Hydropower

Bureau of Reclamation (BR)
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Bureau of Reclamation (BR)

Established in 1902, the Bureau of Reclamation is best known for the dams, power plants, and canals it constructed in the 17 western states. These water projects led to homesteading and promoted the economic development of the West. Reclamation has constructed more than 600 dams and reservoirs...
USACE - Institute for Water Resources
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USACE - Institute for Water Resources

The Institute for Water Resources ( IWR) provides services ranging from studying and evaluating new water resources policy issues to examining potential new Civil Works missions; and from researching new and improved planning methods to training Corps field planners in the used of these techniques...
WaterSMART Grants
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WaterSMART Grants

WaterSMART Grants provide cost-shared funding for the following types of projects: Water and Energy Efficiency Grants - for projects that save water, improve energy efficiency, address endangered species and other environmental issues, and facilitate transfers to new uses. Read More→ System...