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GE secures major hydropower refurbishment contract in Pakistan

February 16, 2023
GE has been selected for the refurbishment of two hydropower units at the Mangla Hydropower Plant in Pakistan Mangla is a 50 year-old hydropower plant producing 1 GW of renewable energy for Pakistan…

GE connects all units at 1.2 GW Jinzhai pumped storage hydro power plant in China

January 31, 2023
GE was selected to deliver 4x 300 MW pumped storage units for the project All units passed trial period and are now connected to the grid The project annual generating capacity represents about 1.4…

GE commissions first two 300 MW pumped storage units at Jinzhai hydro power plant, China

December 08, 2022
GE was selected to deliver four 300 MW pumped storage units for the project The first two units passed the trial period and are now connected to the grid The project annual generating capacity…

GE Renewable Energy to upgrade Turlock and Modesto Irrigation Districts’ Don Pedro Hydroelectric Power Plant in California

November 09, 2022
GE Renewable Energy to replace four turbines and generators as part of the life extension project of the Don Pedro hydropower plant Turlock Irrigation District and Modesto Irrigation District seek…

GE Renewable Energy awarded contract for maintenance of Belo Monte hydropower plants

September 28, 2022
GE, which has already supplied some of the equipment for the Belo Monte power plants, will now be responsible for the scheduled and routine maintenance of these plants over the next five years GE…

GE Bringing Instrumentation to “Flex” Hydropower’s Muscle

August 12, 2022
GE Research awarded $4.3 million project from the U.S. Department of Energy to develop cost-effective, easy-to-implement method to enable more flexible operation of hydro turbines.  Will outfit…

GE commissions 180 MW Bajoli hydro project in Himachal Pradesh

July 06, 2022
The project is already connected to the grid and each of the three units with 60 MW each generates electricity Facility supplies hydropower to Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport that…

GE Renewable Energy signs contract for largest technological upgrade of the Itaipu hydropower plant in Brazil and Paraguay

May 03, 2022
A consortium led by GE Renewable Energy’s hydropower business will be responsible for the technological upgrade of the power plant The project highlights GE's commitment to developing solutions that…

GE Renewable Energy awarded contract by SPIC Brasil for São Simão Hydroelectric Power Plant modernization

March 24, 2022
Located in the states of Minas Gerais and Goiás in Brazil, São Simão hydroelectric plant has 1,710 MW of installed capacity, enough to supply 6 million homes Scope of the project includes six…

Global campaign will highlight hydropower’s role in achieving net zero and energy security

March 22, 2022
GE Renewable Energy’s Hydropower business is joining forces with organisations around the world to call for urgent investment in hydropower to combat climate change, accelerate progress towards net…