The IEA Technology Cooperation Programme on Hydropower is a working group of International Energy Agency member countries and others who have a common interest in advancing hydropower worldwide. Countries that are not members of the IEA can also join.
"To encourage through awareness, knowledge and support, the sustainable use of water resources
for the development and management of hydropower. "
Annex II: Small-Scale Hydropower
(2000 - Present)
Annex XI: Renewal & Upgrading of Hydropower Plants
(2010 - 2015)
Annex XII: Hydropower & the Environment Task 1: Managing the Carbon Balance of Freshwater Reservoirs
(2007 - Present)
Annex IX: Hydropower Services
(2011 - Present)
Annex XIII: Hydropower & Fish
(2013 - Present)
NEW ANNEX - Annex XIV: Management Models for Hydropower Cascade Reservoirs
(2015 - )
IEA Hydro News
IEA Hydro at ASIA 2016
Takashi Akiyama of Japan, represented IEA Hydro at the opening session of ASIA 2016, in Vientiane, Lao, PDR, in March, presenting the final report of his IEA Hydro Annex XI on the Renewal and...
IEA Hydro releases Communique
Representatives of the international hydropower community who are members of IEA Hydro recently met in Hobart, Tasmania, and held a joint forum on Transformational Markets: Realizing the True Value...
Annex XI Renewal & Upgrading of Hydropower Plants report published
IEA Hydro Annex XI has finalised its extensive study on Renewal & Upgrading of Hydropower Plants. The aim of this activity was to provide useful information for the successful management of...