Small Hydro

Natel Energy announces the completion of the 1-MW Monroe Hydro Project in Madras, Ore. Natel Energy installed its 1-MW class D190 Restoration Hydro Turbine (RHT) at the site, which uses an existing irrigation canal and the fish-safe turbine technology to generate reliable, renewable energy. Grant funding from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Water Power Technologies...
Canals, Tunnels and Penstocks

Sarawak Energy’s largest hydropower project to date, the 1,285-MW Baleh Hydroelectric Project (HEP) in Malaysia, has reached a major project milestone with the successful completion of its dual diversion tunnels, river diversion and closure works in October. Hydro Review previously reported Baleh’s main dam will be a 188-meter-high, concrete-faced-rockfill structure on the Baleh River about...
New Development

Bolivian state power producer Ende Corani has launched a tender for the water supply infrastructure of the 203-MW Miguillas hydro project in La Paz department. According to BNamericas, the contract entails building tunnels 1, 2 and 4, which will stretch a combined 13 km. The estimated budget is 299 million bolivianos (US$43 million). Bidding rules...
HYDROVISION International

By Elizabeth Ingram We have opened up our call for abstracts for HYDROVISION International 2021, and this is your chance to contribute your knowledge and expertise to this world’s largest hydro industry event. HYDROVISION International — which typically attracts more than 3,000 colleagues in the hydro and dams industries from more than 45 countries – was...