What is IEA Hydro doing in Phase 5 (2015-2020)?
In Phase 5 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. A new Annex, led by China, will address management models for hydropower cascade seservoirs
Detailed information about these activities can be obtained by going to the individual Annex page.
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 - )