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Kerinci Merangin

Toshiba to supply turbines for 420-MW Kerinci Merangin Hydro Electric in Indonesia

Toshiba Hydro Power (Hangzhou) Co., Ltd. (THPC), a Chinese subsidiary of Toshiba Energy Systems & Solutions Corporation (Toshiba ESS), and PT. Toshiba Asia Pacific Indonesia (TAPI), an Indonesian subsidiary of Toshiba ESS, will manufacture...
hydrogen molecules

Hydropower and green hydrogen sectors collaborate to achieve net zero

The newly formed Green Hydrogen Organisation (GH2) and the International Hydropower Association (IHA) have set out a mutually strengthening vision of how their two sectors can collaborate and contribute to tackling climate change. Green hydrogen...
Africa Globe

SEFA provides $1 million to kick off modernization of Africa’s hydropower fleet

The African Development Bank Group’s Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA) has approved a $1 million grant for the modernization of Africa’s aging hydropower fleet. The grant will fund the mapping and evaluation of African...
Coteau Creek hydro

SaskPower to invest $71 million at 186-MW Coteau Creek Hydroelectric Station

SaskPower will invest $71 million over the next five years to extend the operational life of its 184-MW Coteau Creek Hydroelectric Station to provide renewable, zero-emission baseload power to Saskatchewan. Located on the South Saskatchewan...
San Vicente Dam

Agencies seek private partner to develop 500-MW San Vicente energy storage project

The San Diego County Water Authority has issued a request for proposals seeking a full-service private partner capable of developing the 500-MW San Vicente pumped energy storage project, planned jointly by the Water Authority...
Flag of Laos

Keppel and Electricite Du Laos agree to explore import of hydropower into Singapore

Keppel Electric Pte Ltd, a subsidiary of Keppel Infrastructure Holdings Pte Ltd (KI), and Electricite Du Laos (EDL) have signed an exclusive framework agreement as part of the Lao PDR-Thailand-Malaysia-Singapore Power Integration Project (LTMS-PIP)...
Nicolas Serrie

Natel Energy appoints Serrie general manager of hydro

Natel Energy has appointed Nicolas Serrie, former vice president of product management for General Electric Hydro and president of GE Hydro France, as its general manager of hydro. Serrie brings nearly two decades of experience...
NTPC hydro

COVID-19 outbreak declared at Snare Hydro System worksite

The Office of the Chief Public Health Officer (OCPHO) of Northwest Territories, Canada, has declared an outbreak at the Northwest Territories Power Corporation’s (NTPC) Snare Hydro System worksite after two people developed COVID-19 since...
Fatih Birol

IEA executive director named on Time 100 list of the world’s most influential people

International Energy Agency Executive Director Fatih Birol has been named as one of the world’s 100 most influential people by Time in its annual list, highlighting the growing global impact of IEA’s work on...
Dam safety report

British Columbia not effectively overseeing the safety of dams, Auditor General finds

The Office of the Auditor General of British Columbia has concluded that the Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development has not effectively overseen the safety of dams in the province. The...