Hydroelectric Dams

Dams built on rivers to harness the energy of waterpower to produce electricity.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
2796
Names
hydroelectric dams American English
hydroelectric dam American English
dams, hydroelectric American English
dams, hydro-electric American English
dams, hydroelectrical American English
dams, power American English
hydroelectrical dams American English
hydro-electric dams American English
power dams American English
power-dams British English
waterkrachtdammen Dutch
waterkrachtdam Dutch
presas hidroeléctricas Spanish
presa hidroeléctrica Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300006100. The J. Paul Getty Trust.