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Call for abstracts: HydroVision International 2011

The Oct. 29 deadline to submit an abstract for HydroVision International 2011 in California is QUICKLY approaching. To submit an abstract for HydroVision International 2011, the year's largest gathering of hydropower professionals, click here.
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Toshiba boosts hydropower equipment production capability in China
TOKYO, Japan -- Toshiba Corporation's Chinese consolidated subsidiary completes an expansion of its assembly and machining shop and the construction of an advanced hydraulic research laboratory equipped with a cutting-edge hydro turbine model test facility.
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Plan announced to bring Canadian hydropower to New England
FRANKLIN, N.H. -- A billion-dollar hydropower transmission project is announced for New Hampshire, designed to bring 1,200 MW of hydroelectric power from Canada. For more information, click here.
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Bull trout
Fishway ready for fish passage at Thompson Falls Dam hydro project
PORTLAND, Ore. -- The new upstream fish ladder at the Thompson Falls hydropower project in Thompson Falls, Mont., is ready to pass fish, reports GEI Consultants Inc., the firm selected by PPL Montana to provide ecological and engineering services for the project.
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Endesa subsidiary to build El Quimbo hydro plant in Colombia
BOGOTA, Colombia -- Spanish utility Endesa, through its Colombian subsidiary Emgesa, will invest US837 million to build the El Quimbo hydropower plant in Colombia. For more information, click here.
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Technology & Equipment
SSE gets government consent for Sloy pumped-storage hydropower project
PERTH, Scotland -- SSE Generation Ltd., the wholly owned generation business of Scottish and Southern Energy, receives consent from the Scottish Government to develop a 60-MW pumped-storage hydro project at its existing Sloy hydropower station at Loch Lomond.
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Sticky Wickets: Replacing a Sheared Wicket Gate
When a wicket gate stem on Unit 1 at Holyoke Gas & Electric's 30-MW Hadley plant shears in two, the utility quickly commissions design and fabrication of a replacement gate.
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In Focus
Voith Hydro to overhaul hydropower generator fleet of Kraftwerke Hinterrhein
HEIDENHEIM, Germany -- Voith Hydro will overhaul a total of 13 hydro generators for the Swiss utility Kraftwerke Hinterrhein AG by 2016, Voith reports. For more information, click here.
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Tech Briefs: Monitoring suspended solids during construction of Wuskwatim
A unique system of providing real-time measurements of total suspended solids (TSS) in lake and river water is developed at the construction site of the 200-MW Wuskwatim Generating Station.
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Marine technology firm Sea For Life introduces WEGA ocean energy device
OBIDOS, Portugal -- Portugal-based marine research and development firm Sea for Life introduces its WEGA (Wave Energy Gravitational Absorber) technology, which uses the movement of the waves to create power.
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