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Upgraded unit commissioned at Cheboksary plant, Russia
Another milestone has been reached at a project to modernise RusHydro’s Cheboksary hydropower plant with commissioning of the upgraded hydraulic unit number 6. The latest...
Unico Mechanical wins hydro rehab contract
The US Army Core of Engineers, Tulsa District, has selected Unico Mechanical Corp to rehabilitate two 180 Inch Butterfly Valves (BFVs) at the Tenkiller Dam Powerhouse in Gore, Oklahoma.
New equipment for Canyon Ferry power plant, US
Gardner Zemke Company is to replace and install equipment at the Canyon Ferry power plant switchyard under a US$2.89 million contract awarded by the US Bureau of Reclamation.
Turbine 5 to be upgraded at Inga II as financing agreement extended
Ivanhoe Mines Energy DRC – a sister company of Kamoa Copper SA tasked with delivering reliable, clean, renewable hydropower to the Kamoa-Kakula Copper Mine – has extended its...
En+ Group installs new impeller at Bratsk
En+ Group has begun installing a new impeller at one of its hydraulic units at the Bratsk Hydropower Station as part of its New Energy programme.
Andritz to rehabilitate Kopli plant, India
Indian utility North Eastern Electric Power Corporation Ltd (NEEPCO Ltd) has contracted Andritz to carry out complete rehabilitation of the electro-mechanical equipment at the...
First GW hydraulic generator begins power generation trial at Baihetan, China
China Three Gorges Corporation (CTG) has announced that the No.14 power unit on the right bank of its Baihetan hydropower station was successfully connected to the power grid on June...
SKF bearings expertise utilised for CorPower’s wave energy convertors
SKF’s expertise in bearings has helped CorPower Ocean to optimise the design of a new class of wave energy converters, the company has announced.
GE launches new product for underwater hydropower turbine condition assessment
GE Renewable Energy has introduced a new underwater robotized hydropower turbine inspection solution designed to be able to inspect between the runner blades of a turbine – which...
Voith announces launch of HyCon GoHybrid hydraulic governor
Voith Hydro has announced that its new HyCon GoHybrid hydraulic governor, with significant lower oil content, is now available on the market. The launch comes after a successful...
Power Machines delivers last equipment for Farkhad rehab, Uzbekistan
Power Machines has announced it has delivered the last of the main equipment for the modernisation of the Farkhad hydropower project in Uzbekistan.
Andritz wins modernisation contract
Andritz has won an order for the major rehabilitation of the G1 turbine and generator as well as electrical balance of plant for G1 and G2 at the Red Rock Falls Generation...
New impellor for Maynskaya hydro project, Russia
Leningradsky Metallichesky Zavod has produced a rotating-blade impeller for Unit No. 3 of the Maynskaya hydropower project, with the equipment delivered to the power plant this...
GE completes work on Lower Kaleköy project, Turkey
GE Renewable Energy has announced it has successfully completed its work on the Lower Kaleköy Hydropower plant at the Lower Kaleköy Dam in Turkey, with the plant now in full...
ENGIE to deploy Upstream Tech’s HydroForecast at Portugal hydro facilities
Environmental technology company Upstream Tech is to provide ENGIE inflow forecasting for the company’s newly acquired hydroelectric portfolio in Portugal.
Voith wins contract on Vallabrègues small hydro plant, France
Voith has been contracted as complete supplier for the 8.6MW Vallabrègues small hydropower in France, continuing its cooperation with energy company Compagnie Nationale du Rhône (CNR).
Andritz to modernise unit at Jebba plant, Nigeria
Andritz has been contracted to modernise one generation unit at the 578.4MW Jebba hydroelectric power plant on the Niger River.
Voith turbine to help boost performance of Deschutes Valley Water District
Deschutes Valley Water District (DVWD) has nearly completed the installation of a new horizontal Francis turbine from Voith, with the unit expected to boost the facility’s...
New guide vane for Mainskaya hydro unit
A new guide vane has been produced for unit no 3 at the Mainskaya hydropower plant in Russia, with the equipment delivered this month, Power Machines has announced.