TITLE

VII. Regional and country hydropower profiles: Europe

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Hydropower Report: Large & Small Hydropower;2005, Vol. 1, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides an overview of the hydropower industry in Europe. Contribution of hydropower to production of electrical energy in Europe; Hydroelectric net installed capacity and generation of the electricity supply industry in 2002; Variations in the national establishments of hydro plants in Europe.
ACCESSION #
17844138

 

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