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HDR Receives Top Hydropower Honor

May 20, 2016 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering, Energy

May 19, 2016—HDR was honored with the National Hydropower Association Presidents Award at the organization's annual Waterpower Week conference that was recently held in Washington. According to NHA President John McCormick, "The President's Award recognizes…

Mott MacDonald Appoints Bruno Trouille as Senior Hydropower Advisor

Mott MacDonald has appointed Bruno Trouille as a senior hydropower advisor in its global dams and hydropower business. Based in Chicago, USA, Bruno will…

Farmers Irrigation District Unveils New Hydropower Turbine

October 15, 2015 - in Corporate, Renewables, Water

Farmers Irrigation District, Energy Trust of Oregon and the Oregon Governor’s office will unveil at a ribbon-cutting ceremony an efficient 3-megawatt…

ORNL Scientists Generate Landmark DOE Hydropower Report

April 30, 2015 - in Corporate, Renewables

OAK RIDGE, Tenn., April 27, 2015 – For the first time, industry and policymakers have a comprehensive report detailing the U.S. hydropower fleet’s 2,198 plants that provide about 7 percent of the nation’s electricity. The 98-page report by the Department…

Merrick’s Engineers Offer River Restoration Trainings for River Managers

April 11, 2014 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering, Water

Water engineers from the McLaughlin Whitewater Design Group (http://mclaughlinwhitewater.com), a division of Merrick & Company, will be teaching river managers, planners, and representatives of hydropower utilities answers to the question: If our town…

HydroChina Zhongnan Engineering Corporation Wins 2012 Bentley Be Inspired Award

June 19, 2013 - in Corporate, Energy

HydroChina Zhongnan Engineering Corporation, a leading company primarily engaged in the planning, investigation, and design of hydropower and wind-power projects, today announced that its Standard Design and Application for the Pumped Storage Power Station…

Unlocking British Columbia’s Hydropower Potential

April 29, 2013 - in Analysis, Energy

It's predicted that the province of British Columbia (BC), Canada, will require an additional 30,000 gigawatt-hours of electricity within the next 20 to 25 years. To meet this projection, BC Hydro retained consulting firm Kerr Wood Leidal Associates Ltd. (KWL)…

Unlocking British Columbia's Hydropower Potential

April 29, 2013 - in Analysis, Energy

It's predicted that the province of British Columbia (BC), Canada, will require an additional 30,000 gigawatt-hours of electricity within the next 20 to 25 years. To meet this projection, BC Hydro retained consulting firm Kerr Wood Leidal Associates Ltd. (KWL)…