Definition of hydropower in English:

hydropower

Syllabification: hy·dro·pow·er
Pronunciation: /ˈhīdrəˌpouər
 
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noun

  • Hydroelectric power.
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    • To mitigate the impact of greenhouse gases, we must place greater reliance on hydropower, nuclear power and renewables and over time cut down on carbon-based energy sources.
    • The budgets for geothermal technology development, hydrogen research, hydropower, wind and solar energy systems were cut roughly in half.
    • Of course, at the time, the state was still enjoying power surpluses of 25 to 30 percent and ridiculously cheap hydropower from Washington and Oregon.

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