Job Transitions

We are pleased to announce that Steve Davy, chief executive officer of Hydro Tasmania, is speaking during the Thursday morning utility executive roundtable session at HYDROVISION International 2020. Hydro Tasmania is Australia’s largest hydro company by volume generated, with more than 30 hydropower stations and a hydro consulting business, Entura, operating internationally. Hydro Tasmania’s mainland...
New Development

Paul Jacob is president and chief executive officer of Rye Development. The company is focused on developing new low-impact hydropower and energy storage in the U.S., with two potential pumped storage hydropower sites in the pipeline in Oregon and Washington. It is working to develop 22 conventional hydro projects in six states: Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi,...
Business

The 24-MW Miljacka hydroelectric project in Croatia has operated continuously since 1906, originally to provide electricity for a carbide factory. For its historic significance, Miljacka was inducted into the Hydro Hall of Fame in 2018. By Marijo Kraljevic The hydropower plant now called Miljacka (formerly named Manojlovac until the 1990s, after the waterfall at which...
Small Hydro

Hydropower remains the largest source of renewable energy in the world, and it deserves a seat at the table during any discussions about the future of electric power generation. POWERGEN International is giving hydroelectricity a major seat at the table in New Orleans Nov. 19-21, with a Hydropower Knowledge Hub and a Hydro Zone in...
Dams and Civil Structures

Nominations for the Women with Hydro Vision awards program are now open at HydroReview.com. The Women with Hydro Vision program is designed to recognize exemplary women who have made or are continuing to make significant contributions to the hydroelectric power industry. Nominations for the 2020 Women with Hydro Vision program are due by the end of day Friday, Jan. 31, 2020,...