Type:

Video

Description:

In this video Paul Andersen explains how energy can be harnessed was water moves through a turbine. Three types of systems are discussed in the video; run-of-the-water, impoundment, and tidal. Several advantages and disadvantages of dams are discussed.

Subjects:

  • Science > Ecology
  • Science > Physical Sciences

Education Levels:

  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

Keywords:

dam, renewable, hydroelectric power, turbine, run-of-the-river, water impoundment, tidal

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial
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Curriki Rating
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3
On a scale of 0 to 3

This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3, as of 2016-11-30.

Component Ratings:


Standards Alignment: 3
Subject Matter: 3
Deeper Learning: 3

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