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Stephanie Evans

Hydropower 101

For the past few weeks on this blog, we’ve been discussing renewable energy sources, such as advancements in solar power and innovations in wind energy. For this post, we’re exploring hydroelectricity and how this alternative power source – literally – goes with the flow. Created from the energy of moving water, hydroelectricity is produced when…

Stephanie Evans

Go With The Flow: An Introduction to Hydro Energy

It often moves very fast and generally has lots of power behind it.  It’s strong enough to sweep away whole towns and villages and powerful enough to strike fear in the hearts of meteorologists and forecasters worldwide. It’s water.  And people have been harnessing the energy of moving water for centuries, dating back to Ancient…