HRC Announces Webinar and Extension of Comment Period for "MHK & Recreation Guide"


The deadline to comment on the draft report “Hydrokinetic Energy Projects & Recreation: A Guide to Assessing Impacts,” has been extended until November 15, 2010. The report provides guidance on evaluating impacts of new hydropower technologies (i.e. tidal, in-river current, and wave) on recreation.  The report is being supported by the National Park Service (NPS) and the Department of Energy.

The HRC and NPS will also will conduct a webinar on Wednesday,  October 27, 2010 from 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm  Eastern to present the Guide and answer any questions you may have. To attend the  webinar, simply send an email with “Webinar registration” in the subject line to by October 22, 2010.