Water and Power Development Authority”s (Wapda) ongoing hydropower projects worth billions of dollars hit snags due to numerous issues including insufficient financing, lack of co-ordination at the federal level, security issues and most importantly disjointing of water and power…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/pakistan-news/hydropower-projects-run-into-familiar-snags-water-and-power-development-authoritys-wapda/ hydropower projects, NAB, National Accountability Bureau, WAPDA, Water and Power Development Authority, water and power sector
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Punjab Budget 2013-14: 100 percent raise in allocation for energy projects ADB-assisted Renewable Energy Development Sector Investment Programme (REDSIP)
Allocation of funds for energy projects registered 100 percent increase in Punjab’s annual budget for fiscal year 2013-14 to Rs 20.43 billion against Rs 10 billion during 2012-13.
According to the budget documents, the Punjab government has actively embarked upon implementation of the…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/national-news/punjab-budget-2013-14-100-percent-raise-in-allocation-for-energy-projects-adb-assisted-renewable-energy-development-sector-investment-programme-redsip/ (PPDCL), (REDSIP), (UET) Lahore, Energy Research and Development, hydropower projects, KSK campus, Punjab Power Development Board (PPDB) t, Punjab Power Development Company Limited, Renewable Energy Development Sector Investment Programme, University of Engineering & Technology
Laos, financial institutions working on hydro project development laws would help govern hydroelectric power development.
The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has announced its plan to work with the Laotian government in developing draft laws that would help govern hydroelectric power development.
According to IFC, Laos is one of the poorest nations in southeast Asia, but is amongst the richest in terms of…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/laos-financial-institutions-working-on-hydro-project-development-laws-would-help-govern-hydroelectric-power-development/ Environmental Protection, hydro project development laws, hydroelectric power development, hydropower projects, International Finance Corporation (IFC), socio-economic development, terms of natural resources
Despite their disruption, can dams help the organisation work towards ending poverty while keeping carbon emissions down?
Energy rush … water is released from the Three Gorges Dam in Yichang, China, which has a total electric generating capacity 22,500 megawatts. Photograph:…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/hydro-power/world-bank-rethinks-stance-on-large-scale-hydropower-projects-gorges-dam-in-yichang-china/ China, Gorges Dam in Yichang, hydropower projects, large-scale, World Bank
Hydropower Projects Depend On Rainforest Conservation journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences shows
Large hydropower projects are the bedrock of clean energy production, by virtue of their sheer size and reliance upon natural rainfall. However, new research recently published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences shows that a necessary part of increasing the…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/hydro-power/hydropower-projects-depend-on-rainforest-conservation-journal-proceedings-of-the-national-academy-of-sciences-shows/ Amazon River Basin, dam Belo Monte, hydropower projects
WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Canada The Manitoba government has announced the terms of reference that will be used to evaluate Manitoba Hydro’s proposal to build two new hydropower projects in the province’s northern region, HydroWorld.com has learned.
Called a “needs for and…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/hydro-power/study-will-evaluate-two-manitoba-hydro-project-proposals-public-utilities-board-pub/ Canada, hydropower projects, HydroWorld.com, Manitoba, Manitoba Hydro, Public Utilities Board (PUB), WINNIPEG