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IEA Hydro publishes third volume of GHG Guidelines

AnnexXII_Vol3_Jan2018_CoverforWebsiteIEA Hydro's Annex XII has published the 3rd Volume of its Guidleines for Managing the Carbon Blance of Freshwater Reservoirs.  Volume 3: Management, Mitigation and Allocationon is a state-of-the-art Guideline identifiying best practices and providing a reference framework for the management, mitigation and allocation of net GHG emissions from freshwater reservoirs. This...

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IEA Hydro's Report on VALUING HYDROPOWER SERVICES published

AnnexIXSummaryReport_FinalReport_CoverIEA Hydro's Annex IX has published its report, VALUING HYDROPOWER SERVICES: The Economic Value of Energy and Water Management Services provided by Hydropower Projects with Storage.  The work carried out since 2011 included a multi-country review that investigated the many factors contributing to the full value of hydropower and its associated services. The Summary...

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Enhanced Resources on Small Hydro

311-AltImagejpgThe small hydro section of this website has been enlarged and enhanced to provide a wide range of easily accessible resources on all aspects of small-scale hydro development. This includes material  previously accessed through the Annex II Small-Scale Hydro International Gateway. We encourage vistors to contribute ideas for material to be included.  See our Annex II page for...

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IEA Hydro Workshop on Maintenance Works and Decision-Making for Hydro Facilities October 2017

Owners and Managers of ageing hydropower schemes are invited to attend IEA Hydro's Annex XV Workshop on "Maintenance Works and Decision-Making for Hydro Facilities" immediately following HYDRO 2017 in Seville, Spain 9-11, October 2017.  IEA Hydro's work in this area is detailed on this website. For information on the Annex workshop, please contact the Secretary, IEA Hydro.

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