Andritz Hydro

Gamesa gets generator contract for Ashta hydropower project in Albania

Spain's Gamesa has entered into an agreement with the Austrian firm Andritz Hydro for the delivery of 90 permanent magnet generators for the Ashta hydro project, Gamesa reported.

Ashta hydropower project in Albania on track for completion in 2012

Construction of Albania's 48-MW Ashta run-of-river hydropower project is on schedule for completion by 2012, developers reported.

Andritz Hydro wins contract for replacement turbines at Hoover hydro project

The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation awarded Andritz Hydro a contract for design and supply of a replacement turbine, with an option to supply three more, at the 2,078-MW Hoover Dam hydroelectric project on the Colorado River in Arizona and Nevada.

Field work on transformers sought by U.S. for 980-MW McNary

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seeks bids for field work on transformers at 980-MW McNary Dam on the Columbia River in Oregon.

National Hydropower Association endorses Recovery Act Advanced Energy Manufacturing Tax Credits Program

National Hydropower Association Executive Director Linda Church Ciocci said the NHA is pleased by the recent White House announcement awarding $2.3 billion for new clean-tech manufacturing programs.

U.S. awards Andritz Hydro contract for Folsom hydro project generator work

The Bureau of Reclamation has awarded Andritz Hydro an $18.2 million contract to rewind three generators and replace excitation equipment at the 198.72-MW Folsom Dam hydroelectric plant.