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 Sir Adam Beck I station celebrates 100 years of service http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newssir-adam-beck-station-celebrates-100-years-of-service-9297704 http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newssir-adam-beck-station-celebrates-100-years-of-service-9297704 by <br/> <br/> Ontario Power Generation (OPG) is celebrating the 100th anniversary of its flagship Sir Adam Beck I Generating Station, with the 447MW station having first produced power toward the end of 1921 under its original name, the Queenston-Chippawa Hydroelectric Plant. Fri, 03 Dec 2021 14:22:00 GMT Wudongde hits 50 billion kWh mark in power generation http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newswudongde-hits-50-billion-kwh-mark-in-power-generation-9294419 http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newswudongde-hits-50-billion-kwh-mark-in-power-generation-9294419 by <br/> <br/> China Three Gorges Corporation (CTG) has announced that the 10.2GW Wudongde hydropower station hit the milestone of generating 50 billion kWh of electricity on 27 November, saving a total of over 15 million tons of standard coal and reducing carbon dioxide emissions by over 41 million tons. Thu, 02 Dec 2021 13:02:00 GMT NJIT signs deal to purchase energy from hydro facilities http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newsnjit-signs-deal-to-purchase-energy-from-hydro-facilities-9294266 http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newsnjit-signs-deal-to-purchase-energy-from-hydro-facilities-9294266 by <br/> <br/> The New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) in the US has signed a deal that will see it purchase renewable energy from a portfolio of hydropower facilities to cover nearly 100% of its forecasted electricity consumption. Thu, 02 Dec 2021 11:58:00 GMT Cloudberry takes over Åmotsfoss hydro plant, Norway http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newscloudberry-takes-over-motsfoss-hydro-plant-norway-9294078 http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newscloudberry-takes-over-motsfoss-hydro-plant-norway-9294078 by <br/> <br/> Following completion of the commissioning period, Cloudberry Clean Energy has announced it has officially taken over the 4.5MW Åmotsfoss Kraft AS hydropower plant in Norway. Thu, 02 Dec 2021 10:50:00 GMT Muskrat Falls integrated into provincial electricity system http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newsmuskrat-falls-integrated-into-provincial-electricity-system-9290766 http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newsmuskrat-falls-integrated-into-provincial-electricity-system-9290766 by <br/> <br/> The 824MW Muskrat Falls Hydroelectric Generating Station, a key part of the Lower Churchill Project in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, is now complete and has been released to the Newfoundland and Labrador System Operator (NLSO) for service. Wed, 01 Dec 2021 13:29:00 GMT Hydro powers Berea College http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newshydro-powers-berea-college-in-us-first-9287035 http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newshydro-powers-berea-college-in-us-first-9287035 by <br/> <br/> Berea College in Kentucky, US, has said it is the first higher education institution in the nation to complete construction of a hydroelectric generating plant, located at Lock and Dam 12 on the Kentucky River near Ravenna, with the small-scale demonstration project producing on average about half of the electricity the College uses on an annual basis. Tue, 30 Nov 2021 11:35:00 GMT Mott MacDonald starts work on Skavica project http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newsmott-macdonald-starts-work-on-skavica-project-9281680 http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newsmott-macdonald-starts-work-on-skavica-project-9281680 by <br/> <br/> Mott MacDonald has announced it is supporting development of the preliminary designs for a new hydroelectric project in Skavica, Albania. Fri, 26 Nov 2021 16:34:00 GMT Andritz to equip Lower Kopili hydropower plant, India http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newsandritz-to-equip-lower-kopili-hydropower-plant-india-9281018 http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newsandritz-to-equip-lower-kopili-hydropower-plant-india-9281018 by <br/> <br/> Andritz has won an order from the Assam state government-owned utility Assam Power Generation Corporation Ltd. (APGCL) to supply the complete electro-mechanical equipment for the Lower Kopili hydropower plant located on the Kopili river in central Assam, India. Start of commercial operation is scheduled for end of 2024. Fri, 26 Nov 2021 11:40:00 GMT Rare artefacts in the Polihali Dam basin http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newsrare-artefacts-in-the-polihali-dam-basin-9278248 http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newsrare-artefacts-in-the-polihali-dam-basin-9278248 by <br/> <br/> A rare artefact dating back to the 19th century has been discovered during archaeological excavations currently underway as part of the Lesotho Highlands Water Project Phase II’s Cultural Heritage Management Plan. Thu, 25 Nov 2021 12:44:00 GMT Webinar will discuss new software to advance hydropower planning http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newswebinar-will-discuss-new-software-to-advance-hydropower-planning-9277964 http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newswebinar-will-discuss-new-software-to-advance-hydropower-planning-9277964 by <br/> <br/> Hydropower stakeholders are invited to a free webinar to be held 15 December to introduce the HYdroPOwerSuite (HYPOS) – new software which builds on satellite, modelling and in-situ data to advance hydropower planning and sediment management. Thu, 25 Nov 2021 11:20:00 GMT