Hydropower Plants: Most Efficient Energy Generation Systems

May 2008
Made in Germany;2008, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p8
The article focuses the advantages of hydropower as main source of energy in Germany. The advantages include constant availability, high degree of efficiency and the ability to store energy. In addition, the hydropower plants are the most effective energy generation systems in the country which are automated and incur comparatively low running costs as well as support planned water management, prevent catastrophe caused by flooding, making rivers navigable, and solving irrigation problems.


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