U.S. hydropower resource assessment for Idaho

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The US Department of Energy is developing an estimate of the undeveloped hydropower potential in the US. The Hydropower Evaluation Software (HES) is a computer model that was developed by the Idaho National Engineering and Environmental Laboratory for this purpose. HES measures the undeveloped hydropower resources available in the US, using uniform criteria for measurement. The software was developed and tested using hydropower information and data provided by the Southwestern Power Administration. It is a menu-driven program that allows the personal computer user to assign environmental attributes to potential hydropower sites, calculate development suitability factors for each site based on ... continued below

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Conner, A.M. & Francfort, J.E. August 1, 1998.

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The US Department of Energy is developing an estimate of the undeveloped hydropower potential in the US. The Hydropower Evaluation Software (HES) is a computer model that was developed by the Idaho National Engineering and Environmental Laboratory for this purpose. HES measures the undeveloped hydropower resources available in the US, using uniform criteria for measurement. The software was developed and tested using hydropower information and data provided by the Southwestern Power Administration. It is a menu-driven program that allows the personal computer user to assign environmental attributes to potential hydropower sites, calculate development suitability factors for each site based on the environmental attributes present, and generate reports based on these suitability factors. This report describes the resource assessment results for the State of Idaho.

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OSTI as DE98058454

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  • Other Information: PBD: Aug 1998

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  • Other: DE98058454
  • Report No.: DOE/ID--10430(ID)
  • Grant Number: AC07-94ID13223
  • DOI: 10.2172/676979 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 676979
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc703336

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Conner, A.M. & Francfort, J.E. U.S. hydropower resource assessment for Idaho, report, August 1, 1998; Idaho Falls, Idaho. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc703336/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.