Hydro4U partner BOKU on sustainable hydropower

Over the course of the last few decades, Hydropower has played a significant role within the energy sector. For this purpose, Hydro4U partner BOKU from Vienna, Austria further examined the topic of sustainable hydropower in the area of conflict between renewable energy and ecology.


With a focus on the evolution of hydropower in its historical context as well as its global position today, the following articles, published in the BOKU magazine, give an insight into research activities at BOKU while also highlighting the role within the Hydro4U project.


Zillergründl reservoir pumped-storage power plant in Häusling


Authors: Jan De Keyser, Beatrice Wagner, Christoph Hauer, Helmut Habersack

Picture credits: BOKU