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Hydropower dams: What’s behind the global boom?

The collapse of a newly built dam in Laos has shone a spotlight on a worldwide construction boom. Many thousands of hydropower dams are either...

California considers $3B pumped storage project at Hoover Dam

Hoover Dam still serves its original purpose to be a source of hydroelectric power and a gatekeeper of water for millions in the southwest. That's not...

Laos dam collapse leaves several dead, hundreds missing

Several people were dead and hundreds were missing Tuesday after a hydroelectric dam collapsed in southeastern Laos, state media reported. The Xepian-Xe Nam Noy hydropower...

Delhi’s peak power demand breaches 7,000 Mw mark

A BSES statement said that Tuesday's figure, which broke the previous record of 6,998 MW created on Monday, marks an increase of over 250...

ILF supports pumped storage research in South Korea

ILF Consulting Engineers has been contracted to support a research project regarding operation and maintenance of pumped storage power plants by the Sejong University...

China and UNIDO partner for small hydro technical guidelines

New technical guidelines for standards of small hydropower development internationally are to be developed under a partnership between the Government of China and UNIDO. The...

Delhi on the verge of blackout without enough coal for power plants

Jain said this while interacting with media persons on the sidelines of the power ministers’ conference at Kufri near Shimla on Tuesday. He said...

Rooftop solar power panels can cut 95 per cent of bill: India Study

Residents buying power from a community rooftop solar PV plant, via a subscription plan, could also save up to 35% on their electricity bills Households...

India’s huge solar ambitions could push coal further into shade

Foreshadowed 100 gigawatt tender is off the scale of country’s energy needs but represents ‘brilliant statement of intent’, analysts say India says it intends to launch...

High Court stays construction of all hydro power plants in Uttarakhand,India

A bench of justices Rajeev Sharma and Lok Pal Singh gave the directions on a PIL filed by Himadri Jan Kalyan Sansthan which alleged...