Small Hydro Canada 201416th and 17th April 2014, Vancouver, Canada
Hydropower plays a major role in Canada’s energy portfolio. However, with so many facets playing into future developments, there is much to learn and discuss in order to optimize your business opportunities. We are very proud to announce Arena International’s 6th annual Small Hydro Conference in Vancouver, Canada.
We are pleased to welcome back key power generation companies, developers, EPC contractors as well as government bodies and financial investors at an international event that jumps to new heights from year to year. As we enter a crucial stage in the future of Small Hydro in British Columbia, can you afford to miss this event?
* New for 2014: in addition to this Western Summit, we will be hosting an Eastern Summit on June 18th-19th in Toronto. More details to be announced shortly.*
Small Hydro Canada 2014 attracts high level members of a range of organisations including hydro technology development companies, plant construction, plant operators, environmental organisations, energy grid operators, regulators and government bodies.
Right now we are working with stakeholders from across the industry to create a collection of discussions and presentations that will keep you at the forefront of developments in this sector. Each year our talks delve into state-of-the-art solutions and case study-based success stories that enable you to take your business forward.
Our Small Hydro series proudly boast a collection of very high-calibre speakers - including CEOs, Company Presidents, Financial Directors and Energy Specialists – from the most reputable companies and associations within small hydro.
The Climate Bonds Initiative has launched a Hydropower Technical Working Group (TWG) to assess and develop Criteria for climate-friendly investment in the sector.
Stampede Dam and dike structures in California, US, are being raised by 11.5ft to address dam safety concerns related to large flood events.
Turkish infrastructure group Akfen Holding is set to increase its renewable energy portfolio to 1000MW – including new hydro developments - with support from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the International Finance Co…
Wärtsilä is to provide Italian firm Marelli Motori with high-quality industrial G-Bearings for small & medium electrical machines specifically manufactured for the marine industry after signing a new framework agreement.
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc has deployed its commercial design of the PB3 PowerBuoy approximately four miles off of the coast of New Jersey, in what the company hopes will be the final validation step prior to release of the product to target custo…