Myanmar’s rivers provide a reliable source of water for navigation and irrigation, and support food production and livelihoods.
Under the conditions of climate change, exceptional flooding events are becoming more frequent.
We are moving towards the public release of the G-res tool, a framework for reporting the likely greenhouse-gas (GHG) impact of freshwater reservoirs.
Hydropower projects can bring significant benefits to developing and emerging economies, providing essential services such as electricity generation, freshwater management and cl
The shift in how hydropower is being developed is marked.
In May 2015, we hosted the World Hydropower Congress in Beijing, China. One of the key organising partners was the China Society for Hydropower Engineering.
During times of emergency, the public and the authorities rely on being provided with timely, accurate and relevant information to make the necessary decisions and take action.
Issues of climate resilience and climate change adaptation have become increasingly important for large infrastructure investments.
The IHA Blue Planet Prize will be awarded in 2017, and is open for participation.
33 GW of new hydropower capacity was commissioned in 2015, including 2.5 GW of pumped storage, according to estimates in our new briefing,
In December 2015, the International Hydropower Association (IHA) carried out an annual issues survey for the first time. This new, annual initiative aims to take the pulse of the
At the COP21 meetings in Paris, the French hydropower industry pledged to ensure that hydropower can play a leading role in the transition to a clean energy economy.
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