Masterclass in small hydro announced

LearningHydroLEARNING HYDRO LTD., UK,  will present a 3 day international training course, 14-16 June, at the Edinburgh Center for Carbon Innovation. Using examples from around the world, the dynamic duo of hydro experts, Prof. David Williams and Gordon Black, will provide knowledge and understanding of run-of-river schemes from 1kw to 10MW from the practicalities of developing a...

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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 Roadmap for Hydropower


HydroRoadmapCoverHydropower could double its contribution by 2050, reaching 2,000 GW of global capacity and over 7,000 TWh. This achievement, driven primarily by the quest of clean electricity, could prevent annual emissions of up to 3 billion tonnes of CO2 from fossil-fuel plants. The bulk of this growth would come from large plants in emerging economies and developing countries. 

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