Waterpower '91: A New View of Hydro Resources

by David D. Darling, Bureau of Reclamation, Denver, CO,

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-87262-814-4 (ISBN-13) | 0-87262-814-0 (ISBN-10), 1991, Soft Cover, Pg. 1560
3 vols.
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Conference information: International Conference on Hydropower | Denver, Colorado, United States | July 24-26, 1991

Out of Print: Not available at ASCE Bookstore.

Document Type: Book - Proceedings


This proceedings, Waterpower '91: a New View of Hydro Resources, consists of papers presented at WATERPOWER '91 Conference held in Denver, Colorado, July 24-26, 1991. It is the seventh biennial edition of the series begun in 1979. It is a conference directed toward resolving issues concerning generating electricity by using the renewable resource water as the prime mover of the generation system. The broad coverage of this topic is suggested by some of the subject areas discussed in the various sessions: 1) Civil works; 2) computer applications; 3) construction; 4) finance; 5) environmental issues; 6) hydraulics; 7) maintenance; 8) project planning; 9) reservoir regulation; and 10) risk analysis. This proceedings presents the hydroelectric power experts and managers from around the world with the latest information on this method of generating electricity.

Subject Headings: Electric power | Hydro power | Water resources | Risk management | Electrical systems | Computer analysis | Construction management | Hydraulics


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