Hydropower

Uniper to Invest €250m in Recommissioning 160MW Happurg Pumped Storage Plant in Bavaria

Uniper has announced plans to recommission the Happurg pumped storage plant, a 160MW facility located near Nuremberg in Bavaria, Germany. The plant is scheduled...

Evolution Mining Plans AUD 7 Billion Pumped Hydro Project in Queensland

Evolution Mining, in partnership with advisory firm ICA Partners, has unveiled plans for a transformative project at the Mount Rawdon gold mine in Queensland,...

Drax Initiates Seismic Surveys for UK’s First Pumped Storage Scheme in Four Decades

Exploratory ground works have commenced at the site of what is poised to become the UK’s initial pumped storage...

Fortum Integrates Hydropower Maintenance Staff, Adding 250 New Employees

Fortum has announced the integration of 250 employees into its hydropower operations and maintenance team across Sweden and Finland. Around...

Glen Earrach Energy to Develop UK’s Most Efficient Pumped Storage Hydro Project in Scotland

Glen Earrach Energy (GEE) has unveiled plans to develop what it claims will be the UK's most efficient pumped...

Uganda in Talks with Chinese Firm Sinohydro for Power Transmission Line to South Sudan

Uganda is engaging in discussions with Chinese company Sinohydro Corporation Limited for the development of a $180 million power...

Africa Adds 2 GW of Hydropower Capacity Amid Calls for Sustainable Energy Investment

Africa stands at the threshold of a transformative clean energy transition, with its abundant water resources poised to drive...

China’s Hydropower Surge Expected to Impact Coal Demand, Says Industry Association

China's coal industry association has predicted a continued surge in hydropower generation, leading to a dampening effect on the...