American Society of Civil Engineers


Waterpower ’95


by John J. Cassidy, (editor), (Consultant, Concord, CA)
New York, NY: American Society of Civil Engineers, 978-0-7844-0099-9 / 0-7844-0099-7, 1995, 2910 pp., 3 vols.     (Barcode: RMI MK31577, 796865743)

Conference information: International Conference on Hydropower; July 25-28, 1995, San Francisco, California, United States

ASCE sponsor: Energy Division

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Document type: Books - Conference Proceedings
Abstract: This proceedings contains the papers presented at the Waterpower ’95 conference held in San Francisco, California, July 25-28, 1995. The conference brought together owners, planners, engineers, regulators, manufacturers, and others to share vital information surrounding the conference theme “Hydropower: Balancing Energy, Environment & Economics.” This ninth edition of the conference series which began in 1979 was hosted by ASCE, Bechtel Corporation, California Department of Water Resources, Harza Engineering Company, and Pacific Gas and Electric Company. Some of the subject areas included are: 1) Environmental issues; 2) legal factors; 3) turbines & pump turbines; 4) hydraulics; 5) hydrology; 6) operation and maintenance; 7) rehabilitation and modernization; 8) research & development; and 9) geotechnical, mechanical, and electrical systems.


ASCE Subject Headings:
Environmental issues
Hydraulics
Hydro power
Hydrology
Turbines