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water power

A form of energy that is created by flowing water sources (such as rivers). The town now uses water power to generate electricity.
See also: power, water
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Happily he was not so; he was only susceptible in respect of his right to water-power; moreover, he had the marital habit of not listening very closely, and since his mention of Mr.
He saw the white-walled, water-power factories of Rio Blanco.
Catch the falling tear-drop of a child, and there will be sufficient water-power to carry a spoken message from one city to another.
With rain to top it up we have sufficient re-cycled water-power to last until eternity.
ISOLATED islanders could be the first to be connected to the Scottish mainland by water-powered ferries.
8, column, a readers comment about water-powered emergency backup sump pumps.
* Unlike water-powered systems, battery backup systems work when there's no water supply
LKAB Wassara, the Swedish company that develops and manufactures unique water-powered drill systems for surface and underground operations, noted that there are more than 48,000 dams in the world that have a structural height above foundation of 15 m or more.
key features include: self-propelled wheeled cutter reel capacity up to 450 feet; self-cleaning camera features wiper blade and water-powered options: water-powered bit cooling options; easy dual joystick control; all-wheel drive for optimal traction; a low center of gravity and weight ensure difficult lines are navigated easily; and various cutting and grinding bits are available to accommodate specific applications.
"Our mill village is one of the few places in the country where visitors can see three historic water-powered mills in action - an important way to understand the origins of the Industrial Revolution," noted Mr.
WARWICK Castle has launched water-powered chargers to ensure visitors' mobile phones don't run out of battery during their stay.
The H20 water-powered radio, manufactured by Tango Group, clips onto the water pipe that runs up to a shower head.
Homs, Central Syria (SANA) -- There, on Orontes banks intermediating al-Qaseer Citylies the last water-powered mill in Syria, Om al-Raghif watermill.
One fact that can't be ignored is that there are still no commercially viable water-powered cars on the road.
AaThis project has been completed thanks to the support of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Institut FranE*ais du Proche-Orient (IFPO), USAID Tourism Development Project II (SIYAHA) and UNESCO, in cooperation with the Department of Antiquities of Jordan.AaTo improve understanding of ancient construction methods in Jerash, the Institut FranE*ais du Proche-Orient (IFPO) and the Department of Antiquities (DoA) construct a model VIth century water-powered stone saw machine known as a Byzantine Hydraulic Stone Sawmill.