New News information at International Water Power New and updated information from News listed on www.waterpowermagazine.com http://waterpowermagazine.com/ en-us http://waterpowermagazine.com/ New News information at International Water Power http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Transmission line that will transport hydro from Canada to US breaks ground http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newstransmission-line-that-will-transport-hydro-from-canada-to-us-breaks-ground-10407801 http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newstransmission-line-that-will-transport-hydro-from-canada-to-us-breaks-ground-10407801 by <br/> <br/> Construction work has started on a major transmission line project that will carry 10.4TWH of clean hydroelectricity generated in Québec, Canada, to New York City in the US. Mon, 05 Dec 2022 10:36:00 GMT IHA CEO says COP27 hasn't gone far enough http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newsiha-ceo-says-cop27-hasnt-gone-far-enough-10400439 http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newsiha-ceo-says-cop27-hasnt-gone-far-enough-10400439 by <br/> <br/> Following the conclusion of COP27, CEO of the International Hydropower Association Eddie Rich issued a statement in which he said he was ‘disappointed with the outcome’. Thu, 01 Dec 2022 11:10:00 GMT Sunshine Hydro and Energy Estate in new JV http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newssunshine-hydro-and-energy-estate-in-new-jv-10400409 http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newssunshine-hydro-and-energy-estate-in-new-jv-10400409 by <br/> <br/> Australian companies Sunshine Hydro and Energy Estate have formed a new joint venture with a goal to develop large scale pumped storage projects in Victoria that will be integrated with green hydrogen production. Thu, 01 Dec 2022 11:01:00 GMT Quidnet Energy gets federal funding for geomechanical pumped storage project http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newsquidnet-energy-gets-federal-funding-for-geomechanical-pumped-storage-project-10396392 http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newsquidnet-energy-gets-federal-funding-for-geomechanical-pumped-storage-project-10396392 by <br/> <br/> Quidnet Energy is to receive $10 million in funding from the US. Department of Energy Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) for work on a project using its geomechanical pumped storage (GPS) for long-duration energy storage. Wed, 30 Nov 2022 11:37:00 GMT African Development Bank approves €125 million loan for Cahora Bassa modernisation http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newsafrican-development-bank-approves-125-million-loan-for-cahora-bassa-modernisation-10395903 http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newsafrican-development-bank-approves-125-million-loan-for-cahora-bassa-modernisation-10395903 by <br/> <br/> A project that is set to extend the life of the Cahora Bassa hydroelectric project in Mozambique has received a funding boost as the African Development Bank Group agrees a loan deal with Hidroeléctrica de Cahora Bassa (HCB). Wed, 30 Nov 2022 10:42:00 GMT Waimea Water gives update on dam construction project http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newswaimea-water-gives-update-on-dam-construction-project-10392069 http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newswaimea-water-gives-update-on-dam-construction-project-10392069 by <br/> <br/> Construction work on the Waimea Community Dam in New Zealand is now approximately 80% complete, with 11 months and $40 million of spend remaining, Waimea Water has reported in its quarterly update. Tue, 29 Nov 2022 11:27:00 GMT Pumped storage project set to benefit from a share of UK government funding http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newspumped-storage-project-set-to-benefit-from-a-share-of-uk-government-funding-10391870 http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newspumped-storage-project-set-to-benefit-from-a-share-of-uk-government-funding-10391870 by <br/> <br/> A pumped storage project is one of five energy storage projects across the UK that is set to benefit from a share of over £32 million government funding in the second phase of the Longer Duration Energy Storage (LODES) competition. Tue, 29 Nov 2022 10:20:00 GMT Yusufeli dam project inaugurated in Turkey http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newsyusufeli-dam-project-inaugurated-in-turkey-10378839 http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newsyusufeli-dam-project-inaugurated-in-turkey-10378839 by <br/> <br/> The 558MW Yusufeli Dam project in Turkey’s northern Artvin province was officially inaugurated yesterday by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. Wed, 23 Nov 2022 12:38:00 GMT Hydropower could provide additional 1GW of energy for UK says report http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newshydropower-could-provide-additional-1gw-of-energy-for-uk-says-report-10375274 http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newshydropower-could-provide-additional-1gw-of-energy-for-uk-says-report-10375274 by <br/> <br/> Hydropower can realistically provide an additional 1GW of energy for the UK under the right policy framework within a quick timeline, according to a new report. Tue, 22 Nov 2022 14:38:00 GMT LS Power to acquire raft of hydropower projects from Hull Street Energy http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newsls-power-to-acquire-raft-of-hydropower-projects-from-hull-street-energy-10374860 http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newsls-power-to-acquire-raft-of-hydropower-projects-from-hull-street-energy-10374860 by <br/> <br/> LS Power, a development, investment and operating company focused on the North American power and energy infrastructure sector, has agreed a deal with Hull Street Energy to buy 42 run-of-river hydro facilities across 11 states with a total capacity of 334MW. Tue, 22 Nov 2022 12:45:00 GMT