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An Indian company is in government talks to boost hydropower in the country. In a major step towards the development of hydropower in Arunachal Pradesh, the NHPC, formerly known as the National... - 5th July 2012
A technology institute in India is to approve the designs of over a dozen hydro projects for the country. The state government has given the task of approving the design of 13 small hydro-electric projects... - 25th June 2012
Tests have been successfully completed on a next generation wave energy system in the US. Ocean Power Technologies (OPT), a wave energy technology company in New Jersey, has completed extensive factory... - 19th June 2012
The tidal power system has been demonstrated in Westerschelde
A Netherlands firm has acquired a tidal power system to help it move into commercialisation and boost marine power. IHC Merwede has signed an agreement to acquire Wave Rotor technology from Netherlands... - 8th June 2012
The project will mark the start of tidal energy technology in India
India’s first tidal project looks set to get the green light after funding has been approved. The western Indian state of Gujarat plans to spend 250 million rupees (USD 4.8m) to help develop the nation’s... - 20th April 2012
Increasing hydropower generation capacity could help strengthen India's energy security amid threats of coal shortages, claims a new report. Many hydro power projects are grappling with delays and cost... - 11th April 2012
Indian clean energy developer, Greenko, has acquired two hydropower assets which have a combined potential of 56 MW. The company believes the EUR 42.7m purchase could help it recover from loses... - 29th March 2012
The TidGen Power System will be deployed off the Maine coast in the US in March
A US firm has started installing its first commercial tidal power system. Marine technology firm Ocean Renewable Power Company (ORPC) has announced that it will begin the installation of its first grid-... - 28th February 2012
The UK-France projects will see arrays developed to harness tidal power
UK and French firms have joined together to develop two major tidal array projects. Channel Islands energy developer Tidal Alderney Renewable Energy (ARE) has signed agreements for two major projects aimed... - 20th February 2012
Aquamarine Power will deploy another two machines at EMEC
Regulators in Scotland have given consent for Aquamarine Power to install the UK’s first grid-connected nearshore wave power array. The 2.4MW demonstration project will be located off the coast of Orkney in... - 16th February 2012