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Construction of world’s second largest hydropower station begins

Building work on what will be the world's second largest hydropower station started Thursday. The Baihetan project is on the Jinsha River, the upper section...

On the World’s Top Level of Dam Intelligent Construction

Congratulations to Xiluodu Hydropower Project for wining 2016 Year Award of Outstanding Project by the International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC). The 13.86GW (18x770MW) Xiluodu...

More than the Doklam issue, Bhutan worried about hydropower deficits

Some people say that Bhutan is an Indian ‘protectorate,’ which is not only an inaccurate assessment, but shows a lack of understanding of the...

BHUTAN TO GENERATE 11576 MW BY 2020

THIMPU (BHUTAN), Feb 14 Bhutan, which is geographically much smaller and also has low hydropower potential than Nepal, aims to increase its installed capacity to...

First Customers Get Tesla Model 3 Electric Cars

While more than 500,000 people have put down a deposit for the privilege of owning Tesla's new Model 3, according to the company, 30...

Tesla plans electric car factory in India

Tesla Motors is planning to set up a factory in India to cater to the local demand for electric cars, at a time when...

Bangladesh to invest $1.0b in Bhutan hydropower

Bangladesh is weighing a deal with Bhutan to invest around US$1.0 billion in hydropower in the landlocked country to re-import the electricity, officials said....

CTGC begins construction on the 16-GW Baihetan hydropower station in Southwest China

China Three Gorges Corp. (CTGC) has begun construction of the 16-GW Baihetan hydropower station located on the lower reaches of the Jinsha River, between...

100MW battery storage tender won by Tesla and Neoen

The South Australia government has announced that its 100MW battery storage tender – which it says is the world’s largest – has been won by Tesla...

Hydro dams on Indus cascade may prove to be a blunder for Pakistan

The five dams to be build on Indus river will not only stop the flow of silt, a lifeline to agriculture, but will also...