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Generate electricity from slow-moving water

A new technology called VIVACE (Vortex Induced Vibrations for Aquatic Clean Energy) being tested by the University of Michigan can generate power from slow-moving water When water hits the leading edge of a cylinder it forms a vortex behind, which…

In-stream hydro

The turbine is mounted underwater, on a tethered barge. So, not only is it portable, it requires no dams or other expensive investments, plus there’s very little needed in terms of regulatory processes. From the company, Hydro Green Power Hydro…