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A group of engineers in an American town are planning to convert a former mine into a subterranean hydroelectric station, according to a report by Yahoo. Minesville town, in New York State, is the site of a derelict mine which could soon be transformed into a one-of-a-kind hydroelectric project. The former iron mine closed in […]
The town of Doune is perched on the hills of Scotland in the historic district of Stirling. Recently it also became the home of a new milestone: Opus Energy’s 2,000th renewable energy generator. Like much of Scotland, Doune has an abundance of rivers; sources of great potential for hydropower generation. Hydropower generators use the […]