HOME  |  ABOUT  |  NEWS  |  ACTIVITIES  |  PROJECTS  |  WORLD SHP REPORT  |  SHP IN CHINA  |  INSHP  |  WHAT IS SHP?  |  PARTNERS

  Upcoming Events
Training Opportunity - 2017 Seminar on Small Hydropower and Sustainable Development of Rural Communities for Developing Countries (Sep.14th - 27th)
Training Opportunity - 2017 Seminar on Small Hydropower and Sustainable Development of Rural Communities for ASEAN Countries (Sep.14th - 27th)
Training Opportunity - 2017 Seminar on Small Hydropower Development and Management for Central and East Europe Countries (Aug.3rd - 23rd)
HYDRO 2017

 

 
The ISO IWA Workshop on Small Hydropower was held in Hangzhou

From June 26, 2019 to June 26, 2019, the ISO IWA Workshop on Small Hydropower Technical Guidelines for the Development of Small Hydropower-General Terms and Definitions; and Design was held in Hangzhou. The workshop was hosted by Standardization Administration of the People's Republic of China (SAC) and Austrian Standards International – Standardisation and Innovation (ASI), organized by International Center on Small Hydro Power (ICSHP). 51 representatives from 16 countries of 7 continents, including India, Japan, Nepal, Austria, Mexico, Cuba, Guyana, Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Madagascar, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Papua New Guinea, Micronesia and China and other experts from 9 international/regional organizations including United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), World Food Programme (WFP), Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA), the Pacific Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (PCREEE), Ecowas Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE), Caribbean Centre for Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency (CCREEE) and East African centre of Excellence for Renewable Energy and Efficiency  (EACREEE), the International Network on Small Hydro Power (INSHP) as well as representatives from the national standardization administration of related countries attended the meeting.

The workshop was organized after the ISO Technical Management Board meeting in Tokyo, February 27-28, 2019, at which the IWA33 proposal on “Technical Guidelines for Small Hydropower: Terms, Definitions and Designs” was voted and adopted. On the meeting, Mr. Guo Chenguang, the Division Chief of SAC, firstly introduced the application and approval of IWA33, and proposed the agenda and the chairman of IWA33 according to the requirements of ISO. Mr. Liu Heng, Senior Technical Advisor of UNIDO,presented the technical guidelines on small hydro power standard project of UNIDO, and expressed his expectation of introducing and applying the technical guideline through ISO to achieve the objectives of the SDG 2030. The meeting was co-chaired by Prof. Chen Xiale, Senior Advisor of ICSHP (chairwomen of IWA33) and Prof. Arun Kumar from Indian Hydro Power Center.

On the meeting, experts and representatives discussed and modified clauses in “Technical Guidelines for the Development of Small Hydropower Plants: Vocabulary” and “Technical Guidelines for the Development of Small Hydropower Plants: Sites Selection Planning”, reached a consensus on content of the guidelines, discussed and adopted the “Resolutions of the Seminar” and the “Work Plan of IWA33 Secretariat for the Next Stage”. ISO was advised to set up a technique committee to promote the development of international standard on small hydro power. The standard is expected to be translated into multiple languages for adoption by more countries. The meeting has achieved expected aims and came to a satisfactory close.

11 12 13 14 15
HOME  |  ABOUT  |  NEWS  |  ACTIVITIES  |  PROJECTS  |  WORLD SHP REPORT  |  SHP IN CHINA  |  INSHP  |  WHAT IS SHP?  |  PARTNERS
Copyright: International Center On Small Hydro Power    浙ICP备 06036417号    浙公网安备 33010602004205号