The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has issued GB Energy Park LLC a 50-year license to construct and operate the 400-MW Gordon Butte closed-loop pumped storage hydropower project located in south central Montana.
The Hydropower Vision, released by the U.S. Department of Energy in July, says hydropower in the U.S. could grow 50% by 2050. In addition, it provides a roadmap of actions the hydro industry, research community and others can take to help achieve this growth.
Authors of 15 technical papers were presented with Technical Papers of the Year awards at HydroVision International 2016 the last week of July in Minneapolis, Minn.
GB Energy Park LLC and Alstom announced an agreement for equipment supply for the 400-MW Gordon Butte Pumped Storage hydro project.