Hydropower has a role in the future sustainable energy production, both as a renewable energy form and as a regulator of energy production as a whole. Especially, the change of the European energy market will put new constraints on hydropower as a regulator instrument and this has consequences on the hydrological and ecological systems.


To ensure that hydropower has a sustainable role in Europe's future energy market.

Research groups

These are the research groups performing research related to hydropower.

Architecture and the Built Environment

Environmental Management and Assessment

Competence Centres

The Swedish Centre for Nuclear Technology (SKC)

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