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Given is a diagram demonstrating how to generate electricity by a hydroelectric power station. This system is composed of 3 parts, namely the high-level reservoir, power station and the low-level reservoir. In the high-level reservoir where the intake opens at night and closes during day time, a dam blocks water from upstream river. The intake is connected to a pipe to the power station, in which water is pumped upward during the evening and flows downward for electricity generation. Water passes a reversible turbine which acts as a generator and pump during
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Unformatted text preview: day hours and in the evening respectively in the power station. When produced, electricity will be transmitted to national grid via power lines. A channel is built to guide the water into the low-level reservoir, where water flows from left to right during power generation and from right to left during pumping. After the channel, water ends up in the low-level reservoir, where it is prepared for daily pumping cycle....
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