Annex XVI: Hidden Hydro

BACKGROUND

The IEA Hydro is undertaking research on “Hidden Hydro” through its collaborative program, covering examples such as:

A significant advantage of “Hidden Hydro” is that, where the potential is associated with existing water resource infrastructure, such as old hydroplants, non-power dams and other water management facilities, there will be little or no incremental environmental/social impact.

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