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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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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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