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hydro by tom clausen

alongside the river
the freight train begins
to move 6 more words

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Frye's Measure Mill

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Frye’s Measure Mill has been water powered since the 1850’s. They continue to fashion round and oval pantry boxes, measures, and piggins (like a wooden ladle) as they have done for years. 37 more words

New Hampshire

April 1, 1915: Massachusetts Water Resources

April 1, 1915: Municipal Journal article. Water Storage in Massachusetts. “Boston, Mass.-That the state’s water resources are being gobbled up by private interests and that unless some change of policy is immediately instituted Massachusetts will have to face a water famine is brought to the attention of the legislature in a report on the conservation and utilization of waters by the state board of harbor and land commissioners. 354 more words

Water

Why has 'microhydro' been neglected as a solution to energy poverty?

We live in a world of growing resource scarcity. The oft-quoted statistic is that by 2050 two thirds of the world’s population will live in areas of water stress or scarcity. 701 more words

Energy Security

March 25, 1639: First U.S. Water Power Canal

March 25, 1639: “America’s first canal to provide industrial water power began (dug by colonists in Dedham, MA); ran from Charles River to Neponset River at Mill Creek.” 103 more words

Water

Water & Power

Today, in between my usual THC consumption and some extracurricular adult beverages in honor of the drunk holiday, I decided to sell my position in IPWR at 9.35 for +1.00… 54 more words

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