Water21 April 2012 (14.2) pp18-20 © IWA Publishing
ENERGY MANAGEMENT / ALTERNATIVES
Small-scale hydro shows promise for remote treatment stations
By Bill McCann
A pilot hydropower plant has been installed at a South African reservoir in an effort to determine the energy-generating potential of water supply systems. Bill McCann looks at the opportunities available for small-scale power generation in remote locations.
Keywords: hydropower, rural supply
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