Waterpower '97

by Daniel J. Mahoney, (editor), Federal Energy Regulatory Commission,

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-7844-0266-5 (ISBN-13) | 0-7844-0266-3 (ISBN-10), 1997, Soft Cover, Pg. 2392
3 vols.; ISSN: 1057-1841
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Conference information: International Conference on Hydropower | Atlanta, Georgia, United States | August 5-8, 1997

Document Type: Book - Proceedings

Abstract: This proceedings consists of papers presented at the Waterpower '97 specialty conference. This international conference on hydropower was held in Atlanta, Georgia, August 5-8, 1997. It covers a wide range of topics pertaining to hydropower—from aquatic habitats to water quality. Volume I of the proceedings discusses such issues as: 1) aquatic habitats; 2) civil works; 3) dam stabilization; 4) economics and finances; 5) environmental issues; 6) fisheries; and 7) generators, electrical systems and controls. The second volume explores hydraulic design; licensing; performance testing; privatization; project case studies; and recreation. Finally, Volume III presents papers on rehabilitation; research and development; reservoir systems; restructuring; risk analysis; turbines; and water quality.

Subject Headings: Water quality | Aquatic habitats | Electrical systems | Hydraulic design | Case studies | System analysis | Risk management | Hydro power |


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