Hydropower

Monquaze Whichard

Question 1 : How is electricity produced from this resource? How does this technology work? How is the energy resource gathered and/or created?

  • 1. Electricity is produced through the use of gravitational force of falling and flowing water.
  • A.) It works by capturing and using falling water to generate electricity.
  • B.) It is created or gathered by a dam that has led to much water.


Question 3 :

What are the environmental impacts associated with this energy resource? Some fish can't get through the dams.


Question 5 :

What are some examples of it’s current use? It can be used for any work that involves the use of electricity.