Press Releases

HYDROPOWER EUROPE presents ‘Hydropower Technologies: The State of the Art’

      | More

Hydropower experts have combined their knowledge to publish an 87-page document detailing the current state of the art in hydropower technologies and techniques.  This review establishes a baseline reference from which future R&D actions are being developed and prioritised.


The document introduces:

1. The main components of hydropower plants, #reservoirs and the related infrastructure,

2. The recent technological innovations enabling enhanced flexibility in power generation and storage, higher efficiency of hydropower plants, improved resilience of electromechanical equipment and infrastructure and better operations and maintenance,

3. Discussion of current techniques and technologies to mitigate the #environmental impact of hydropower projects.

Back to Press Releases

Latest News

Upcoming Events