Asia and Oceania

IRENA outlook

IRENA’s World Energy Transitions Outlook outlines pathway to 1.5 C

The World Energy Transitions Outlook from the International Renewable Energy Agency outlines a pathway for the world to achieve the Paris Agreement goals and halt the pace of climate change by transforming the global...
IEA hydropower report

Hydropower crucial to accelerate clean energy transitions, IEA report says

The growth of hydropower plants worldwide is set to slow significantly this decade, putting at risk the ambitions of countries across the globe to reach net-zero emissions while ensuring reliable and affordable energy supplies...
HYDROVISION keynote

So many learning opportunities at HYDROVISION International 2021

One of the strengths of serving as a gathering place for thousands of hydropower professionals from around the world is the opportunity to offer a wide array of what we call co-located events. These activities...
Baihetan hydro

16-GW Baihetan hydropower plant begins operating in China

The 16-GW Baihetan hydropower plant on the upstream branch of China’s Yangtze River has begun generating electricity for the first time, according to China’s state broadcaster CCTV. CCTV reported that the project’s first two 1-GW...
IRENA report

Majority of new renewables cheaper than the lowest-cost fossil fuel option

The share of renewable energy that achieved lower costs than the most competitive fossil fuel option doubled in 2020, a report by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) shows. Renewable Power Generation Costs in 2020...
HYDROVISION International

How industry experts guide the content presented at HYDROVISION International

To ensure the information we deliver at HYDROVISION International is the latest and greatest, we rely on contributions from folks who are immersed in waterpower and dams every day. Eleven experts from across the...
China flag

10.2-GW Wudongde hydropower in China fully operational

The 10.2-GW Wudongde hydropower project on the Jinsha River in China has been fully completed, with all 12 turbine-generator units now in operation, multiple news agencies are reporting. Owner China Three Gorges Corp. is reported...
Atlantis turbine

IEC: An ocean of progress in standardization of marine energy

Oceans offer one of the largest untapped sources of energy on earth. Tide, river and ocean current and wave power, as well as differences in temperature and salinity, can be used to produce energy. By...
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New early bird registration deadline for HYDROVISION International

To take advantage of the best registration rates for HYDROVISION International 2021, you’ll want to register before the new early bird deadline of July 27. Registering by this date will allow you to save $145...
Dagmara MOU

NHPC signs MOU for implementation of 130.1-MW Dagmara hydroelectric project

NHPC Limited and Bihar State Power Holding Company (BSHPC) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for implementation of the 130.1-MW Dagmara hydroelectric project in the Supaul district, Bihar State, India. The MOU was signed...