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Dr Satish B Agnihotri, Secretary, MNRE releasing comprehensive set of Standards/Manuals/Guidelines for small hydro development in the presence of Dr P Monga, Director (Energy and Climate Change), UNIDO and Prof P Banerji, Director, IIT Roorkee at IIT Roorkee on Feb 03, 2014.

An Academic Centre of Excellence for carrying out education, research, development, training advisory services to provide key inputs for full realization of renewable energy potential with thrust on Small Hydropower and Conservation of Natural Resources.

Prospectus for Academic Year: 2013-14

M.Tech.(Environmental Management of Rivers & Lakes)(Prospectus)
M.Tech.(Alternate Hydro Energy Systems)(Prospectus)


AHEC- Small Hydro Power Activities

AHEC-Environmental Management of Rivers & Lakes Activities

Training Programmes



   Year 2014

  • International Training Course on "Small Hydropower Development" during Sep 15 - 26, 2014 at Roorkee (Brochure), Registration Form (pdf, doc)

Performance Testing of SHP Stations, Dec 09:
Information Booklet (PDF)
Mandatory Information of the Plant (doc)
AHEC has established the Real Time Digital Simulator for SHP Plant

During the year 2004, AHEC signed MOU to support as expert organization in the field of small hydropower development with :

  1. Department of Energy, Government of Uttarakhand
    (Renewal for three years in Jan 2008)
  2. Bihar State Hydro Electric Corporation Ltd, Govt. of Bihar Owned
    (Renewed for three years in Nov. 2007)
  3. J&K State Power Development Corporation (Govt Of J&K) Srinagar
    (for three years 2004 - 2007)
  4. HimUrja ( Govt Of Himachal Pradesh), Shimla
    (for three years Jan 2004 - Dec 2006)

  SESI Business Leadership Award for the year 2003 to AHEC


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Water for Welfare

An inter-institutional virtual centre of excellence for cooperation in water resources titled Water for Welfare has been established under the  chairmanship of the Director IIT Roorkee,  Head AHEC as member Secretary with its secretariat at AHEC. A sum of Rs One Crore has been provided by the state Government for its corpus fund. visit http://www.ahec.org.in/