Welcome to ICOLD 2015
13 - 20 June in Stavanger

With its 4 000 river courses and 250 000 lakes, Norway is a blessed country when it comes to electricity production from hydropower. An installed capacity of 27 000 MW ensures that virtually all electricity consumption is covered from hydropower. Hence, hydropower is one of Norway´s most important natural resources. This has been an important factor in the favourable economic development of the country for the last century.

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Welcome message from the ICOLD President

I am delighted to welcome on behalf of ICOLD, delegates from the National Committees of the International Commission on Large Dams (ICOLD), Dams and Reservoirs Experts and Specialists and their accompanying persons to the 25th CONGRESS and 83rd Annual meeting of ICOLD to be held in STAVANGER, NORWAY by June 2015.

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Welcome message from the NNCOLD President

On behalf of the Norwegian National Committee on Large Dams, I am proud and honoured to welcome you, as a part of the distinguished ICOLD community, to Norway. The ICOLD 83rd Annual Meeting and 25th Congress will take place in the City of Stavanger from 13 until 20 June 2015.

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Invitation from the Managing Director of ICH

It is my pleasure on behalf of the International Centre for Hydropower, ICH and our collaborating partner the Norwegian National Commission On Large Dams, NNCOLD, to invite you to Stavanger, Norway for the joint 7th International Conference on Hydropower and the 83rd ICOLD Annual Meeting and 25th Congress. These two major hydropower events will take place on 13–20 June 2015.

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