Study Finds Hydropower Provides Reliable Electricity Even During Historic Droughts
September 20, 2022
The Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, with funding from WPTO, recently completed the most comprehensive study into the effects of drought on hydropower generation in the United States this century.
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Become WPTO’s Hydropower Program Manager!
September 16, 2022
WPTO is looking for someone to join its team as the hydropower program manager! Learn more about the position and apply no later than September 21, 2022.
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Hydropower Does More Than You Think: Six Things To Know About This Renewable Energy Powerhouse
September 15, 2022
Hydropower plants produce energy using the elevation difference created by a dam or diversion structure. Water flows in one side and exits at a lower point, which spins a turbine that runs a generator. Learn six things about hydropower’s potential.
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Applications Now Open for Marine Energy Graduate Student Research Program
September 13, 2022
Applications are now open for the Marine Energy Graduate Student Research Program. Previously only open to doctoral students, the program is now accepting applications from all graduate-level (master’s and doctoral) students for the first time.
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Hydro Headlines

WPTO Announces More Than $32 Million for Hydropower Funding Opportunities

Hydro Headlines is a monthly snapshot of hydropower news. This e-newsletter features news on R&D and applied science to advance hydropower and pumped-storage technologies.

The Water Column

WPTO Announces Upcoming $10 Million Funding Opportunity to Advance Marine Energy Innovation

The Water Column is a monthly snapshot of marine energy news. This e-newsletter shares news and updates on tools, analysis, and emerging technologies to advance marine energy.

The Water Wire

DOE Requests Information on Hydroelectric Incentive Programs

The Water Wire is a bi-monthly update of all things water power. This e-newsletter brings funding opportunities, events, publications, and activities directly to your inbox.