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Proceedings of the International Association of Hydrological Sciences An open-access publication for refereed proceedings in hydrology
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This study evaluates the impact of future climate change on the hydropower generation potential of the Bamboi catchment (Black Volta). The results indicate a projected mean annual precipitation increase while a decrease of hydropower generation is expected.
PIAHS | Articles | Volume 384
Proc. IAHS, 384, 349–354, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/piahs-384-349-2021
Proc. IAHS, 384, 349–354, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/piahs-384-349-2021

Pre-conference publication 16 Nov 2021

Pre-conference publication | 16 Nov 2021

Assessing climate change impact on the hydropower potential of the Bamboi catchment (Black Volta, West Africa)

Yacouba Yira et al.

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West African Science Service Centre on Climate Change and Adapted Land Use (WASCAL) high-resolution climate simulation data, links to subset of variables at daily and monthly temporal resolution in NetCDF format D. Heinzeller, D. Dieng, G. Smiatek, C. Olusegun, C. Klein, I. Hamann, S. Salack, J. Bliefernicht, and H. Kunstmann https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.880512

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WaSiM (Richards) WaSiM-ETH http://www.wasim.ch/en/products/wasim_richards.htm

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This study evaluates the impact of future climate change on the hydropower generation potential of the Bamboi catchment (Black Volta). The results indicate a projected mean annual precipitation increase while a decrease of hydropower generation is expected.
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