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IEA Hydropower – European Commission DG RTD Joint Workshop on Fish and Hydropower

Joint Workshop
IEA Hydropower TCP – European Commission DG RTD
 29 and 30 May 2017

Madou building, Auditorium Karel Van Miert
 Place Madou 1, Brussels

The increased focus on ecological issues in regulated rivers calls for an international understanding on how hydropower industry can be developed towards a more environmentally friendly operation and how European legislation and...

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Sustainable Small-Scale Hydropower in Local Communities - IEA Hydro's report now available

AnnexII_STA5_ReportCover IEA Hydro's Small Scale Hydropower Annex II has published its Final Report into Sustainable Small-Scale Hydropower in Local Communities. The Task Leader, Dr. Yoichi Miyanaga of Japan, says that the study aimed to collect and document case histories of successful, sustainable  projects by recognizing Good Practices - examples of projects that provide economic and social...

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IEA Hydro at AFRICA 2017

IEA Hydro was represented at the recent AFRICA 2017 Water Storage and Hydropower Development for Africa international conference held in Marrakech in March 2017. Mr Niels Nielsen presented the work of IEA Hydro at the Opening Plenary Session.  Mrs Lori Nielsen chaired the session on Environmental and Social Issues in which Mr Nielsen presented the work of Annex XII on GHG emissions....

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IEA Hydro/EU Workshop on Hydropower and Fish, Brussels, 29-31 May 2017

 A Joint Workshop on Research and Innovation in the context of European Policy Framework Implementation will be held in Brussels 29-31 May 2017. The increased focus on ecological issues in regulated rivers calls for an international understanding on how hydropower industry can be developed towards a more environmentally friendly operation and how European legislation and framework is...

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