On Thursday 4 September at World Water Week 2014 in Stockholm, we collaborated with the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) and the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) to convene a seminar on Building effective regulatory frameworks for hydropower: lessons from water governance.
On Thursday 4 September at World Water Week 2014 in Stockholm, we joined with the Centre for Environmental Design of Renewable Energy (CEDREN) and the United Nations Institute for Integrated Management of Material Fluxes and Resources (UNU-FLORES) to present a seminar on Water as energy storage for better integration of renewables.
A seminar at World Water Week 2014 brought together learning from Brazil and Sweden to examine how hydropower’s effects on the flow regimes of rivers can be sustainably managed.
The World Bank has published a review of the Hydropower Sustainability Assessment Protocol providing recommendations on its usage.
A conglomerate operating in 23 countries through its 15 businesses, three investment funds and five supporting companies, Odebrecht Organisation employs nearly 200,000 people today and is one of the important actors in the hydropower sector. One man started this impressive entrepreneurial success and accompanied it over 70 years: Norberto Odebrecht.
On 5–6 August, hydropower stakeholders congregated at the National Conference on Hydropower in India, organised by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI).
This short video introduces the role of hydropower in the world today and the future challenges for sustainable development.
The total installed capacity for hydroelectricity has now surpassed 1,000 GW, and there remains vast untapped potentials around the world, especially in developing countries.
In 2013, there was more hydro commissioned than solar and wind energy and experts predict that hydropower capacity could double by 2050 (IEA). Our challenge is to do this sustainably.
New technologies and services are key to addressing – and implementing solutions to – the issues you face. In the HydroVision International Exhibit Hall, you'll find the world's most comprehensive collection of hydro-related product and service providers showcasing their capabilities for you.
This is an excellent opportunity to evaluate the leading resources and establish contacts that will enable you to put their "power" to work for you.
The HydroVision International 2015 conference in Portland, Oreg., features three types of sessions:
|Date:||Tue, 07/14/2015 to Fri, 07/17/2015|
|Location:||Portland, Oregon, USA|
HydroVision Russia is a dedicated conference and exhibition for the hydroelectric power industry. It addresses the challenges, issues and advancements associated with hydro energy production, maintenance and technology.
A centre of new technologies, HydroVision Russia enables hydropower professionals to share ideas, understand problems and develop practical solutions to meet the challenges facing the industry now and in the future.
|Date:||Tue, 03/03/2015 to Thu, 03/05/2015|
We are delighted to welcome three new members to the association.
Korean water resources corporation K-Water has joined as a gold member; Thai energy company CK Power has joined as a silver member; and Norwegian engineering and design consultancy Norconsult has also joined as a silver member.