Small Hydro

Water turbine manufacturer Litostroj Power, part of the Energo-Pro Group, signed a contract with HESS (Hydroelectric power stations on the lower Sava River) to participate in development of the 28-MW Mokrice small hydropower station. Litostroj will deliver three horizontal bulb units with a 4.8-m-diameter runner, as well as all the auxiliary systems. The value of...
New Development

Argentina’s federal administrative litigation court 8 accepted Entidad Binacional Yacyretá’s (EBY) appeal against the legal action that paralyzed the contract signed with Voith Hydro Ltd. to construct turbines for the 270-MW Aña Cuá hydropower complex on Paraná River, according to BNamericas. The Ana Cua project is an addition to the 3,200-MW Yacyreta hydroelectric complex that...
Marine Energy

The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) has been designated with Renewable Energy Testing Laboratory (RETL) status, the highest international designation for marine energy test laboratories. RETL designation is awarded by the International Electrotechnical Commission – Renewable Energy System (IECRE), which operates a global certification system addressing three renewable energy sectors: solar photovoltaic (PV), wind energy...
Pumped Storage Hydro

Megha Engineering & Infrastructures Limited (MEIL) has engaged design and engineering firm SMEC to provide detailed engineering and project management services on the 500-MW Kundah Pumped Storage Hydroelectric Project in India. State agency Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Ltd. (TANGEDCO) is the project proponent and asset owner. The project, in the Nilgiris hills of...