Governor of New York State Andrew M. Cuomo has announced the completion of a $26 million project to improve the Crescent and Vischer Ferry hydroelectric power facilities on the Mohawk River.
German technology group Voith has officially opened a small hydropower plant on its factory premises in Heidenheim, Germany after a year of construction.
The UK Government’s cuts in subsidies for renewable energy have forced the cancellation of a small hydro project in Shrewsbury.
Figures published last week by industry body Scottish Renewables have shown that smaller renewable energy schemes are facing increases in business rates of up to 650 percent.
Texas company Gilkes has announced it has been awarded a contract by SSE for supply of turbine, generator and control system packages for the compensation flows of three small hydro power stations.