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Cloudberry to purchase Ramsliana Kraft AS hydropower plant

Cloudberry Clean Energy AS has signed a share purchase agreement (SPA) for the Ramsliåna Kraft AS hydropower plant in Norway. In addition, Cloudberry has entered into an option agreement for the right to acquire...
Water

EDF and Eco Wave Power start preparation work for Israeli project

Israeli-based wave energy firm Eco Wave Power, in partnership with EDF Renewables, has started the preparation work for a wave energy project to be deployed at the Port of Jaffa, Israel. The preparation work includes...

Minister Wharton makes statement on review of 695-MW Keeyask hydro, Bipole III

Canadian Crown Services Minister Jeff Wharton issued a statement last week regarding the government’s receipt of an Economic Review of the 695-MW Keeyask hydro project and associated Bipole III transmission line, completed by Commissioner...

BC government says 1,100-MW Site C hydroelectric will be completed

The Government of British Columbia says it is acting to address the challenges facing the 1,100-MW Site C hydroelectric project, under construction on the Peace River, from COVID-19 and other factors to ensure the...
Ocean

Corpower receives funding boost to commercialize wave energy tech

Corpower has received €9 million ($10.9 million) in investment to scale-up its commercial demonstration of wave energy technology. The funding round, which was led by Midroc New Technology and included SEB Greentech VC, family offices...

Peru legislators revisit plans to build 790-MW Laguna Angel Cruz hydroelectric

Peru parliamentary group Alianza para el Progreso has introduced a bill to congress to declare of public interest the 790-MW Laguna Angel Cruz hydroelectric project in the Ancash region, which borders the Pacific Ocean. According...

First unit at 695-MW Keeyask Generating Station in Manitoba is producing electricity

The first unit at the 695-MW Keeyask Generating Station went into commercial service Feb. 16, adding another source of clean, renewable electricity to Manitoba Hydro’s energy supply. Construction of the station on the Nelson River...
Japan

Scottish tidal turbine generates first power in Japan

Sustainable energy generation company Simec Atlantis Energy Ltd. (SAE) has announced that its Scottish built tidal turbine and generation equipment have been successfully installed in the Goto Island chain in Japan. The tidal turbine clocked...

Rye Development awards SNC-Lavalin engineering services contract

Rye Development has awarded an engineering services contract to SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. for three hydroelectric projects, to add powerhouses to existing dam and lock facilities. The sites, all in Pennsylvania, are owned by the U.S....

Guyana government says 165-MW Amaila Falls hydro “will become a reality”

Guyana’s government will push for development of the 165-MW Amaila Falls hydroelectric project, which was shelved by the previous administration, according to finance minister Ashni Singh During his 2021 budget speech to parliament, Singh said...