Considering society's healthy interest in energy, sustainability and resiliency, hydropower technology can often be implemented as a simple addition to an existing water system. This presentation will describe how hydropower can be integrated into a new or existing water system to provide overall system reliability without additional environmental considerations. Also known as community hydropower, the prospect of a small in-line technology can be evaluated as an attractive addition to a smart distributed generation system.
Track 6C: Innovative Approaches to Resilient Cities
Sonya Reiser, Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.