Drax Group has completed the previously announced acquisition of the 2.56MW power generation portfolio from ScottishPower for £702m in cash.
04 Jan 2019
23 Nov 2018
German engineering company Voith has secured two contracts for the supply of hydropower technology in China.
29 Oct 2018
Origin Energy said that its proposed expansion of the Shoalhaven pumped hydro scheme in New South Wales (NSW) will move towards a feasibility study owing to a funding announced by the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA).
21 Sep 2018
Genex Power has secured a development approval (DA) from the Etheridge Shire Council (ESC) for its 250MW Kidston pumped storage hydro project (K2-Hydro) in North Queensland, Australia.
11 Sep 2018
Genex Power has selected power and water consulting firm Entura to deliver owner’s engineer services for the Kidston Stage 2 projects in Australia.
05 Sep 2018
Bilfinger subsidiary Bilfinger VAM Anlagentechnik has secured a contract to deliver a distribution pipeline construction for use in the pumped-storage power plant in the southern German city of Gaildorf.
20 Aug 2018
Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC), an Indian-government owned utility, is set to develop a 1,500MW pump storage hydel power project in Bokaro district, Jharkhand.
13 Aug 2018
MP Drew Hendry is a Scottish National Party politician and represents Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey. Here he gives his thoughts about the development of Scottish hydropower, specifically the potential for pumped storage.
02 Aug 2018
The US Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has approved the construction of transmission line and water pipeline project for the licensed $2.5bn Eagle Crest Energy hydroelectric pumped storage project in Riverside County.
25 Jul 2018
Spanish energy company Iberdrola has secured €650m loan from the European Investment Bank (EIB) to construct three new dams, hydropower plants including a pumped storage plant across Tâmega and Torno rivers in Portugal.