Welcome to the website of Hidroenergia 2014!
Hidroenergia 2014 will take place in the Istanbul Congress Centre (ICC) in Turkey from the 21st to the 23rd of May 2014.
Hidroenergia is traditionally the key event of the Small Hydropower (SHP) sector during which several hundred of participants debate and assess new political, financial and technical sector developments. Leading hydropower players will exhibit their latest activities and products.
The event offers you a unique opportunity to generate new business by demonstrating your products and services to a wide range of clients dedicated to the development of hydropower.
The Turkish hydropower market — opportunities for investors and suppliers
Turkey offers vast hydropower resources and sector development potential. In this respect, ESHA supports the goal of the Turkish government to utilise all technically and economically viable hydropower potential by 2023 to address the growing demand for energy, issues of security of supply as well as job and economic development.
This Hidroenergia edition in Istanbul as a hub for information and experience exchange aims to significantly contribute to the further growth of the Turkish hydropower market by providing decision-makers and market players with key information on the Turkish small hydropower potential, its regulatory framework, environmental constrains, how to approach SHP investments in modern times and European know-how and experience.
The congress will connect hydropower stakeholders and provide them with the opportunity to exchange their knowledge and experiences with regard to trade and cooperation options, technical innovation, energy and market development, environmental issues, financial and tax specifics, and cross-border cooperation potential with neighbouring countries as a basis for new projects and investments.
Our aim is to organise a goal-oriented event with tangible outcome, resulting from the specified topics, which is of interest both to the stakeholders, decision makers, and the media.
Hidroenergia is organized by the European Small Hydropower Association (ESHA) since 1989. ESHA represents the interests of the small hydropower sector by promoting the benefits and opportunities of hydropower. ESHA campaigns for improved market conditions for the hydropower sector, removal of barriers to hydropower development and an increase in hydro electricity production in the EU and wider Europe. The association serves as a platform for actors in the hydropower field.