TG Ecological Aspects of Hydro Power Plants


  • Exchange of information and experience about ecological topics of European hydropower operators
  • Framing and representing the operators` interests in other associations and organizations

Current Topics / Benefits for members

  • Establishment and maintenance of an overview about all ecological issues of hydro power plants as a basis for the definition and priority of processing topics
    • Protection of the operator interests
    • Basis for clarifying discussions with authorities
    • Basis for technical and political discussions in legislative procedures
    • Targeted access to results of research projects, publications and evaluation reports
  • Representation of the operators interests in ecological issues in other associations and organizations (DWA, BDEW, AGAW etc.)
    • Influencing regulations with technical expertise
  • Participation in demonstrations for ecological dam restoration (LIFE+ Project INADAR)
    • Access to the results