NNCOLD has invited the entire ICOLD family to come to Stavanger, Norway in June 2015.
The event includes:
- Exciting study tours and accompanying persons program in extraordinary sceneries
- A professional organizer and excellent facilities in the city of Stavanger
- Excellent domestic and international connectins (e.g. Frankfurt, Amsterdam, London and Copenhagen)
- Norwegian hospitality and friendliness
|Date:||Sun, 06/14/2015 to Fri, 06/19/2015|
The World Water Forum is the largest water-related event in the world. This multi-stakeholder event will be attended by world-renowned scholars, international organisations, ministers, mayors, parliamentarians, NGOs, research institutions, public and private businesses, and civil society organisations.
|Date:||Sun, 04/12/2015 to Fri, 04/17/2015|
|Location:||Daegu-Gyeongbuk, South Korea|
Registration is now open for the 2015 World Hydropower Congress. Visit: www.hydropower.org/congress.
In May 2015, the International Hydropower Association will host the world’s most important gathering of hydropower decision-makers and experts in Beijing, China.
|Date:||Tue, 05/19/2015 to Thu, 05/21/2015|
On 18–20 June, we participated in the biennial meeting of the Intergovernmental Council of UNESCO's International Hydrological Programme in Paris, France. The meeting included a special session on "hydropower and its role in the water–energy nexus".
Roger Gill is an international consultant and company director. He speaks about the sustainability challenges in a highly communicative world.
On Tuesday 1 July we teamed up with our REN Alliance partners and the International Renewbable Energy Agency (IRENA) to host a webinar on renewables integration.
The webinar explored how 100 per cent renewable energy supply is possible based on case studies demonstrating how the technologies work together, and discussed the real costs of renewable energy. You can watch a recording of the webinar here.
The agenda includes:
An independent scientific study has shown that the impact of run-of-river hydroelectric projects on salmon has been minimal based on the monitoring data provided to date.
The study analysed 44 sites of Run-of-River hydro facilities in the Canadian province of British Columbia developed since the mid-1980s, but the sites assessed were largely limited to more recent developments (involving 23 of 44 sites).
On Tuesday 1 July at 12.00 to 13.30 GMT, we are teaming up with our REN Alliance partners and the International Renewbable Energy Agency (IRENA) to host a webinar on renewables integration.
The webinar will explore how 100 per cent renewable energy supply is possible based on case studies demonstrating how the technologies work together, and discuss the real costs of renewable energy.
You can sign up for the webinar here. The agenda will include:
Jindal Power Limited, India’s leading power generation company with a portfolio of 15,000 MW in various stages of operation, implementation, development and planning in hydro and thermal, has signed a partnership with the International Hydropower Association (IHA) to promote sustainable practices in the development of the company's first hydropower project.
In 2013, Canadian utility Hydro-Québec completed the construction of the Eastmain-1-A-Sarcelle-Rupert hydroelectric development at James Bay, encompassing an area of 46,164 sq km, for a planned electricity output of 8.7 TWh. The project has benefitted throughout from an ongoing partnership with the local indigenous Cree communities.