Thursday, May 18, 2017

Dam, another source of greenhouse gases

I'm not swearing (although I might feel like it!). Dams have been found to be yet another large contributor to climate change. Rotting nutrients captured by dams turns into methane, a potent greenhouse gas. Hoover Dam may be as bad as a coal fired power plant. Cross big hydro off the list of renewable energy sources.

Dams Significantly Impact Global Carbon Cycle, New Study Finds - EcoWatch

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