This video, from Ontario Power Generation, shows how hydroelectric power generation works.

Scott Taylor

Scott Taylor is Acting Program Manager for CurioCity at Let’s Talk Science. He grew up watching bug-eyed monsters in sci-fi B-movies and dreaming of our future in space, and remembers being a young child watching the first astronauts walk on the Moon. Passionate about the importance of science education and understanding how science and technology impacts our society, he is still a sci-fi geek.    

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  • An electric company has plans to construct a hydroelectric dam in your area. What are your thoughts? Would you agree or disagree with the construction?
  • Have you ever seen a hydroelectric power plant up close? If so, where was it and what did it look like?
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