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hydroelectric

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Salmon cannon fires 40 fish a minute

It sounds like something out of Monty Python, but the salmon cannon is actually an ingenious solution to problems with fish migration.

By August 12, 2014

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A quadcopter's view of Niagara Falls

A DJI Phantom quadcopter and a GoPro camera capture stunning overhead footage of the world's most famous waterfall.

By July 18, 2013

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Ford is now a 'personal mobility' company: How the comeback kids are riding tech to a new destiny

As Bill Ford sees it, Ford Motor Company is about democratizing technology, and it's preparing to tackle a new challenge over the next 50 years. TechRepublic's Jason Hiner has the story.

By July 14, 2012

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Another solar plant to open in Tibet

Suntech, a China-based solar manufacturing giant, plans to build a 10-megawatt plant in Tibet.

By March 23, 2011

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Study: By 2030, world can run on renewables

Global energy creation and use computations show existing wind, solar, geothermal, hydrogen, wave, and tidal power could run the world.

By January 27, 2011

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Testing 'sandbox' proposed to launch ocean power

A consortium seeks to build a shared facility to test tidal, wave, and offshore wind power off the coast of Cape Cod to launch the nascent ocean power industry.

By November 5, 2010

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Wrapping up a fantastic Road Trip 2010

Road Trip 2010: After traveling 5,266 miles--through 13 states and Washington, D.C.--CNET reporter Daniel Terdiman's annual journey is over. Here's a collection of the best the Northeast has to offer.

By August 20, 2010

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Think promotes eco-tourism in the Swiss Alps

M-Way is teaming up with Think City to make 60 EVs available for rent through Swiss eco-tourism group, Alpmobil.

By August 10, 2010

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The massive power production of Niagara Falls

Road Trip 2010: CNET reporter Daniel Terdiman visits Niagara Falls. While he doesn't get a chance to see the massive Niagara Power Project, he does think it's worth an explanation.

By August 5, 2010

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Aquamarine Power unveils next wave machine

The Oyster 2 is expected to be capable of sucking down more energy from ocean waves, to be transferred to an onshore hydroelectric turbine.

By May 20, 2010