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Statkraft to build hydro plants in Albania
Statkraft is to start construction in October of two new hydropower plants in Albania after reaching a decision on the €535 million investment.
MPs pour cold water on latest Severn barrage scheme
Plans for a £25 bn hydro-electric barrage in the UK's Severn Estuary should not go ahead in their current form, says a committee of the country's members of parliament.
Nexans to supply EHV link for Coca Codo Sinclair hydro
Nexans has been awarded a contract by China's Sinohydro Corp to supply the extra high voltage power cable link for Ecuador's 1500 MW Coca Codo Sinclair hydroelectric project...
Grand Inga project to be launched in 2015
The Democratic Republic of Congo has re-launched the process for the selection of a developer and established the first stage objective for the Inga dam - to lay the first...
Alstom to renovate the Kaprun Hauptstufe hydro plant
Verbund Hydro Power AG has placed an order with Alstom for the renovation of two generators in the Kaprun Hauptstufe hydropower plant in Austria.
Indian renewable projects win ADB support
NSL Renewable Power Private Limited (NRPPL) is to develop wind and hydropower projects in India with the support of the Asian Development Bank.
Turkish company wins contract to build hydro plant in Uganda
Mapa Construction Company of Turkey has been awarded the contract to build the 600 MW Ayago hydroelectric power dam in Nwoya District in northwestern Uganda, at a cost of 1.9 billion USD.
Alstom to supply hydro equipment for Grand Renaissance dam
Alstom has signed a €250 million contract with Metals & Engineering Corporation (METEC) to supply turbines and generators for the power plant of the Grand Renaissance hydroelectric dam.