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Lawmakers show support for $380M hydroelectric project

Aug 14 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Ty Rushing Newton Daily News, Iowa - Iowa's efforts to remain one of the nation's largest consumers and generators of renewable energies received a more than a quarter billion dollar shot in the arm Wednesday. More...

Avista to fix Post Falls Dam's south channel

Aug 13 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Becky Kramer The Spokesman-Review, Spokane, Wash. - The 108-year-old Post Falls Dam is undergoing renovations that will allow Avista utilities to respond faster to changing flows in the Spokane River. More...

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...
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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...

ABB wins $20 million Swiss order to boost efficiency of hydroelectric power plants

ABB Inc. - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has received orders worth around $20 million from two power utilities managed by Axpo, a leading Swiss power utility, to refurbish the generators at two of its hydroelectric power plants. more...

Articles 

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...
By S. Deepak Kumar
On: July 12, 2011
Fuel prices are going up very rapidly. We need to think upon harnessing non-conventional sources of energy to our maximum. Up till now only those sites, which are large enough, where economy of scale enabled more...

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State of the Energy Industry: A Mid-Year Review

Friday Aug 22, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America's leading energy consulting firms, is pleased to join forces with Energy Central to present an interactive webinar on Friday, August 22, 2014, from 12:00-1:00 PM EDT. This free webcast will be based on ScottMadden's more...

ENERGY BLOGS

Underground Hydro Power Plant Market outlook to 2014-2020

By Sandy Researcher - Transparency Market Research Reports incorporated a definite business overview and investigation inclines on "Underground Hydro Power Plant Market". This report more...
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World Hydropower Market Will Grow at a Steady Rate Till 2020 New Research Report Says

By Haakon Johnson - The global installed capacity for hydropower is expected to reach 1,524 GW by 2020, according to a new study by more...
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America Gets Pummeled by the California Drought

By Sarah Battaglia - Californians have been experiencing extreme drought for years, and they’ve certainly been paying the price.  As months pass with no more...
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Discrete Power Converter (Kornich machine)

By Alexander Kornich - DISCRETE POWER CONVERTER   [External Link]   ABSTRACT       A new patented mechanical compound [External Link] water powered prime mover) is proposed for more...
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Bottled Water Market is Expected to Reach USD 15.90 Billion in 2019: Transparency Market Research

By alina john - According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research " Bottled Water Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, more...


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