Hydropower News:

Click on the following links for the latest in IEA Hydro's activities, hydropower news & hydro happenings, world-wide.

Hydrovison International will be held in Nashvile, TN, USA, 22-25 July, 2014. For more information and to register...

International Journal on Hydropower & Dams will host HYDRO 2014 "Building on Recent Development Progress"13-15 October 2014, Cernobbio, Lake Como, Italy. See the brochure...

The Roorkee Institute is also offering a Masters of Technology programme in Alternate Hydro Energy SystemsFor criteria of entry & prospectus ...

International Water Power & Dam Construction now has a free, fully searchable database of articles and news stories1998 - present.

IEAHydro's Annex II has launched its Small Hydro International Gateway, with multiple resources for the small hydro community...

Building on Recent
Development Progress
13 to 15 October 2014
Villa Erba, Cernobbio (on the shores of Lake Como), Italy




Bird's Eye ViewCurrent Activities

What is IEA Hydropower doing in Phase 4 (2010-2015)?

In Phase 4 IEA Hydro is continuing to actively address issues which face the industry in relation to the socially responsible development and operation of hydropower projects, and to respond to the new challenges of changes in the energy market place. This work is being carried out by task forces called Annexes.

Detailed information about these New and On-going Activities can be obtained by going to the individual Annex pages. 


New Annexes

1. Task 1: Managing the Carbon Balance in Freshwater Reservoirs
  2. Task 2: Update of  Phase 1 Recommendations on Hydropower and the Environment 

Continuing Annexes

Past Achievements

Phases 1-3 (1995 - 2009)

During its first 3 phases, IEA Hydro carried out research in many areas.

Follow the links to find out more: