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Hydro Tunnels

Uttarakhand Center

To get more electrcity, the river water is brought in long tunnels, directly to the hydro power stations.

 These tunnels of about 4 meter high and several kilometers long.

Go to next page: photo series about rivers drying up
Go to: overview photo series about dams, tunnels and power stations

Photos: HPSS, Uttarakhand, Jasper Korff and Peasant Autonomy - Creative Commons