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PORTLAND’S IN-PIPE HYDROPOWER SYSTEM SPINS WATER INTO ENERGY

Jun 2015 | THE JUNE ISSUE
Beneath a quiet residential street in SE Portland, Oregon a Portland Water Bureau (PWB) pipeline has been transformed into a generator of renewable energy – and new revenues for the city. The LucidPipe™ Power System, developed by Portland startup Lucid Energy, uses in-pipe hydropower to generate clean, low-cost electricity with no environmental impact and without affecting water operations.
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