Eddie Rich, chief executive officer of the International Hydropower Association (IHA), joined Hydro Group Content Director Elizabeth Ingram for an exclusive video interview. Topics discussed include: the issues affecting hydropower worldwide, how IHA is helping support and advance the industry, and the educational opportunities available to the hydroelectric energy sector as the world works to emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Rich has been at the head of IHA since 2019, guiding the association in its work to advance sustainable hydropower by building and sharing knowledge on its role in renewable energy systems, responsible freshwater management and climate change solutions. IHA’s membership encompasses more than 100 organizations, as well as individual members.
IHA’s World Hydropower Congress is currently taking place virtually. Sessions began Sept. 7 and run through Sept. 24. Click here to learn more and join this exciting event. And click below to learn more from Rich during this video interview.