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A strong business case
24 November, 2022
To fulfil hydropower development potential and meet climate goals, the industry must actively promote its sustainable credentials to attract greater investment. Suzanne Pritchard reports

Wave power - poised for adoption and growth?
10 November, 2022
Australian renewable energy company Wave Swell Energy believes that wave power is poised for adoption and growth within the renewable energy mix over the next decade. Chief Operating Officer John Brown gives an insight into the role that his company is keen to play within future developments.

Fortum celebrates European achievements
02 November, 2022
Finnish energy company Fortum gives an insight into different hydropower projects it has worked on in Sweden and Finland over recent years.

Snow monitoring and Italian hydropower
26 October, 2022
Enel and ESA launch new Snow Water Equivalent feasibility study in Italy with Wegaw’s satellite-based snow monitoring solution

Geomorphic designs inform tailings dam sustainability
20 October, 2022
Civil engineer Justin Walls of SRK Consulting considers how geomorphic designs are being applied to tailings dams, emulating natural landforms to render these structures more stable, economic and sustainable.

Global Hydropower Day: Verdeg Renewable Energy
11 October, 2022
Lars Boerner, Managing Director of VerdErg Renewable Energy, shares details on the company's Venturi-Enhanced Turbine Technology (VETT) installation on the river Great Ouse in the UK

Global Hydropower Day: Stantec
11 October, 2022
Francisco Tesi, Business Practice Leader for Energy at Stantec, says hydropower plays a crucial role in our fight against climate change

Global Hydropower Day: Proterra Energy
11 October, 2022
Hydropower is a key renewable resource for advancing the renewable heating agenda in Scotland, explains Terry Stebbings from Proterra Energy.

Global Hydropower Day: Lombardi and Energías Limpias del Yaguala:
11 October, 2022
Celebrating the Arenal Hydroelectric Project in northern Honduras

Global Hydropower Day: Low Impact Hydropower Institute
11 October, 2022
The Low Impact Hydropower Institute's certification programme recognises that hydropower projects of difference sizes, locations, and age can be incentivised to be less impactful on our river systems.

Global Hydropower Day: Hydro Tasmania
11 October, 2022
Hydro Tasmania shares some key developments on Global Hydropower Day

Global Hydropower Day: Gilkes
11 October, 2022
Andy Eaton, Head of Sales for Hydro at Gilkes, says small hydropower has a vital role to play in providing sustainable, clean energy to remote communities.

Global Hydropower Day: Entura
11 October, 2022
Rajeev Raina, Director and Team Manager for India at Entura, says hydropower has a huge role to play in balancing the ‘energy trilemma’ to deliver affordable, reliable, sustainable energy

Global Hydropower Day: Appalachian Hydro Associates and Berea College
11 October, 2022
Appalachian Hydro Associates (AHA) in the US has been partnering up with Berea College in Kentucky to develop hydropower projects. Here David Brown Kinloch, President of the AHA, explains the important role hydropower is playing across the state.

Small steps to sustain
07 October, 2022
Untapped small hydropower resources have a key role to play in fulfilingl renewable energy potential but, as recent research appears to highlight, sustainable development is still of utmost importance.

Perfect partnership
03 October, 2022
Hydropower is working in partnership with other renewables across the grid.

eDNA transforms reporting on nature
27 September, 2022
Developments in environmental DNA technology are helping to transform complex natural systems into a new data layer for the hydro industry

Measuring up: seismic monitoring of dams
22 September, 2022
Edelvays Spassov from Kinemetrics gives an overview of the company’s dam seismic monitoring activities.

Panama Power
16 September, 2022
Panama continues to rely heavily on hydropower for its energy needs. Last year it provided 71 per cent of the country’s electricity generation. According to the 2022 Hydropower Status Report from the International Hydropower Association, Panama is ranked fifth out of 18 countries across North and Central America for its total installed hydropower capacity of 1754MW. Here, Ambrosio Ramos, Secretary General of the Panamanian Committee of Dams, gives more details about the country’s hydropower dam development.

Developing Dongtaizi
13 September, 2022
The Dongtaizi Reservoir is a crucial water conservancy project being developed in China. Bentley’s OpenRoads Designer and OpenBuildings played an important role in the reservoir’s design



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