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.*
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.
Grant PUD in Washington, US, has lowered its Emergency Action Plan classification for the Wanapum Dam spillway after surveys confirmed the stabilization of a crack found at the end of February.
The World Bank has confirmed that its Executive Board will meet this month to consider a proposed grant of US$73M for the 4800MW Inga 3 dam project in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Peter Fraenkel shares his views on what the future holds for the marine renewables industry, and explains why he thinks more action is needed to progress the industry forward.
Engineering surveys carried out at the Wanapum Dam on the Columbia River this week have shown that a crack found in one of dam's spillways is stabilizing.
Andrew Scanlon, a senior manager with Hydro Tasmania, has been appointed to the Board of the International Hydropower Association (IHA).