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U.S. House of Representatives
U.S. House endorses US40 million for DOE hydro research
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. House has endorsed a US33.3 billion energy and water appropriations bill that includes spending US40 million on the Department of Energy’s hydropower research and development program.
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New Development
India firm wins contract to build Bhutan’s 114-MW Dagachhu
THIMPHU, Bhutan -- Dagachhu Hydro Power Corp. Ltd. has awarded a contract to India’s HCC for civil construction of the 114-MW Dagachhu hydroelectric project on Bhutan’s Dagachhu River.
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Waterpower XVI
Spokane plays host to Waterpower XVI conference
SPOKANE, Wash., U.S. -- More than 1,500 hydro professionals are expected to gather July 27-30 in Spokane for Waterpower XVI to discuss the latest innovations in hydropower production and design.
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U.K. names Wave Hub region the first Low Carbon Economic Area
LONDON -- The British government has named the South West of England -- home of the Wave Hub ocean power test facility -- the United Kingdom’s first Low Carbon Economic Area.
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Neversink Reservoir
Senator urges New York to advance four-plant hydro development
NEW YORK -- Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., is urging New York City to speed up talks with Delaware County Electric Cooperative to develop 29.75 MW of hydroelectric capacity on four of the city’s water supply reservoirs in Upstate New York.
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Technology & Equipment
Austrian firm named to develop 16 Macedonia small hydros
SKOPJE, Macedonia -- Austrian company Energie Zotter Bau signed contracts to build 16 small hydropower plants in Macedonia.
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Ideas in Action: Using Biodegradable Lubricants
At the 33-MW Bootanj plant, owner Holding Slovenske Elektrarne (HSE) uses a biodegrable lubricant from Panolin AG in the hydraulic system of five radial gates.
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In Focus
RusHydro
RusHydro goal: Re-establish global status of Russian hydro technology
LONDON -- The head of Russian hydropower giant RusHydro says Russia has just five years to re-establish itself as the supplier of world-beating hydropower technology if it is not to lose out to competitors in the developing world.
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Showcase: AXYS releases greenhouse gas monitoring system
AXYS Technologies Inc. announces GHG Sentinel, an instrument for performing time-series measurement of carbon dioxide, methane, and oxygen in freshwater environments.
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U.S. Export-Import Bank
U.S. extends export financing repayment terms for hydro, ocean
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Export-Import Bank announced that U.S. exports to renewable energy, water, and nuclear power projects now are eligible for a maximum repayment term of up to 18 years under the bank’s export financing.
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