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HydroVision International
Exhibition space filling up for upcoming HydroVision 2010 event
TULSA, Okla. -- With HydroVision International fast approaching, more than 80 percent of the exhibit hall is booked as vendors secure a place at the hydropower industry’s largest conference and trade show.
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Two killed in blast at Russian hydropower plant
MOSCOW, Russia -- An explosion at a hydropower plant in central Russia kills two people, including a firefighter, and injures 10 workers. For more information, click here.
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Nancy Skancke
Featured video of the week
Video: An interview with Nancy Skancke, attorney at law, GKRSE.
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Chief Joseph hydro project in Washington to receive first of new turbine equipment
SEATTLE, Wash. -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers prepares to install new turbine equipment to boost efficiency and power generation at the 2,457.3-MW Chief Joseph Dam in Washington.
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Construction start date on Chaglla hydro project in Peru could be near
SALVADOR, Brazil -- Brazil's Odebrecht could in September begin construction of the 360-MW Chaglla hydro project in Peru, according to wire reports.
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Technology & Equipment
One unit of Beles hydropower project in Ethiopia begins generating power
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia – A single turbine begins operating as part of a trial run at the 460-MW Beles hydropower project in Ethiopia.
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Mott MacDonald is lenders engineer on first private hydro project to reach financial close in Pakistan
CROYDON, England -- United Kingdom-based management, engineering and development firm Mott MacDonald continues to monitor construction of Pakistan's 84-MW New Bong Escape, the first private hydropower development in Pakistan to reach financial close, Mott MacDonald reports. For more information, click here.
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Bearings and Seals
Bearings and seals: Examples of innovations and good ideas
Innovative approaches to designing, installing, retrofitting, and operating two major components of a hydroelectric plant are saving facility owners time and money.
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In Focus
Canyon Hydro expands manufacturing center, turbine machining capabilities
DEMING, Wash. -- Canyon Hydro completes a major expansion to its manufacturing facility, including the addition of a seven-axis CNC milling machine capable of fabricating Pelton and Francis turbines up to 16 feet in diameter. For more information, click here.
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Tech Notes: ICOLD Forum: General approach to dam surveillance
To aid dam owners and managers, the International Commission on Large Dams (ICOLD) offers a technical bulletin specifying a general approach to dam surveillance.
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Pacific Gas and Electric dives into wave power hydro project
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- A utility-backed wave energy hydropower project in California helps propel the class of technology into a reliable supply of energy. For more information, click here.
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