Hydro energy generation

Hydropower generation has always been one of the drivers of the energy transition.


With 600 dams and more than 10% of total annual energy production, water has become the renewable energy most used by the EDF Group!


Now, find out more about the major projects aimed at optimising the efficiency of our dams, their maintenance and the security of the men and women who work on them or live nearby.


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Today, EDF is the leader in hydropower in the European Union. EDF's R&D department is carrying out a wide range of work to meet the various challenges facing hydropower. Find out more in this video!

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La R&D et l'hydraulique  
Duration: 1:33

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Water management and hydraulic structures within the EDF Group

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