Entura experts share insights on hydropower potential in Australia

October 1, 2019

In a new article published in the latest issue of the International Journal on Hydropower & Dams (vol 26, issue 4, 2019), Entura’s Donald Vaughan shared his insights into the current and future opportunities for hydropower in Australia. 

The article ‘The resurgence of hydropower in Australia’ explores the drivers of the boom in renewable energy and the implications of this for grid management. The author explores the role of hydropower and pumped hydro energy storage to support the energy transition in Australia. He considers the challenges and benefits of various storage options, and describes opportunities across the country for redevelopment or conversion of existing hydropower schemes or for the development of pumped hydro energy storage projects in a range of configurations.

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