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We produce a range of publications on hydropower's role in the world, and new trends and developments in the sector. You can browse currently available publications below.

Download the hydropower key facts super infographic, as seen on pages 2 and 3 of the 2018 Hydropower Status Report, in

Hydropower Sustainability Assessment Protocol

The Hydropower Sustainability Assessment Protocol is a framework for assessing hydropower projects against a comprehensive range of social, environmental, technical and economic considerations.

GHG Measurement Guidelines for Freshwater Reservoirs

A major milestone has been reached in the UNESCO/IHA Greenhouse Gas Status of Freshwater Reservoirs project, with the launch of the GHG Measurement Guidelines for Freshwater Reservoirs, a

The 2019 Hydropower Status Report offers insights and trends on the hydropower sector.