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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 here, or information on the different membership categories below.

Who can join?

Membership is open to all organisation 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 2016–17 Activity and Strategy Report.

How do I join?

You can join by downloading and completing a form for either corporate membership, affiliate membership or individual membership. Once completed, please return your form to iha@hydropower.org.

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: GBP 33,330

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.

  • Strong influence on IHA policy and strategy
  • Special invitations to participate in IHA Board meetings
  • High-level brand exposure
  • First choice on sponsorship opportunities
  • Prioritised networking opportunities
  • Early access to key publications
  • Discounts on IHA events and resources
  • Complimentary use of our meeting rooms
  • Representation in specialist networks and working groups
  • Unlimited staff access to our news streams
  • Listing in our membership directory
  • 40 votes on strategic decisions and the election of IHA representatives

2. Gold corporate

Membership fee: GBP 13,332

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

  • Targeted brand exposure in our online and print materials
  • Sponsorship opportunities
  • Networking opportunities
  • Discounts on events and resources
  • Complimentary use of our meeting rooms
  • Representation in specialist networks and working groups
  • Access to our news streams
  • Listing in our membership directory
  • 20 votes on strategic decisions and the election of IHA representatives

3. Silver corporate

Membership fee: GBP 3,333

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.

  • Representation in specialist networks and working groups
  • Networking opportunities
  • Early access to key publications
  • Discounts on events and resources
  • Access to our news streams
  • Listing in our membership directory
  • 10 votes on strategic decisions and the election of IHA representatives

4. Individual membership

Membership fee: GBP 111 (reduced rates available)

This is open to all with a personal interest in hydropower, including specialists, individual consultants, researchers and academics. Reduced rates are available for students, retired professionals, and individuals working in least developed countries (United Nations classified). 

Please contact us if you have any questions or would like to apply for membership.