Hydro

LS Power to acquire hydropower facilities from Hull Street Energy

US-based energy development company LS Power has agreed to acquire 42 run-of-river hydropower facilities in the US from Hull Street…

Hydro-Québec agrees to acquire Great River Hydro for $2bn

HQI US Holding, a subsidiary of Canadian energy utility Hydro-Québec, has agreed to acquire Great River Hydro for around $2bn.…

Inflation, investment, infrastructure: the new issue of Future Power Technology is out now

How could the biggest piece of federal legislation in a generation affect the power industry? While the bill primarily aims…

Iran’s renewable energy growth continues to be hindered by US sanctions

GlobalData’s latest report, 'Iran Power Market Outlook to 2035, Update 2022 - Market Trends, Regulations, and Competitive Landscape', discusses the…

DIF Capital to invest in French renewable energy platform Qair

Dutch investment management firm DIF Capital Partners has agreed to invest in renewable energy company Qair to expedite its growth…

EDP Brazil agrees to sell 198MW hydropower plant in Brazil

Brazilian energy company EDP Brazil has agreed to sell its Mascarenhas hydroelectric facility to Victory Hill Global Sustainable Energy Opportunities…

JERA to acquire stake in Vietnamese firm Gia Lai Electricity

Japanese utility company JERA, through its subsidiary JERA Asia, has agreed to purchase a 35.1% stake in Vietnam-based renewable energy…

Bechtel to provide planning support for Big-T hydropower project

US-based engineering firm Bechtel has secured a contract from BE Power and GE Renewable Energy, a division of General Electric, to provide planning…

Iberdrola opens 1.1GW hydroelectric storage project in Portugal

Spanish energy utility Iberdrola has officially opened the Tâmega Gigabattery hydroelectric storage project in Portugal. The inauguration ceremony was attended…

India likely to fall short of 2030 renewable target at current pace

GlobalData’s latest report, 'India Power Market Outlook to 2035, Update 2022 - Market Trends, Regulations, and Competitive Landscape', discusses the…

Why hydropower’s human rights problem may be insurmountable

In southern Tajikistan, 110km from the country’s capital, Dushanbe, a vast monolith of compacted rock is taking shape in the…

UAE introduces new methods of renewable energy to meet clean energy target

GlobalData’s latest report, 'United Arab Emirates (UAE) Power Market Outlook to 2035, Update 2022 - Market Trends, Regulations, and Competitive…

GE commissions 180MW Bajoli Holi hydropower project in India

GE Renewable Energy’s Hydropower business, part of GE Power India, has commissioned the 180MW Bajoli Holi Project in India. Built…

A wonder in Wales: Welsh renewable power’s future

The UK constituent country of Wales aims to meet 100% of its energy needs from renewable resources by 2050, with…

Light and darkness: the new issue of Future Power Technology is out now

Reaching the increasingly lofty clean energy targets required to save the world's climate involves a slew of obstacles at the…