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What is A Hydro Dam?

Possibly not the best phrased question however you could say that a hydro dam is a dam that's primary function is the generation of hydropower. I note that under the heading o (MORE)

What are hydro dams?

They are dams that hold back water but also generate hydro electricity by using the force of gravity pushing the water down and through large generators in order to pass throu (MORE)
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How do you build a hydro dam?

Very carefully More seriously, there are two main types of hydrolectric installations: Impoundment, and run-of-river (there's also electricity generation from the tides, wa (MORE)

Negative impact of building a dam?

Ugly, loss of land habitat, impedes silt from reaching lowland where it is important, impededs fish migration and reproduction, causes a risk of catastophic flooding if it fai (MORE)

Do hydro dams kill?

Yes. If one were to go through the works of a Hydro Dam, they would be sliced and killed by the turbine if it was turning fast enough..

What is a hydro electric power dam?

A dam is a wall that holds back water on one side. Such a dam canbe made to release this water though a pipe into which a propelleris fitted. As the water flows down the pipe, (MORE)