Could a big city retrofit its already vast network of drinking water and sewage pipes with turbines capable of producing hydropower? It’s an enticing question, but one that is yet...
15 October 2018 Analysis
29 August 2018 News
Electric industry-focused private equity firm Hull Street Energy has purchased nine hydroelectric power facilities in New Hampshire.
31 July 2018 News
French utility firm EDF Energy has reported a rise in its first-half core earnings, with an increase of almost 18% of up to €8.23bn on its hydropower output, as well...
26 July 2018 News
A consortium has delivered refinancing of more than $400m loans for Uganda’s electric energy generating company Bujagali Energy (BEL), which owns the Bujagali hydropower project.
25 July 2018 News
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed to provide a loan of €650m to energy company Iberdrola to support a major hydro electrical project in Portugal.
24 July 2018 Analysis
The Institution of Mechanical Engineers is advocating for surplus renewable energy to be diverted to hydrogen fuel cells in order to boost the hydrogen fuel market, and balance supply and...
23 July 2018 News
The World Bank Group (WBG) has helped boost Cameroon’s hydropower capacity by approving a $794.5m investment package for Nachtigal project in the country.
10 July 2018 Analysis
Technology group Voith has opened a new hub in Addis Ababa to help coordinate hydropower projects in nine countries across East Africa, where the company sees significant growth and economic...
25 June 2018 Analysis
Venezuela recently imposed electricity rationing after a drought drained water from reservoirs used for hydroelectric energy generation. Here, Julian Turner talks to Peter Gleick of the Pacific Institute about climate...