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9 hrs ago | Merinews

Hirakud dam's development dream devastated

While laying the foundation stone of Hirakud dam, the then Prime Minister of India Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru had said to the to be displaced villagers, "If you are to suffer, you should suffer in the interest of the country."

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

20 hrs ago | KCDZ 107.7 FM

Enviromental Group Asks for Rehearing on Eagle Mountain Permit

Last month, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission granted a license for the Eagle Crest project, which plans to pump Chuckwalla Valley water into pits in the Eagle Mountain area during low energy usage periods, and release it during high-demand times to generate electricity.

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Related Topix: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy

22 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

"Dumsor dumsor" end finally

Although power supply in the country over the past two weeks has improved tremendously which certainly has brought to an end the punishing load shedding exercise, government is said to be reluctant in officially announcing an end to the 'dumsor dumsor' phenomenon.

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Related Topix: World News, Ghana, Africa, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

Energy Northwest to operate Tieton Dam electric project

The agency will be able to do the maintenance work with current staff at its Packwood Lake Hydroelectric Project, which is about 35 miles away in Lewis County.

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Related Topix: Energy, Energy Northwest, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), California

The Recorder

Watershed moment

Matt Guertin of Greenfield rolls his kayak in the unusually high water by the ledges known as the rock dam in Turners Falls on Monday.

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Related Topix: Greenfield, MA, Turners Falls, MA, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Energy, Charlemont, MA, Gill, MA, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy)

MYREPUBLICA.com

UCPN-Maoist also against signing PDA with GMR

UCPN has joined hand with CPN-Maoist to protest against the Upper Karnali Hydro Power Project, saying that the ongoing Project Development Agreement with the Indian developer of the project should be made on the basis of political consensus.

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Related Topix: World News, India, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Nepal, Asia

Interfax

Daily Headline News for July 21, 2014

The president of Eurocement, Mikhail Skorokhod, told Interfax that the Tashkent region's Economic Court on Monday granted a suit brought by Uzbekistan's State Competition Committee to invalidate the privatization of JSC Akhangarancement, which was based on a decree signed some 20 years ago.

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Related Topix: Russia, World News, Asia, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Alternative Energy,

MYREPUBLICA.com

General strike in Rasuwa against Ghising's sacking

Locals have imposed general strike in the district on Monday against the government's decision to recall Managing Director Kulman Ghising of Chilime Hydro Power Company .

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy

Sat Jul 19, 2014

MYREPUBLICA.com

Chilime MD recall decision triggers outrage among locals

The Energy Ministrys decision to recall Managing Director Kulman Ghising of Chilime Hydro Power Company has triggered outrage among residents of Rasuwa and Sindhupalchok, where CHPCs subsidiary companies have been developing Middle Bhote Koshi Hydropower Project , Sanjen Hydroelectric Project and Sanjen Hydroelectric Project .

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy

ABS-CBN News

Glenda barely improves Pantabangan Dam's water level

SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga, Philippines Typhoon Glenda has increased the water level in Pantabangan Dam by less than a meter, which was not sufficient to resume power generation by the First Gen Hydro Power Corp. .

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy

Boston.com

Transmission projects aim to tap Canadian hydroelectricity

But there's a big problem: getting it here. At least five major transmission projects - some estimated to cost more than $1 billion to build - have been proposed to connect New England to this plentiful power source to the north.

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Related Topix: Tewksbury, MA, Alternative Energy, Wind Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

KUAT-TV Tucson

European Journal

Turkey: Dreaming of Kurdistan - The civil war in Iraq is creating new opportunities for Kurds in the north of the country.

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Related Topix: Metal, Isis, Iraq, World News, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Nepalnews.com

BPC's subsidiary signs loan agreement with IFC

Kabeli Energy Limited , a subsidiary of Butwal Power Company , has signed a Loan Agreement of US$ 38.6 Million with International Finance Corporation in Kathmandu for the development of its Kabeli 'A' Hydroelectric Project.

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Related Topix: Nepal, World News, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Asia

Osky News

Bowfishing Tournament to Raise Money for Veteran's Airlift Command

The Bowfishing Association of Iowa will be hosting a bowfishing tournament called the "Southern Iowa Carpfest" on Saturday, July 26 from 8:00 am until 6:00 pm.

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Related Topix: Mahaska County, IA, Alternative Energy, Ottumwa, IA, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

The Baltimore Sun

Exelon to break ground on new generating units at Perryman

Construction on the two 120-megawatt units, to be fueled by natural gas, is set to be launched Monday afternoon at the company's Perryman Generating Station, which is at 900 Chelsea Road near Bush River.

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Related Topix: Perryman, MD, Constellation Energy Group, Energy, Harford County, MD, Conowingo, MD, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Business News

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Alabama Live

Popeye, Alabama's Sailor Man

Bet you didn't know the character famous for saying "I yam what I yam and that's all what I yam" worked the Coosa River in Alabam! Well, the man who was the inspiration for the character did, anyway.

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Related Topix: Animated TV, Entertainment, Television, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Gadsden, AL, Ohatchee, AL, Weird

AllAfrica.com

Liberia: USAID Withdraws Support From Hydro Power Project

The news of USAID cutting off supports in the much talked about Hydro Power Project in Suakoko, Bong County, has sparked several debates in Bong County.

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Related Topix: Liberia, Alternative Energy, World News, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Africa, Energy

Power Online

China Hydroelectric Corporation Announces Completion Of Merger

China Hydroelectric Corporation , an owner, developer and operator of small hydroelectric power projects inthe People's Republic of China, today announced the completion of its merger with CPT Wyndham Sub Ltd. , a wholly-owned subsidiary of CPT Wyndham Holdings Ltd. , pursuant to the agreement and plan of merger , dated January 13, 2014, among the ... (more)

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Related Topix: China, Asia, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Alternative Energy, CHC Helicopter, Transportation, Bank of New York, Banking, Financial Services, Corporate / Securities Law, Law, Securities and Exchange Commission

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Osky News

Bowfishing Tournament to Raise Money for Veteran's Airlift Command

The Bowfishing Association of Iowa will be hosting a bowfishing tournament called the "Southern Iowa Carpfest" on Saturday, July 26 from 8:00 am until 6:00 pm.

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Related Topix: Mahaska County, IA, Alternative Energy, Ottumwa, IA, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Sun Jul 13, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Cameroon: EDF Gets Full Development Rights for Nachtigal Hydroelectric Project

The government of Cameroon and development partners involved in the multibillion Nachtigal Hydroelectric Project have signed a production concession contract which gives Electricit de France full rights to develop the project.

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy, Africa, World News

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