Advancing Modeling Tools for Assessment of Long-Term Energy/Water Risks for Hydropower

Lead Lab
Primary Hydrowise Theme
Environmental Sustainability Regulatory
Hydropower Vision Area

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is developing advanced analysis techniques and demonstrating new capabilities that can be used to assess and manage potential future water quality and temperature impacts to watershed-river-reservoir systems by modeling streamflow, hydropower generation, thermoelectric power, water temperature regimes, and water quality indicators under current and altered climates.