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Xcel Energy Sets Hydro Generation Record in September

Oct 28 - Targeted News Service - Xcel Energy issued the following news release: Wind isn't the only Xcel Energy renewable energy resource setting records. More...

Feds, public weigh in on state's Susitna hydro studies

Oct 27 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Molly Dischner Alaska Journal of Commerce, Anchorage - A proposed hydroproject on the Susitna River is the impetus for substantial fisheries research, but state and federal interests have disagreed on components of the first year of work. More...

Foot-dragging on fish ladder cuts power from Juliette dam

Oct 24 - Macon Telegraph (GA) - Federal officials have ordered a hydroelectric plant on an Ocmulgee River dam shut down by Sunday, following a 12-year effort to get the operator to build an access route for migrating fish. More...
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Siemens wins new steam turbine module order with Drax Power in the UK

Siemens Energy, Inc. - Siemens Energy Service Fossil in Newcastle has won a new multi-million pound order for the supply and installation of three intermediate pressure (IP) steam turbine modules with Drax Power Limited, owner of the UK's largest power station. more...

ScottMadden Issues New Energy Industry Update

ScottMadden, Inc. - ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America's leading energy consulting firms, recently released The Energy Industry Update. more...

Siemens to focus its renewable energy activities on wind and hydro power

Siemens Energy, Inc. - In connection with the previously announced company program 2014, Siemens will modify its business strategy and organizational setup with respect to renewable energy. more...

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By Harry Valentine
On: August 28, 2014
Several years ago, a summer drought caused water levels to drop to near critical levels in the James Bay hydroelectric power dams of Hydro Quebec, a utility that exports a large portion of its generating more...
By Kristopher Settle
On: July 1, 2013
A pipeline connecting Canadian resources to the American shoreline is only a step or two away from fruition, with federal permits and local opposition representing the largest stumbling blocks. Sound familiar? more...
By Kristopher Settle
On: June 26, 2013
Pardon the pun, but last week marked a true watershed moment for the Ontario Power Authority and the local community. more...
By Eric Hahn P.E.
On: April 22, 2013
Earlier this month, the Director of the Chief of Naval Operations Energy and Environmental Readiness Division, Rear Admiral Kevin Slates, posted a thought provoking piece entitled "Reconsidering Energy Use in 2013". According to his posting, more...
By Harry Valentine
On: December 7, 2011
Canadian engineer Louis Michaud of Vortex Engine has undertaken much research into producing artificial tornadoes that may drive wind turbines. Michaud based his research on the occurrence of natural tornadoes, cyclones and the counterpart, waterspouts more...

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Smart Water Management (SWM) Market Analysis, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

By Anurag Sharma - According to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc., water management has emerged as a significant priority for governments more...

Global Tidal Energy Market to Grow at a CAGR of 24% by 2018

By Ron Ethell - Tidal energy is a form of hydropower generation, which converts the energy from tides into electricity. A typical tidal power more...

Turbo Generator Market worth $10 Billion by 2019 - Global Trends and Forecasts to 2019

By sachin salunkhe - The report "Turbo Generator Market by Capacity (10-175 MVA, 175 MVA- 550 MVA, 550 MVA & Above), by End-User (Coal Power Plants, more...
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India Power Market Outlook to 2030 – Market Trends, Regulations and Competitive Landscape

By Nikhil Kasrung - The report “India Power Market Outlook to 2030 – Market Trends, Regulations and Competitive Landscape” elaborates India’s power market structure more...
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Tips And Advice On Clean And Green Energy

By Peter Smith - What do solar energy, tidal power, and wind power all have in common? They're all forms of green energy; natural more...


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