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small scale hydropower

Small-scale hydropower development needs multi-faceted approach

Digital African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa hosted a fascinating discussion around the potential for developing small scale hydropower in Africa.
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Reinventing the waterwheel with flat-pack hydro-energy solution

A Scottish project utilitising a flat-pack design might just turn small scale hydropower into a viable option for communities where existing turbine methods are deemed too expensive.

Financing renewables: success with ‘full life cycle funding’

"The end-to-end financing solution means that projects can reach financial close faster, are constructed at a lower cost, and reach a stage of power production sooner."

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