Debunking the Benefits of Small Hydro Power [Video]

Friday, 21 January 2011

Hydro Electric Dam, River Moriston

Small hydro power is a big buzz word in energy circles today. It’s clear that nobody likes big dam projects so a little bit of rebranding keeps the public happy knowing that they are only damming small, unimportant rivers.

To help debunk the myth of small hydro power the folks at Hydropower Reform Coalition developed this cute parody animation below.

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Image Credit: Hydro Electric Dam, River Moriston, a Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike (2.0) image from pikerslanefarm's photostream.

David Johnston

David Johnston

David Johnston has been introducing people to the sport of sea kayaking for the past 15 years. He is a senior instructor trainer with Paddle Canada and teaches for several paddling schools in Ontario, Canada. Full Bio.

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