Strategic basin planning
There is growing recognition of the fact that site selection is critical for successful hydropower development. There have been attempts to plan at the basin level, with the aim of optimising not only energy systems, but also broader environmental, water and climate change outcomes.
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The World Bank Group is an organising partner of the 2017 World Hydropower Congress, which will take place on 9 – 11 May in Addis Ababa.Type:Blog postDate:2 February 2017
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Helen Locher is a recipient of the Mosonyi Award for Excellence in Hydropower, an award that recognises individuals within IHA's membership for outstanding contributions to the sector.Type:Blog postDate:19 December 2016
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