Water/ Hydroelectric

About Hydroelectric energy and pictures of Hydroelectric

About Hydroelectric Energy

Hydroelectric energy generates 10% of the nations energy. Flowing water creates energy that can be captured and turned into electricity. A small or micro-hydroelectric power system can be produce enough electricity for a home, farm, or ranch.

How is Hydropower used and About the authors

How is Hydroelectric energy used?

Hydroelectricity is used to make electricity for peoples homes. It can be used to power a TV and turn on lights. Hydroelectricity requires the use of dams which can alter river ecosystems. Hydropower is the least expensive renewable energy in the USA.

About the Authors

Misti Baer and Gray Walker are in 6th grade and like to read