hydro energy


Swiss Re in Brazil parametric hydro-power insurance first

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions has completed the issuance of the first weather-indexed parametric insurance policy for a hydroelectric power company in Brazil, helping the company to mitigate its risks associated with Brazil's severe drought of recent years. The insurance arm of global reinsurance firm Swiss Re has helped a Brazilian hydroelectric read the full article →

Data service could help hydro energy firms hedge weather risks

A newly launched data service from MDA Information Systems, Inc. and Riverside Technology, inc. aims to enhance hydroelectric energy providers access to information and data about water supply and forecasts which could help them to better understand and then hedge their risks. The web-based subscription service known as the Weather read the full article →