Hydro Energy News

  • Modular Rotork CK actuators introduce reliable and economical automation at hydroelectric facility

    Rotork CK range modular electric valve actuators have provided a reliable and economical automated flow control solution for a hydroelectric generating station in Mexico. The actuators have been installed at the Alameda Hidroeléctrica Planta to control the flow of water to turbines generating up to 6 MW of electricity. The modular CK design enabled the operator to tailor the actuator ...


    By Rotork

  • Energy Department Announces up to $12 Million for Projects to Advance Wave Energy

    The Energy Department announced up to $12 million in new projects to support the development of innovative technologies capable of generating reliable and cost-effective electricity from U.S. water resources. The four projects will advance marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) energy technologies, which can harness energy from the nation's oceans and rivers. Two projects will test and validate wave ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Oceaneering to Participate at the TPH Hotter ‘N Hell Energy Conference

    Oceaneering International, Inc. (“Oceaneering”) (NYSE:OII) announced today that Chief Financial Officer Alan Curtis will meet with institutional investors at the TPH Hotter ‘N Hell Energy Conference in Houston on Thursday, June 22, 2017. The conference handout will be made available after the close of the market on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, through the Investor Relations section ...

  • The international summit and exhibition “Hydropower Balkans 2017”

    The international summit and exhibition “Hydropower Balkans 2017” (15-17 November 2017 Montenegro, Podgorica) – is a professional platform, bringing together chief ministers, major investors, decision-makers of the leading hydropower plants and investment project initiators, as well as regulators, to consolidate efforts focused on efficient implementation of key projects ...


    By Vostock Capital

  • Oceaneering to Participate at the Morgan Stanley Energy Conference

    Oceaneering International, Inc. (“Oceaneering”) (NYSE:OII) announced today that President and Chief Executive Officer Roderick A. Larson will participate on the Subsea Services Trends Panel at the Morgan Stanley Energy Conference in Houston on Tuesday, May 9, 2017. The panel will not be webcast. Mr. Larson and other members of management will also meet with institutional investors. ...

  • Plunger Valves Nencini: A Special Adjustable Actuation

    Last month we have completed and delivered two plunger valves for a power plant in the South of Italy. These two control valves have special actuation that was fully engineered by our Technical Department. The challenge was to set a variable limit in the open position that adjusts the output to different seasonal conditions. Normal position of the valve is open. The desired maximum open position ...


    By F.Nencini Srl

  • ANDRITZ HYDRO to modernize Dnipro 1 hydropower station, Ukraine

    ANDRITZ HYDRO, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, was awarded a contract by state-owned utility Ukrhydroenergo for modernization of the Dnipro 1 hydropower station on the Dnieper River, Ukraine. The project is part of a rehabilitation program financed by the European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). The contract value for ANDRITZ HYDRO amounts to approx. 60 million ...


    By ANDRITZ HYDRO Hammerfest

  • Oceaneering to Present at the Scotia Howard Weil Energy Conference

    Oceaneering International, Inc. (“Oceaneering”) (NYSE:OII) announced today that President Roderick A. Larson will meet with institutional investors and make a presentation at the Scotia Howard Weil Energy Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. The presentation handout will be made available after the close of the market on Tuesday, March 28, 2017, through ...

  • Oceaneering to Present at the Credit Suisse Energy Summit

    Oceaneering International, Inc. (“Oceaneering”) (NYSE:OII) announced today that President Roderick A. Larson will meet with institutional investors and make a presentation at the Credit Suisse 22nd Annual Energy Summit in Vail, Colorado on Wednesday, February 15, 2017. The presentation handout will be made available after the close of the market on Tuesday, February 14, 2017, through ...

  • ANDRITZ to supply water turbines and generators for the new hydropower plant on the River Mur in Grazd

    International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Energie Steiermark to supply the electro-mechanical equipment for the new hydropower plant to be built in the Puntigam district of Graz. Commissioning is planned for the first half of 2019. ANDRITZ HYDRO will supply two bulb turbines (capacity: 2 x 9 MW) with a runner diameter of 3,600 mm each, including speed controllers as well ...


