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Magee presents at joint DOE and European Commission Workshop

Tim Magee attended the workshop "Understanding the Water-Energy Nexus: Integrated Water and Power System Modelling" organized jointly by the European Commission and the U.S. Department of Energy(DOE) on Spetember 28-29, 2016 at the Joint Research Centre's Laboratories in Ispra, Italy. The two-day event focused on sharing scenarios, case studies, and...

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RiverWare goes live at Bonneville Power Administration

Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) is a nonprofit federal power marketing administration based in the Pacific Northwest. As of September 13, 2016, they have successfully operationalized the HERMES IT infrastructure system, officially used for modeling the Federal Columbia River System . RiverWare is the modeling tool in this system used for...

Bureau of Reclamation photo of their Imperial dam and disilting projects

Grad Students join CADSWES with Reclamation Pathways Program

The US Bureau of reclamation hired two M.S. students from the CEAE Water Resources program as traininees in the Bureau of Reclamations Pathways Program . Elliot Alexander and Conor Felletter will assist Reclamation technical staff stationed at CADSWES with ongoing Colorado River Basin planning studies and will also undertake research...

Arial view of a portion of the Colorado River

2016 RiverWare User Group Meeting

A Valuable Event! This year's meeting was held Augsut 23 and 24, at the University Corporation Atmpospheric Research Center Green Auditorium (UCAR) here in Boulder, CO. It was attended by

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Vakhsh River System Operators from Tajikistan train at CADSWES

On July 25 - 29, 2016 two river system operation professionals from Barqi Tojik, the agency that operates the Vakhsh River, trained at CADSWES along with a project manager from Manitoba Hydro International. They prearranged a private class to learn how to use RiverWare for operating their system and began...

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Canadian Water Resources Association Conference

David Neumann attended the 69th National CWRA conference in Montreal, May 25 - 27, 2016. He gave a presentation on " Decision support systems on the upper Rio Grand basin using RiverWare ". The Rio Grande is the longest river in southwestern North America, and along its 1900-mile route it...

Participants during a RiverWare user group meeting

2015 RiverWare user group meeting

The 15th RiverWare User Group meeting on February 3 and 4 was attended by over 80 RiverWare users from federal, state and local water managment agencies, hydropower utilitites, consulting firms and research institutes. Users presented their Riverware applications and CADSWES R&D team demonstrated new and upcoming software features. The agenda,...

Wind farm with the Rocky Mountains in the background

Methodology to assess the value of integrated hydropower and wind generation

Mitch Clement has been selected to present some current work "A Methodology to Assess the Value of Integrated Hydropower and Wind Generation" at the CEATI Hydropower Operations and Planning Workshop : Renewable Energy Supply Reliability: Forecasting Uncertainties of Water, Wind and Solar, taking place on November 14-15, 2013 in San...

Presenters discussing RiverWare market assessment

RiverWare Market Assessment presented in annual CU CleanTech presentation

RiverWare, the CADSWES created and supported river modeling software, was one of five University of Colorado inventions presented at the annual CU CleanTech Market Assessment Program (MAP) luncheon and poster session. The program concludes months of financial and market analysis to determine the feasibility of commercializing each of the inventions...

Colorado River

CADSWES launches RiverSMART

CADSWES recently launched the initial release of RiverSMART, the RiverWare Study Manager and Research Tools. This new suite of software facilitates climate change assessments and other long-term planning studies. Included are components for generating stochastic hydrologic ensembles based on historic, paleo, and climate change data and for generating alternative demand...