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Why join?

Our members are part of the world’s most extensive hydropower network and enjoy better access to information, new connections and strong representation on issues that affect them.

You can find out more about our membership benefits, or information on the different membership categories below.

Who can join?

Membership is open to all organisations and individuals with an interest in sustainable hydropower.

Our vibrant community includes hydropower owners, developers, consultants, contractors, equipment manufacturers, governments, regulators, financial institutions, research establishments, universities, non-government organisations and industry associations.

You can see a full list of our members in our 2017–18 Activity and Strategy Report.

How do I join?

You can join by downloading and completing a form for either corporate membership or affiliate membership. Once completed, please return your form to iha@hydropower.org. Please contact us if you would like to enquire about individual membership. 

If you want to renew your membership, or you would like any more information about us, please get in touch.


Membership options

1. Platinum corporate

 

Membership fee (2018-2019): GBP 33,995

This category is for outstanding industry leaders that are engaged in the dialogue on the sector. Platinum corporate members are at the forefront of shaping our policy and strategy, and are financially committed to improving hydropower's contribution to the world.

Influence

  • Secure 40 votes on strategic decisions and the election of IHA representatives
  • Receive special invitations to participate in IHA Board meetings

Strategic services

  • Collaboration plan upon joining
  • Express personalised requests and build special projects
  • Expect a biennial in-person review

Networking

  • Share information and call for tenders with other members
  • Take part in knowledge networks activities
  • Receive notifications of regional and international events
  • Obtain CEO invitation to the World Hydropower Congress

Discounts and offers

  • Secure reduced registration rates for events
  • Nominate 10 Fellow members free of charge

Global community

  • Gain recognition among other leaders in the sector
  • Get your company listed in IHA's members directory
  • Contribute to IHA's online and printed conten to advance and build knowledge on sustainable hydropower

2. Gold corporate

 

Membership fee (2018-2019): GBP 13,595

This category is for major hydropower companies that are committed to supporting the future of the sector. Gold corporate members are established and active in the sector, and are engaged in our work programme

Strategic services

  • Collaboration plan upon joining

Networking

  • Share information and call for tenders with other members
  • Take part in knowledge networks activities
  • Receive notifications of regional and international events
  • Obtain CEO invitation to the World Hydropower Congress

Discounts and offers

  • Secure reduced registration rates for events
  • Nominate four Fellow members free of charge

Global community

  • Gain recognition among other leaders in the sector
  • Get your company listed in IHA's members directory
  • Contribute to IHA's online and printed conten to advance and build knowledge on sustainable hydropower

3. Silver corporate

 

Membership fee (2018-2019): GBP 3,400

This category is for companies with a portfolio or interest in the hydropower sector that support our mission. Silver corporate members are ambitious companies that seek to build new connections and grow their business.

Networking

  • Share information and call for tenders with other members
  • Take part in knowledge networks activities
  • Receive notifications of regional and international events

Discounts and offers

  • Secure reduced registration rates for events
  • Nominate one Fellow member free of charge

Global community

  • Gain recognition among other leaders in the sector
  • Get your company listed in IHA's members directory
  • Contribute to IHA's online and printed conten to advance and build knowledge on sustainable hydropower

 

4. Individual membership

 

Membership fee (2018-2019): GBP 225

This is open to all with a personal interest in hydropower, including specialists, individual consultants, researchers and academics. As a member, you will receive our monthly e-newsletter and relevant communications and invitations to events, webinars and workshops. You will also benefit from a reduced registration rate for our biennial World Hydropower Congress. Becoming a member also allows you to join one or more of our eleven hydropower knowledge networks and receive regular communications on the topic(s) of your choosing. Please contact us if you have any questions or would like to apply for membership.