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75. Is Hydroelectricity a Good Idea?

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Hydro-electric power is our largest source of renewable energy and supplies about 20% of the world’s electricity.

This Environmental Studies Factsheet explains:
• Environmental impacts of HEP (Hydroelectric Power).
• The future of HEP.

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January 2007

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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