Kim de Rubertis passed away Sept. 7. He was 81. De Rubertis had a degree in geological engineering from the Colorado School of Mines and was licensed to practice civil and geological engineering, as well as engineering geology and hydrogeology. He worked in engineering for 59 years, 44 of those years in private practice as...
In recognition of the widely acknowledged, multiple studies that show that organizations with gender equality perform better financially, this year POWERGEN International, along with partner UL, is launching a new awards program that seeks out women of good character. The Excellence in Character Awards (formerly, Woman of the Year Award) will be given to members of the...
The Hydropower Foundation organized another Hydro Think Tank competition, this time in Wenatchee, Wash., U.S. On Aug. 13-15, 2019, 11 undergraduate students from the University of Washington, Walla Walla Community College, Washington State University and Portland State University were brought to Rocky Reach Dam for an intense week of hands-on problem solving to give their...
Vattenfall announces it has taken the guiding principles for its work on respecting human rights throughout the value chain and put them into the company’s first human rights policy.
The Kleinman Center for Energy Policy at the University of Pennsylvania is awarding this year’s Carnot Prize to Cheryl LaFleur, commissioner of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). She will be awarded the prize in late October, two months after her departure from the agency.
Effective Dec. 1, 2019, Koonce will step down as head of the company's generation operating segment to become executive vice president and strategic advisor, reporting to Thomas F. Farrell, II, chairman, president and CEO
A video studio set up in the exhibit hall at HydroVision International 2019 provided us with a great opportunity to interview many influential and inspirational members of the hydroelectric industry who attended this event.
Technology and engineering firm Emerson has released the results of a study conducted to understand the skilled workforce gap within the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) industries and how the gap can be addressed.
Vesey has more than 35 years of utility experience, most recently as managing director and CEO of Sydney-based AGL Energy Ltd.
Great Plains Regional Director Mike Black has announced that Jeff Rieker will succeed Signe Snortland as Eastern Colorado Area Office manager, effective September 15, 2019.