Sustainably developed hydro projects

Joint Ventures form the core of Hydropower Evolutions' business model – together with recognized and established local partners we develop sustainable hydropower projects in emerging markets.

Scope of cooperation

Hydropower Evolutions typically invests equity in a special purpose company (SPC) that owns the respective project rights, transforms the particular greenfield opportunity into a bankable project, and functions as entity for all relevant stakeholder engagement.


Joint Venture roles

Hydropower Evolutions takes responsibility for the overall project steering, performs the technical and commercial development, and ensures compliance with international sustainability requirements.

Our Partner complements our industry expertise by involving local stakeholders in the host countries, managing all relevant permits, and negotiating the Power Purchase Agreement (PPA).


Investment criteria

  • Early-stage hydropower development projects
  • Located in emerging markets, preferrably Southeast Asia
  • Run-of-river or storage plants
  • Between 30 and 350 MW
  • Promising conceptual or pre-feasibility study
  • Sound business case
  • Sustainability performance potential given
  • Complementary capabilities of local project partner


Your partner of choice

Doing business with us holds multiple benefits for our Partners, including:

  • Closing a market gap: Hydropower Evolutions addresses a strong market demand for renewable energy power plants fulfilling expectations.

  • Entrepreneurial ownership: Professional and fast development of sustainable green-field hydro projects complying with state-of-the-art engineering standards.

  • Performance delivery: Demonstration of capabilities in the Hasang showcase project in North-Sumatra, Indonesia. For more information please click here.

Get in touch

If you would like to become a partner of Hydropower Evolutions, please contact us and forward your project idea and documents. We look forward to reviewing them!

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