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Table 4 Tradeoffs in hydropower generation for a set of constraints of allowable change in temperature

From: Realizing ecosystem-safe hydropower from dams

T (°C) constraintHydropower (GWh)% increase from CLBT (°C) constraintHydropower (GWh)% increase from CLB
\(\pm \;3\)401.7− 3.6\(\pm \;6\)472.29.3
\(\pm \;3.4\)450.84.3No constraint471.79.2
\(\pm \;4\)466.37.9BAU445.13.0
\(\pm \;5\)471.59.1CLB459.4
  1. The benefits are compared in terms of percent increase in generation over the benchmark of CLB scenario for the year 2014