Hydropower 101 & FERC Hydropower 101- Seattle WA, Aug 22-23, 2016

Hydropower 101
August 22, 2016 :: Seattle, WA

FERC Hydropower 101
August 23, 2016 :: Seattle, WA 

As the instructor of EUCI's upcoming Hydropower courses, I would like to invite you and your colleagues to join us.

 

Hydropower 101

This course will present a basic overview of hydropower operations, including: how hydropower works, project types and definitions, and benefits and challenges associated with hydropower. Attendees will learn about hydropower development in North America and throughout the world. They will discuss the costs associated with hydropower. Our expert speaker will discuss engineering considerations, including: flood control, irrigation, navigation, fish passage, entrainment mortality, in-stream flows, water quality, ramping rate, recreation, and dam safety.

Key takeaways include:

  • Project types and definitions
  • The costs associated with hydropower
  • Engineering considerations associated with hydropower, including: flood control, irrigation, navigation, fish passage and entrainment mortality, in-stream flows, water quality, ramping rate, recreation, dam safety
  • Hydropower relicensing
  • A review of the EPA's Clean Power Plan
Overview Agenda Instructor Location Registration & Pricing PDF Brochure

FERC Hydropower 101

This course will present an overview of FERC as it relates to hydropower. Attendees will learn about the FERC regulation process from start to finish. They will gain in-depth knowledge about licensing, including: terms and conditions, traditional licensing, Integrated Licensing Process (ILP), and Alternative Licensing Process (ALP). It will explain how to use FERC's NEPA EAs and EISs for state and other federal agency permit issuances.

Key takeaways include:

  • the FERC regulation process from start to finish
  • Licensing- terms and conditions
  • The major parts of FERC regulation, including licensing, compliance and dam safety
  • The Integrated Licensing Process (ILP) and the Alternative Licensing Process (ALP)
Overview Agenda Instructor Location Registration & Pricing PDF Brochure