hydroelectricity


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electricity produced by water power

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The DRC's economy is still dominated by the mining sector, despite large potential in the agricultural and hydroelectricity sectors," said Aurelien Mali, a Moody's Vice President -- Senior Credit Officer and co-author of the report.
Fortunately, there are a number of proposed projects that will bring imported hydroelectricity to the New England grid.
The hydroelectricity plant with the dam has a height of 55 meters.
Also, hydroelectricity is strategically significant as it boosts economic expansion and employment in India's northeast region.
As each bulb is only five watts, it takes only two kWh in total to light the house, fulfilling and continuing Lord Armstrong's dream of lighting his home entirely with hydroelectricity.
Pumped-storage hydroelectricity is a type of hydroelectric energy storage used by electric power systems for load balancing.
The BNMPD also recognizes the status quo as to the Lake Lanao' functionaries connected to the national hydroelectricity grid through the six dams built between 1953 and 1979 along Agus River, the lakes outlet, Lininding said.
The Government is negotiating with RusHydro, a Russian hydroelectricity company on allocation of funds for acquisition of three thousand hectares of land for construction of Upper Naryn Cascade HPPs, according to Vice Prime Minister for Economy and Investment Valery Dil.
Govenor Abdul Celil Euz said the avalanche on Saturday hit a hydroelectricity plant construction (HES) site near the town of Ecaykara, in the Black Sea coastal province of Trabzon.
Hydroelectricity is the term which refers to electricity generated by hydropower; the production of electrical power through the use of the gravitational force of falling or flowing water.
China is the largest hydroelectricity producer, with 721 terawatt-hours of production in 2010, representing around 17 percent of domestic electricity use.
Another Russian hydroelectricity company, RusHydro, and Cuba's Union Electrica also signed a memorandum of understanding.
Robson, fresh from his Tales from Northumberland TV series, switched on a system which will see hydroelectricity once again light up the National Trust's Cragside house, the former home of inventor Lord Armstrong.
Run-of-the-river hydroelectricity (ROR) is a type of hydroelectric generation whereby a considerably smaller water storage called poundage or none is used to supply a power station.
Singh, who represents Assam in the Rajya Sabha, is expected to stress upon the early completion of these projects, especially those related to road, railway, telecommunication and hydroelectricity.