    By ANDRITZ HYDRO Hammerfest

  • ANDRITZ receives two orders for hydropower plants in Norway and DR Congo

    ANDRITZ HYDRO, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received an order from Eidsiva Vannkraft AS to supply electromechanical equipment for the new Nedre Otta hydropower plant in Norway and from the Government utility SNEL (Société Nationale d’Électricité) for rehabilitation of the existing Mwadingusha hydropower plant in the Democratic Republic of ...


    By ANDRITZ HYDRO Hammerfest

  • National Wind Technology Center begins first Validation of Wave Energy Conversion Device

    The National Wind Technology Center (NWTC) at the Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has begun validation work on the first water power technology ever tested in an NREL dynamometer facility. Representatives from Columbia Power Technologies, NREL and project partners celebrate the start of generator testing for the Columbia Power wave energy generator. ...

  • Archimedes screws largest in diameter

    At the quayside of Landustrie Sneek BV two large hydropower screw turbines, with a total weight of 64 tons, were boarded. Both Archimedes screws head for North Yorkshire, England. With a diameter of 4.5 meters, these are the largest screws manufactured by Landustrie so far and therefore too large for regular transport by road. On location in England the hydropower screws are installed in an ...


    By Landustrie Sneek BV

  • Oceaneering to participate at the Goldman Sachs Energy Conference

    Oceaneering International, Inc. (“Oceaneering”) (NYSE:OII) announced today that Chief Executive Officer M. Kevin McEvoy will meet with institutional investors and participate on the Oilfield Services Panel, What Does the Next Few Years Hold for Subsea Equipment and Services, at the Goldman Sachs Global Energy Conference in Orlando, Florida on Thursday, January 5, 2017. The ...

  • DONG Energy and Eversource Partner on Large-Scale Offshore Wind Project in the United States

    DONG Energy is teaming up with Eversource Energy to develop a proposed offshore wind farm that would be located approximately 15-25 miles south of Martha's Vineyard. The area has the potential to develop at least 2,000 megawatts of electricity -- enough to power one million Massachusetts homes. "Offshore wind has great potential in the U.S., and I am very pleased that we are entering into a ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Government Support for Offshore Wind Creates Massive Economic Opportunity for Britain

    RenewableUK says the UK government's announcement on November 9 of the next round of competitive auctions to support offshore wind will provide a boost for British industry. "It's great news that the Government is supporting offshore wind. This will enable our world-leading industry to deliver significant investment to the UK. The competitive auction process is continuing to drive down ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Oceaneering to Participate at the Jefferies Energy Conference

    Oceaneering International, Inc. (“Oceaneering”) (NYSE:OII) announced today that Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Alan R. Curtis will meet with institutional investors at the Jefferies 2016 Energy Conference in Houston, Texas on Wednesday, November 30, 2016. The presentation handout will be made available after the close of the market on Tuesday, November 29, 2016, ...

  • Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference 2016 (OEEC)

    Geomil Equipment B.V. were delighted to participate at Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference 2016 (OEEC), which took place on 25 and 26 October 2016 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. With 667 exhibitors, a floor space of 25,000m² and visitors representing 99 nationalities, was a great success. Under the umbrella of the “Dutch Ocean Group”, Geomil and 9 other DOG members ...


    By Geomil Equipment B.V.

  • ANDRITZ GROUP: Results for the third quarter of 2016

    The key financial figures developed as follows: In the third quarter of 2016, order intake amounted to 1,470.1 MEUR, thus increasing significantly by 23.8% compared to the previous year’s reference period (Q3 2015: 1,187.6 MEUR). It was also substantially higher compared with the figures of the preceding quarters (+11.5% vs. Q2 2016: ...


    By ANDRITZ MeWa GmbH

  • Getting Ready for POWC 2016 Tradeshow

    With one week to go until the 16th annual POWC 2016 Tradeshow taking place October 17th to 19th at the White Oaks Conference Resort in Niagara-on-the-Lakes, Ontario.  Gedawin Novo Controls’ staff is getting ready to attend.  We are excited to attend again this year!  We look forward to seeing everyone there! Come visit us at booth 50 ...


    By Gedawin Novo Controls Inc.

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