By Elizabeth A. Ingram A sampling of pumped-storage new development and project rehabilitation in Europe, Asia, Africa, and North America illustrates the breadth and depth of this market sector.
A Review of the Hot Hydro Market in Latin America
By Russell W. Ray Demand for electricity in the Latin American region is projected to grow more than 4 percent a year over the next decade, with hydro meeting a significant portion of demand.
Experience with Installing and Using Optimization Software
By Andrew B. Spackman and Richard B. Allen Mighty River Power in New Zealand uses optimization software to improve overall performance of its nine hydro facilities. Based on results and lessons learned from initial operations, the utility plans to investigate the expansion of functionality within the system.