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Hydro Currents

The top hydroelectric power news for June 2015

Hydro Currents

The top hydroelectric power news for May 2015

Including Pumped Storage Hydro in Long-Term Generation Planning

A simplified method is available for evaluating the role of pumped-storage hydro plants in a utility's long-term planning. The method, previously used for ranking conventional power plants, can be adapted for quick analysis of the competitiveness of pumped-storage projects.

R & D Forum

Research reports and study findings related to hydropower

Hydro Currents

The top hydroelectric power news for March 2015

Hydro Currents

The top hydroelectric power news for January 2015

FERC EIS endorses relicensing Drum-Spaulding, Yuba-Bear hydro projects

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has issued a final combined environmental impact statement that endorses dividing the Drum-Spaulding hydroelectric project into three projects totaling 191.5 MW and relicensing them plus the nearby Yuba-Bear hydro project of 90.72 MW. 

Tech Briefs

Collection of articles related to hydropower technology

Restoring Production at Innergex’s Miller Creek Facility

Rehabilitation and upgrades of the Miller Creek Hydroelectric Facility have allowed new owner Innergex Renewable Energy Inc. to maximize its investment.

Adding Power to a Non-Powered Dam: Mahoning Creek

More than 70 years in the making but less than a year in the execution, the 6-MW Mahoning Creek Hydroelectric Project, developed at an existing dam, is now providing clean, reliable power to residents in western Pennsylvania.