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Flexibility, technologies and scenarios for hydropower report

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This is a four-page summary of the full report (available below). 'Flexibility, technologies and scenarios for hydropower' explores the emerging opportunities for hydropower plants to provide new short-term flexibility and system support services, known as ancillary services, to the European grid.

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‘Flexibility, technologies and scenarios for hydropower’ is published by the Institute for Systems and Computer Engineering, Technology and Science (INESC TEC) with contributions from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL), Power Vision Engineering (PVE), SuperGrid Institute, the International Hydropower Association (IHA), EDP Centre for New Energy Technologies (EDP CNET) and the French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA).

Published academic articles about the XFLEX HYDRO project