Posts tagged river
ENGINEERING MYTH: Is Hydropower a Renewable Energy?

We're spending this week in beautiful Romania! Kayaking, fishing and drinking with locals, checking out illegal dams, speaking with mayors from small villages, and enjoying what the Earth has to offer.

Romania is the first place in Europe that I’ve been that has beautiful stretches of untouched forests, rivers, mountains, etc. Truly spectacular and reminded me a lot of Canada.

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Why am I Building a Turbidity Sensor?

I just spent an entire month writing a grant proposal for a PhD project to develop my very own open-sourced, affordable, turbidity sensor.

Current available sensors cost around 10,000-100,000EUR. Monitoring turbidity in a river can give you information on the total suspended sediment in the water, but why else is this parameter important?

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