hydroelectricity hydroelectricity

Definition(s):

  • (n) electricity produced by water power

Usage(s):

  1. It's an irresistible challenge for river-boarding fanatics: a torrent of such force that it generates enough hydroelectricity to power both Zimbabwe and neighboring Zambia.
  2. Hydrogen can thus be generated cheaply and greenly by electrolyzing water, using all that surplus geothermal and hydroelectricity.
  3. Later that century Aristide Berges exploited alpine runoff to create hydroelectricity for paper mills.

News

  1. Red Rock hydroelectricity plant project scheduled

    A new hydroelectricity plant to be built at Red Rock Reservoir is expected to provide enough power for 18,000 homes.
    on June 25, 2013     Source: KXMA-TV Dickinson

  2. Red Rock hydroelectricity plant project scheduled - ABC5 News Des Moines, IA

    KNOXVILLE, Iowa (AP) - A new hydroelectricity plant to be built at Red Rock Reservoir is expected to provide enough power for 18,000 homes. Officials say construction is scheduled to begin early next year on the $260 million project.
    on June 25, 2013     Source: WOI-TV Des Moines

  3. Construction scheduled to begin next year on hydroelectricity plant at Red Rock Reservoir

    KNOXVILLE, Iowa — A new hydroelectricity plant to be built at Red Rock Reservoir is expected to provide enough power for 18,000 homes. Officials say construction is scheduled to begin early next year on the $260 million project.
    on June 25, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

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Quotes

  1. "No one has ever got such categorical assurance in the past from India. Indian officials assured us that the proposed Tipaimukh dam was meant for hydroelectricity generation," Razzaq, ruling Awami League lawmaker, said.
    on Aug 12, 2009 By: Abdul Razzaq Source: The Daily Star

  2. "The fact is, in Quebec we chose hydroelectricity instead of different forms of energy," Duceppe said. "It means money from Quebec is going to the outside to develop the economy in Alberta and we just can't accept that."
    on Sep 29, 2007 By: Gilles Duceppe Source: Edmonton Sun

  3. "India's assurance to build the 200-megawatt Naumure hydroelectricity project in west Nepal indicates India always wanted to contribute to Nepal's development," Prachanda said.
    on Sep 18, 2008 By: chairman Prachanda Source: Earthtimes (press release)

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