31.5 GW of new hydropower capacity was commissioned in 2016, according to estimates in our new briefing, 2017 Key Tre
The IHA annual issues survey is an initiative that aims to monitor the key issues facing hydropower, identify policy developments around the world that affect the sector, and ens
The World Bank Group is an organising partner of the 2017 World Hydropower Congress, which will take place on 9–11 May in Addis A
At the end of 2016 we can look back on a year of progress for hydropower, with many development landmarks achieved around the world. We have compiled some of the most notable ach
Hydropower, as an affordable, reliable and sustainable source of electricity, has played an important role in the growth and industrialisation of many emerging market economies s
Gabriel Azevedo is a recipient of the Mosonyi Award for Excellence in Hydropower, an award that recognises individuals within IHA's membership for outstanding contributions to th
We are taking the pulse of the hydropower sector at large in this year's annual issues survey.
Historically, independent power producers (IPPs) have not been major players in the sector in sub-Saharan Africa.
The 23rd World Energy Congress on 9–13 October in Istanbul, Turkey, will feature a discussion on hydropower’s role in a water-stressed world.
Climate change is already having a significant impact on the world as we know it. Rising global temperatures are accelerating glacial melting around the world.
Eric Martel is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Hydro-Québec, having taken up the role in July 2015.
It has long been accepted that every hydropower project is unique, and that bespoke design solutions are required for each project.
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