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Industrial Info Resources

October 09, 2012 06:15 ET

Painful Drought Tests Hydropower Facilities in Western, Midwest U.S., an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - Oct 9, 2012) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The Salina Pumped Storage Hydro Station, which is located in Salina, Oklahoma, and is operated by the Grand River Dam Authority (GRDA) (Vinita, Oklahoma), is just one of the many hydro facilities in the Midwest and Western U.S. regions affected by this year's ongoing severe drought. The hydro power plant can generate 288 megawatts of electricity from its six pump generators at maximum output, and it is an important power source for the regional electrical grid.

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