MW Swansea Bay tidal lagoon project.
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Vinci, Andritz to build 350MW pumped storage hydroelectric plant in Morocco
By EBR Staff Writer
A joint venture of Vinci Construction and Andritz Hydro has secured a €284m contract from undisclosed customer to build the 350MW Abdelmoumen pumped storage hydroelectric plant 70km from Agadir, Morocco.
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IDB Invest grants $1bn loan for 2.4GW Ituango hydropower project in Colombia
By EBR Staff Writer
IDB Invest, the private sector institution of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), has agreed to fund $1bn for the development of 2.4GW Ituango hydropower plant (HPP) in the northern region of Antioquia in Colombia.
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Ivanhoe Mines virtually triples output of hydroelectric plant to support copper project in Congo
Ivanhoe Mines executive chairman Robert Friedland and CEO Lars-Eric Johansson announced that upgrading work at the Mwadingusha hydropower plant in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has almost tripled the plant’s interim power output from 11MW to 32MW.
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BC Hydro moves to next phase for awarding Site C generating station and spillways civil works contract
BC Hydro has selected the Aecon-Flatiron-Dragados-EBC Partnership (AFDE Partnership) as the preferred proponent to move to the next phase for the Site C generating station and spillways (GSS) civil works contract.
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TEPCO to help Bhutan prepare new master plan for electricity development
Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings (TEPCO), TEPCO Power Grid, Tokyo Electric Power Services, Nippon Koei, IIEP. have been selected to help the small Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan to develop a master development plan for electricity.
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Voith completes modernization of Mucomir hydroelectric power station in Scotland
Technology Group Voith has finished the modernization work of the small Scottish hydroelectric power station Mucomir.
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Yam Pro Energy inks MOU with Shapoorji Pallonji Group
Yam Pro Energy from Israel has signed an MOU with Shapoorji Pallonji Group, the owners of the TATA Group, to build a wave energy power station in Ghana.
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Indian PM inaugurates 60MW Tuirial hydropower project
By EBR Staff Writer
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has formally inaugurated a new 60MW hydropower project built at a cost of INR1302crore ($202.85m) in the North East Indian state of Mizoram on the Tuirial River.
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Major types of power plants to generate energy
By EBR Staff Writer
With a surge in demand for electricity to power industries and households across the world, many new sources of power generation have emerged in the past few decades. While coal still continues to be a major source of electric generation, solar, wind and other renewable energy sources have emerged as major alternatives to produce power in recent years. With growing energy needs, environmental concerns and depleting fossil fuel based energy sources, scientists are looking for alternative sources of energy.
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ABB to supply transformers for 2.8GW Mica hydropower plant in Canada
By EBR Staff Writer
ABB has been awarded a contract by Canadian utility BC Hydro to supply critical power transformers with advanced safety features and smaller footprint for the 2,805MW Mica hydroelectric plant located in British Columbia.
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