New criteria for hydropower

From February 2019 onwards, we are piloting new environmental requirements for EKOenergy-ecolabelled electricity from hydropower.

The new criteria focus on fish migration, water flow and river habitats.

This text replaces the section 8.3, hydropower of the document “EKOenergy Network and Label

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