hydropower

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hydropower

[′hī·drə‚pau̇·ər]
(electricity)
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Dedicated electric motors drive the pumps that provide the hydraulic energy for lifting and steering.
The sail, which is in the shape of a large dish, captures the wind and the mechanical movement this generates actions pistons which generate hydraulic energy.
This proposed generating hydraulic energy by extending a canal southwards from the Mediterranean Sea on the North Coast to create waterfalls for generating energy.
When Turkish businessmen asked how much electricity would be needed, Meral responded "infinite," and explained Africa has very high energy needs which will bring high returns to companies and the investors can even supply other African countries with hydraulic energy that can be produced in Gabon.
Commercial hybrid and electric vehicles continue to be tested in fleets and there is a much greater variety of technology available, including hydraulic energy storage systems that are better suited to large, heavy vehicles.
The statement has centered on the inclusive scientific technological renaissance and drew clear strategy for Scientific Research to achieve development, protection against hazards and building of a strong economy that would ensure welfare to the societyThe statement has also reviewed the various researches on renewable energies in the domain of solar energy, winds, biogas, and hydraulic energy for electricity, agriculture and animal productionThe parliamentarians commended the Statement and the efforts exerted by the Ministry, and urged for allocation for a budget for scientific researchS.
Morocco was not chosen by accident ,as this country will invest about 10 billion dollars by 2020 ,to develop solar ,wind and hydraulic energy ,these three sort of energy will account for 42% of energy consumed by morocco in the horizon of 2020 ,14% of wind energy,14% of solar energy ,and 14% of hydraulic energy; with 2000 Mega Watt for each sort of energy ,that will make the sum of 6000 MW of renewable energy in morocco energy consumption ,by 2020.
It [nuclear energy] is also half as expensive as solar energy-and may be one of the cheapest forms of energy, including compared to oil and gas, after hydraulic energy, which is the cheapest.
In a typical setup on a large truck, the Bosch Rexroth hydraulic hybrid drivetrain links a gearbox with a variable axial piston unit to convert regenerative braking energy into hydraulic energy by filling a hydraulic accumulator with fluid.
Lightning Hybrids will utilize hydraulic energy storage and other design innovations to bring an ultra-efficient next-generation vehicle to market.
One design snag Dyrdek encountered was meeting the required hydraulic energy.
Not true if there are multiple motors, hazardous chemical lines, hydraulic energy, compressed air sources to operate valves, stored energy in spring-loaded mechanisms, etc.

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