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Oceanus and EDF advance pumped hydro and reverse osmosis system in Latin America

Oceanus Power & Water LLC, through its subsidiary Oceanus Energia y Agua de Sudamerica SpA, announces a cooperation agreement with EDF to explore various possibilities and conditions for the implementation of the world’s first...

Need training credits? You can earn 10 PDHs at HYDROVISION International 2021

One important benefit of attending HYDROVISION International 2021 is the opportunity to earn 10 professional development hours (PDH) with a full conference registration. HYDROVISION International is the world’s largest gathering of hydro industry professionals. To...

Yukon Energy provides update on proposed 8.5-MW expansion of Atlin Hydro

In a recently released update, Yukon Energy said it is negotiating an Electricity Purchase Agreement with the Tlingit Homeland Energy Limited Partnership (THELP) for the 8.5-MW Atlin Hydro Expansion project. Both parties aim to...

Plug Power to invest $290 million in New York hydrogen fuel production facility

New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced last week that Plug Power will invest $290 million in the construction of a green hydrogen fuel production facility and electric substation at the Western New York...

Evolugen and Gazifère announce hydrogen injection projects to be powered by hydro

Evolugen, the Canadian operating business of Brookfield Renewable, and Gazifère Inc., an Enbridge company, announced a green hydrogen project for injection into a natural gas distribution network in Quebec, Canada, to be powered by...

HydroLand acquires 25-MW hydroelectric portfolio from Enel Green Power North America

HydroLand announces it has acquired a 25-MW portfolio of hydroelectric facilities from Enel Green Power North America Inc. The names of the facilities, and the purchase price, were not disclosed. The release does say that...
Hydropower

Utilities with hydro again named to World’s Most Ethical Companies list

There were nine energy and utilities companies honored, out of a total of 135, on the 2021 World’s Most Ethical Companies list released by Ethisphere, and several of these utilities own and operate hydroelectric...
Oyster Creek Nuclear Plant Closing

Exelon splitting generation business from T&D utilities into publicly traded spinoff

Chicago-based utility holding company Exelon Corp. will separate its competitive generation business from its transmission and distribution segment, creating two different and publicly traded companies. Exelon is spinning off Exelon Generation. The separation gives both...

Eco Wave Power wins Global Innovation Award 2021 at Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week

Eco Wave Power (EWPG Holding AB), a Swedish-Israeli wave energy developer, won the public voting for the Global Innovation Award in the “Life Under Water” category at Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week. Eco Wave Power developed...

Isagén in Colombia acquires two small hydro plants from Generadora Luzma

Colombian power generator Isagén has completed the acquisition of two small hydroelectric plants with a total capacity of 39.8 MW from Generadora Luzma. In a statement, the Medellín-based firm did not provide details of the...