At 2015 World Water Week in Stockholm, Sweden, the International Hydropower Association is joining with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the United Nations Institute for Integrated Management of Material Fluxes and of Resources (UNU-FLORES) to host a seminar on Water storage and hydropower as drivers for sustainable development.
World Water Week is hosted and organised by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) and takes place in Stockholm. The World Water Week has been the annual focal point for the globe's water issues since 1991. In 2014, over 3,000 individuals and 270 convening organisations from 143 countries participated in the Week.
The theme for this year's event is 'water for development'.
|Date:||Sun, 08/23/2015 to Fri, 08/28/2015|
The 2015 (5th) International Training Workshop on Planning, Construction & Operation Management of Small & Medium Hydropower Stations will be held in Changsha, China from 12 to 31 October. The workshop is sponsored by China's ministry of science and technology (MOST) and organised by HNAC Technology Co., Ltd.
The workshop brings together engineers, professionals, experts and officials from developing countries to share their knowledge and experiences in hydropower and related industries.
|Date:||Mon, 10/12/2015 to Sat, 10/31/2015|
The 2015 World Hydropower Congress took place on 19–21 May in Beijing, China, bringing together over 1,000 representatives of government, the finance sector, civil society, academia and industry to discuss a sustainable pathway for the future of hydropower.
This short video provides a glimpse of the three days at the iconic Yanqi Lake complex, host of the 2014 APEC Conference.
The International Hydropower Association has outlined ten commitments at the closing of the World Hydropower Congress in Beijing.
A new IHA briefing, 2015 Key Trends in Hydropower, shows that hydropower is continuing its strong growth trend with 36 GW of new capacity added in 2014.
Luiz Gabriel Azevedo, Jean-Étienne Klimpt and Dr Helen Locher have been announced at the winners of the 2015 Mosonyi Award for Excellence in Hydropower.