Revival or dam-nation?

Zaffos, Joshua
August 2009
High Country News;8/3/2009, Vol. 41 Issue 13, p5
The article discusses the importance of the small-scale hydroelectric projects in Snohomish County, Washington. Snohomish Pud will create a 7.5-megawatt and 30 million dollars small-hydroelectric plant on Youngs Creek which will use less than 15 feet dams and will serve as a run-of-the-river works. The investors, utilities and speculators also believe that these projects will have negative impacts despite of their environmental and economical viability.


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