Michael Harris's Articles

- April 11, 2014

Race Tidal Announces 300-MW Ocean Power Array Near Alderney

OpenHydro and Alderney Renewable Energy have signed a joint venture that will see the companies develop a 300-MW tidal energy array off the coast of Alderney in the English Channel...

- April 09, 2014

Hydroelectric Projects, Dams Could Be Win-Win for Pakistan

Pakistan's hydroelectric power operators could be significantly vulnerable to climate change given the country's significant lack of water storage capacity, according to a report published...

- April 01, 2014

Carnegie Claims Last Berth at UK's Wave Hub Marine Energy Test Site

Technology developer Carnegie Wave Energy has secured the last berth at the South West Marine Energy Park's Wave Hub demonstration site.

- March 20, 2014

DRC's Controversial Inga 3 Hydropower Project Receives IDA Technical Assistance Grant

The World Bank Group's Board of Directors approved a US$73.1 million International Development Association (IDA) grant to the Democratic Republic of Congo for the Inga 3 Basse Chute...

- February 27, 2014

Officials Sign Agreement for Canary Islands Wave Power Development

Officials from Langlee Wave Power and the Tenerife Island Council have signed an agreement to promote wave energy development off the coast of the Spanish island.

- February 03, 2014

Omnibus Appropriations Bill Could Change U.S. Participation in International Hydropower Project Development

Buried deep within the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2014 is a clause that could potentially affect the United States' role in large-scale international hydroelectric power development...

- January 17, 2014

Droughts Worrisome for California Hydroelectric Power Operators

The effects of California's continuing drought are being felt by the state's utilities -- many of which obtain at least a portion of their supply from hydroelectric power sources.

- January 16, 2014

Hydro Research Foundation Accepting Nominations for Graduate-Level Scholarship Program

The U.S. Department of Energy's Golden Field Office has sponsored a grant to the Hydro Research Foundation for establishing and presenting the Hydro Research Awards Program to graduate-level...

- January 15, 2014

Northern Exposure: Canadian Hydro in the Spotlight

Thomas Edison received his patent for the incandescent light bulb mere months before the Ottawa Electric Light Company completed Canada's first hydropower project, but the plant still...

- January 14, 2014

Brazil's Itaipu Hydroelectric Plant Sets New Production Record

Brazil's 14,000-MW Itaipu hydropower plant has broken its own world record for annual power production, operator Itaipu Binacional announced recently.

Michael Harris

Michael Harris

I provide daily content and updates for HydroWorld.com, which is the online extension of Hydro Review and Hydro Review Worldwide magazines. I am also responsible for assembling materials for our weekly electronic newsletter and video newscast...

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