hydroelectric hydroelectric  /ˌhaɪd roʊ ɪ ˈlɛk trɪk/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to or used in the production of electricity by waterpower

Usage(s):

  1. Among the members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, Venezuela stands out for its additional wealth in iron ore, asphalt, diamonds and hydroelectric power.
  2. Portugal: a $130 million hydroelectric development on the Douro River.
  3. It was to be used in a suicide raid on hydroelectric plants in Norway.

News

  1. Huntersville brothers win U.S. history award

    Quinn and Ethan Schneider of Huntersville won a first-place National History Day award for their documentary on the origin of the hydroelectric dams along the Catawba River.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Charlotte Observer

  2. China Hydroelectric Corporation to Attend Investor Conferences in June

    BEIJING, June 13, 2013 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Hydroelectric Corporation (NYSE: CHC, CHCWS) ("China Hydroelectric" or the "Company"), an owner, developer and operator of small ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. China Hydroelectric Corporation to Host First Quarter 2013 Earnings Conference Call on Friday, June 21, 2013 at 9:00 ...

    BEIJING, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Hydroelectric Corporation (NYSE: CHC, CHCWS) ("China Hydroelectric" or the "Company"), an owner, developer and operator of small ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

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