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Robson Green lights up Cragside with hydro power
A Victorian house is being lit by hydroelectricty again after Geordie actor Robson Green flicked the switch on an Achimedean screw.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Drought Shutters Hydro Power Generation
Our water situation worsened on Wednesday as the level of the Truckee River continued to drop.
Simulation Models Optimize Water Power from Exensive Dam System
The Columbia River basin in the Pacific Northwest offers great potential for water power; hydroelectric power stations there generate over 20 000 megawatts already.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Second coming for 150-year-old house which was world's first to be...
Border agents on alert for tidal wave of illegal immigrants as huge storm washes away US-Mexico fence leaving 60ft HOLE Clearly the work of a bright spark: Victorian house that was first in world to be powered by water will be lit up using hydroelectricity again A 151-year-old house that was the first in the world to be lit using hydroelectricity ... (more)
DOE: 16 power projects to generate 1,900MW
THE Department of Energy Mindanao Field Office reported that as of May 2014, there are a total of 16 committed power projects for the Mindanao grid with an aggregated capacity of 1,891.70 megawatts .
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Snowy Hydro Limited - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review
Reportstack, provider of premium market research reports announces the addition of Snowy Hydro Limited - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review market report to its offering Snowy Hydro Limited - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides a comprehensive insight into the companys history, corporate strategy, business structure and operations.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
SMUD wins FERC license for hydropower plant
The Sacramento Municipal Utility District received a new 50-year license from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to continue operating the 688 MW Upper American River Project.
GEI supports successful FERC licensing for Eagle Mountain Pumped Storage Hydroelectric Project
Sacramento, Calif. - GEI Consultants, Inc. announced that client Eagle Crest Energy Company has received its license from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for its Eagle Mountain pumped storage hydroelectric project.
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Bulgaria Has Lowest Energy Security Rate in EU - NGO
Bulgaria is the poorest EU member state and the one plagued by the lowest rate of energy security , according to a report of local NGO Center for the Study of Democracy .
'Foreign investment needed to harness power potential of Northeast'
Agartala, July 25 - Without foreign investment, the vast power potential of the northeastern region could not be leveraged, says the man heading the government-run North Eastern Electric Power Corporation .
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Ghost Town Mysteries: The "stolen" light bulbs of Anyox, B.C.
Mining mostly copper, the town grew to over 3,000 people in its 1920s peak. Today, the Hydroelectric Dam - the tallest in Canada when it was built - and the Power House stand, remnants of a thriving company town.
BC Hydro Power Smart Program boosts viability for mechanical pulp producers
The Power Smart program provided an injection of over three years and is aimed at reducing energy intensity and improving energy efficiency used in the thermal-mechanical pulping process at seven pulp facilities throughout that utilizes waste steam to reduce our electrical load on the BC Hydro system.
Govt. approves partial handover of Nairit assets to Vorotan Cascade
PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenian government approved a draft resolution for handover of a part of Nairit CJSC assets to Vorotan Cascade of Hydroelectric Power Plants, ARKA reported.
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Taqa Pulls Out of Indian Hydroelectric Venture
United Arab Emirates' Abu Dhabi National Energy Co. has pulled out of a deal to buy two hydroelectric power plants from India's Jaiprakash Power Ventures Ltd. for $1.6 billion, the Indian company said on Thursday.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
CA pumped storage hydroelectric project to provide state clean energy
Today, GEI Consultants, Inc., a global geotechnical, environmental, water resources, and ecological science and engineering firm, announced that client Eagle Crest Energy Company has received its license from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for its Eagle Mountain Hydroelectric Pumped Storage project in Southern California.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
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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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.
"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.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
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.
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.