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WNYC News

GOP Senators Oppose Canada Power Line

Monday, August 27, 2012

More than a dozen New York senators in the Republican majority are opposing a plan to bring hydropower from Quebec to New York City.

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The Water-Energy Crunch

Saturday, March 31, 2012

The Water-Energy Crunch is a clash of essential needs. Humans are thirsty creatures who need water to drink and bathe, but also to produce most forms of energy. No water, no energy, and nothing goes on. Literally.How we resolve the competition between water and energy needs is a defining issue of this century. "The Water-Energy Crunch,"  a co-production of IEEE Spectrum Magazine and the National Science Foundation.

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WNYC News

Council Mulls Hydropower Within City's Water Infrastructure

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

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Mention hydropower and images of massive dams and turbines come to mind. But some local lawmakers are taking aim at a smaller and less visible scale: inside the city’s infrastructure for water supply and wastewater treatment.

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