New News information at International Water Power New and updated information from News listed on en-us New News information at International Water Power Transmission line that will transport hydro from Canada to US breaks ground 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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