New IHA how-to guide covers resettlement during hydropower development

A new How-to Guide on Hydropower Resettlement, published by the International Hydropower Association (IHA), supports hydropower project developers to identify, manage and avoid risks associated while delivering a resettlement program. Resettlement during the development of...

POWERGEN, DTECH postponed, co-locating March 30-April 1 in Orlando

As a consequence of the ongoing impact of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, POWERGEN International and DISTRIBUTECH International will be postponed to March 30-April 1, 2021 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando. ...

Book: IEA Technical Guidelines on Methodology for Upgrading Controls

A valuable resource is available to help you upgrade your hydropower facility controls.

Many firms failing to address cyber risks says poll

Industrial companies are moving too slowly to adopt cybersecurity measures to protect their data and operations, according to a new study.
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VIDEO: Nominations are open for 2018 Class of the Hydro Hall of Fame

The editors of Hydro Review magazine are now accepting nominations for induction into the Hydro Hall of Fame.

Make plans: Registration is open for HydroVision International 2018!

In preparation for the world’s largest hydropower event, registration is now open for HydroVision International 2018 at

Power Machines to upgrade Russia’s Nizhegorodskaya

Russian equipment manufacturer PJSC Power Machines - ZTL, LMZ, Electrosila, Energomachexport has won a contract to provide turbines, generators and other equipment for the Nizhegorodskaya plant.

Scientists release roadmap to guide 139 countries to 100% renewables, including hydro

A total of 139 countries worldwide could convert to 100% renewable energy — from wind, water and solar — by 2050, according to scientists in the Atmosphere/Energy Program at Stanford University.

Russian officials inaugurate 320-MW Nizhne-Bureyskaya hydroelectric plant

A ceremony attended by Russian president Vladimir Putin marked the official inauguration of RusHydro's 320-MW Nizhne-Bureyskaya hydroelectric plant.

REN21 report says hydropower accounted for 15.5% of new installed renewable capacity in 2016

Installed capacity of renewables worldwide reached nearly 2,017 GW in 2016, with hydropower accounting for 15.5% of the new capacity, according to the Renewables 2017 Global Status Report.