Benefit sharing considers the fair and equitable distribution of the costs and benefits of a hydropower project, writes Eduard Wojczynski, consultant at Manitoba Hydro International.
Hydropower project developers and operators are enhancing the sustainability of their projects and reducing project risks by improving the livelihood and quality of life for affected people compared to their pre-project situation.
Water power is establishing itself as the number one asset in reaching Canada's climate change goals, writes Anne-Raphaëlle Audouin, President of WaterPower Canada.
Climate and sustainable development top the agenda as high-level speakers are announced
8 May 2019
The 2019 World Hydropower Congress opens in Paris next week, drawing more than 700 delegates from over 70 countries to the French capital.
Benoît Revaz, Director at the Swiss Federal Office of Energy, talks about hydropower's role in Switzerland since it became the base for the country’s electrification at the start of the 20th century.
Tasmania is increasing interconnection, developing new pumped hydro and repurposing existing hydropower assets in a bid to become Australia's water battery, says Tammy Chu, Managing Director of Entura.
12 April 2019
The International Hydropower Association has begun the search to identify its next Chief Executive Officer.
4 April 2019
The International Hydropower Association’s Activity and Strategy Report for 2018-2019 is now available online.
The publication provides an overview of IHA’s mission and activities to advance sustainable hydropower, sharing highlights from its knowledge building and sustainability programmes over the past year.
The Power of Water Canada trade show, organised by the Ontario Waterpower Association, brings together product and service providers specific to the hydroelectric sector in Canada.
Established in 2010, the trade show offers a range of networking activities which provide exhibitors with the opportunity to make connections and build alliances with hydroelectric professionals, indigenous communities and provincial and federal government representatives.
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Nominations are now open for the 2019 IHA Board elections, which will take place between May and July this year. These elections will decide the international representatives who will shape and direct our work over the next two years.