pumped storage

  • More power to you!

    15 July 2018 by Catherine Bischofberger
    Technology breakthroughs are lowering the cost of renewable energies while low-voltage direct current systems (LVDC) are being tested by experts both in the developed and developing world.
  • Upcoming global events

    15 May 2018 by Claire Marchand
    The IEC regularly supports key global and regional industry events.
  • Expanded pumped storage power station goes into service

    15 July 2017 by Morand Fachot
    Electricity is consumed predominantly as it is produced. Electricity generation relies increasingly on new renewable energy (RE) sources, mainly sun and wind. These are intermittent and not always available when needed...
  • Powering the planet

    15 July 2017 by Zoë Smart
    Electric power is so much more than switching on a light bulb, and the havoc wreaked by hurricanes Irma and Maria in September was a stark reminder of this.
  • Bright prospects for hydropower – and some challenges

    21 May 2017 by Morand Fachot
    IEC TC 4 Secretary Robert Arseneault, winner of the 2016 IEC Thomas A. Edison Award, was at IEC Central Office (CO) recently to receive his award. Arseneault also shared a few thoughts with e-tech on some aspects of the...