hydroelectric power; -- also used attributively.
electrical power supply; specifically : electrical power provided by a utility (as a publicly-owned one)
I won't have lights until my house gets the hydro turned on.
Origin: From ὕδωρ.
Hydro is a town in Caddo and Blaine counties in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. As of the 2010 census, the town population was 969. In downtown Hydro, an old-fashioned drug store still serves sodas and lunch. Also downtown is the "World Famous Hydro Bar." The bar has been in business since the early years of Hydro and still has pictures of the old-fashioned wood swinging doors that used to be the front doors to the bar.
The numerical value of hydro in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of hydro in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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Globally, investment in hydro-meteorological services could lead to a realization of up to $30 billion per year in increased economic productivity and cut losses from disasters by up to $2 billion.
You need to have a long-term investment horizon of 20 years for hydro. That is why (the fund) is truly targeted to pension funds, insurance companies and other investors that need to cover their liabilities.
Hydro plants are really the game changer, it provides jobs, it provides new resources, new investment. It helps keep people from cutting the trees down for charcoal in the forests. So it's like a win, win, win.
Hydro-meteorological services are badly strained in Africa, but we need to go beyond just providing equipment for forecasting and data processing - we also need to take care of training of personnel and maintenance of infrastructure.
Subsidies exist to support new and modern technologies which are in the interest of all EU states. This does not apply in any way to nuclear power, nuclear power plants are dangerous, expensive and -- compared with ... wind, hydro and solar energy -- neither economically nor ecologically competitive.
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