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.
TBC Bank, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the European Union (EU) are to provide US$14.3 million in funding for construction of Rustavi Group’s 17.2MW Lukhuni 2 hydroelectric project in northern Georgia.
Atlantis Resources is planning to establish a new internal division to exploit opportunities beyond its core tidal stream energy business.
Columbia Riverkeeper has announced it has reached a settlement with the US Bureau of Reclamation designed to end toxic oil pollution from Grand Coulee Dam in the Pacific Northwest.
Pakistan has signed loan deals worth $720 million with the World Bank and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), with part of the funding to be used to support the 1410MW Tarbela 5th Extension hydropower project.
A government-backed 20MW reservoir dam and hydropower facility in the Solomon Islands is one of four renewable energy projects to receive a total of US$44.5 million in funding from the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) and the International Renew…