Sustainable Reservoir Operation : Can We Generate Hydropower and Preserve Ecosystem Values ?


Hydroelectric power provides a cheap source of electricity with few carbon emissions. Yet, reservoirs are not operated sustainably, which we define asmeeting societal needs for water and power while protecting long-term health of the river ecosystem. Reservoirs that generate hydropower are typically operated with the goal of maximizing energy revenue, while… (More)

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