Tag: Hydropower

Brazil’s Renewable Energy Share Climbs to 49.1% in 2023

Brazil witnessed a substantial rise in its renewable energy sector in 2023, with renewables contributing 49.1% to the country's...

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,...

British International Investment Commits USD 15 Million to Rift Valley Energy for Tanzanian Renewable Projects

British International Investment (BII) has announced a commitment of USD 15 million (EUR 13.9 million) to Rift Valley Energy...

Sembcorp Expands Renewable Footprint in Vietnam with Acquisition of Three Firms

Sembcorp, a player in Singapore's energy sector, has finalized the acquisition of majority stakes in three Vietnamese firms, bolstering...

Iberdrola Secures Final Environmental Approval for 274MW Wind Farm in Portugal

Iberdrola has received the final environmental approval from the Portuguese government for its 274MW wind farm project, marking a...

Akuo Reports Improved EBITDA and Robust Growth in 2023, Sets Ambitious Path for 2024

French renewable power producer and developer Akuo concluded 2023 with notable financial gains, driven by favorable wind and solar...

Renewable Energy Set to Surpass One Third of Global Power Mix in 2024, Says Rystad Energy Report

Renewable energy's prominence in the global power generation mix is expected to reach new heights in 2024, surpassing one...

Uzbekistan Targets 40% Renewable Energy Capacity by 2030

Uzbekistan has committed to increasing its renewable energy capacity to 40% by 2030, according to an announcement from the...

Black & Veatch to Lead Hydrogen Feasibility Study for Malaysian Energy Giants

Global engineering, construction, and consulting firm Black & Veatch has been entrusted by two Malaysian energy titans to conduct...

NHPC Launches Auction for 1.2 GW of Solar Projects in India

Indian hydropower producer NHP has announced an auction for 1.2 GW of grid-connected solar capacities across the country, with...

Colbun SA Proposes Pumped-Storage Hydropower Plant in Northern Chile

Chilean utility Colbun SA has unveiled plans for a pioneering pumped-storage hydropower plant in northern Chile, set to harness...

Portugal’s Renewable Energy Hits Record High, Meeting 70% of May Electricity Demand

Portugal's national grid operator Redes Energeticas Nacionais (REN) unveiled on Monday that the country's renewable energy facilities fulfilled nearly...