Mission of HEA

  • Improve the regulatory frame and the policy environment for hydropower through effective information of and cooperation with public authorities.
  • Increase public acceptance of hydropower within the entire energy mix.
  • Support good practice in hydro projects like the Hydropower Sustainability Assessment Protocol.
  • Provide reliable information and argumentation for the public debate on hydropower.
  • Participate in hydropower stakeholders’ dialogue in order to explain the position of the industry.
  • Promote R&D initiatives leading to innovative and efficient equipment for Hydropower.