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Need training credits? You can earn 10 PDHs at HYDROVISION International 2021

One important benefit of attending HYDROVISION International 2021 is the opportunity to earn 10 professional development hours (PDH) with a full conference registration. HYDROVISION International is the world’s largest gathering of hydro industry professionals. To...

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...

Yukon Energy provides update on proposed 8.5-MW expansion of Atlin Hydro

In a recently released update, Yukon Energy said it is negotiating an Electricity Purchase Agreement with the Tlingit Homeland Energy Limited Partnership (THELP) for the 8.5-MW Atlin Hydro Expansion project. Both parties aim to...

Plug Power to invest $290 million in New York hydrogen fuel production facility

New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced last week that Plug Power will invest $290 million in the construction of a green hydrogen fuel production facility and electric substation at the Western New York...

Evolugen and Gazifère announce hydrogen injection projects to be powered by hydro

Evolugen, the Canadian operating business of Brookfield Renewable, and Gazifère Inc., an Enbridge company, announced a green hydrogen project for injection into a natural gas distribution network in Quebec, Canada, to be powered by...
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New U.S. DOE report offers pathways to support the electricity system of the future

A new congressionally mandated report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine provides a suite of recommendations for improving the U.S. electric power system in light of the changing energy landscape. The report also...

Michigan EGLE submits dam failure report to Governor, with future recommendations

The Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) has submitted a report to the state’s Governor, entitled the Michigan Dam Safety Task Force Report. The report is EGLE’s response to the governor’s May...

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...

Boralex reports significant jump in energy sales in 2020

For the fiscal year ended Dec. 31, 2020, Boralex Inc. posted energy sales of $619 million ($738 million), an increase of 10% (7%) over FY2019, and EBITDA(A) of $434 million ($513 million), an increase...

Salamon named Reclamation’s Engineer of the Year for 2021

Jerzy W. Salamon, P.E., S.E., Ph.D., is the Bureau of Reclamation's Engineer of the Year for 2021. Salamon is recognized for his initiative, development and involvement in various research aspects and contributions to Reclamation's...