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Hydropower

Supporting Our Clients in the Hydropower Industry for Over One Hundred Years

Hydropower is one of the world’s most available, reliable, affordable and sustainable energy sources.

Specific areas of expertise include:

  • Intakes
  • Spillways/Discharge Structures
  • Lock and Dam Structures
  • Upstream and Downstream River Hydraulics
  • Dissolved Oxygen Studies and Modeling
  • Laboratory and Field Studies of Fish Protection and Passage Technologies
  • Pilot Studies
  • Hydroelectric Entrainment and Mortality Studies
  • Theoretical Turbine Aquatic Organism Survival Predictions

            Industry Leadership

            Alden participates in many hydropower professional organizations taking an active role in shaping the regulations that govern this important form of energy generation.  

            Studies for the hydropower energy sector are conducted by staff in Alden’s Hydraulic Modeling and Consulting and Environmental Engineering Services.