Green MEPs push for renewables and phase out of nuclear power (EN+DE+ENSubs)

I would like to say to you that we as Greens expect that the stress test will be… designed in such a way that it will show… which nuclear power plants are no longer tolerable… and what power plants should be shut off first. We would like to see the stress test as a turning […]

Staying safe near hydropower facilities

Behind me you can see a dry part of the riverbed downstream from a generating station. It’s very dangerous to go out there because a spillway gate could open up at any time and then the riverbed would be completely flooded : you wouldn’t be able to get back up the banks. Downstream from hydropower […]

88,000 tons of radioactive waste – and nowhere to put it

(pulsing music) – [Narrator] If you were an evil mastermind, and you said “Where could I put nuclear waste that would really scare the bejeezus out of people?” It’s hard to think of one that’s worse than San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station. (waves crashing) – [Rachel Becker] This is the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station, […]

Eye Protection

Hi. My name is Ron Langley. I’m with the Department of Labor and industries here in Washington State. I’m sitting here in the Tacoma Dome, the world’s largest freestanding wooden structure. To help you visualize what might otherwise be a dry statistic, according to the US Department of Labor, enough people in the United States […]

Staying safe downstream of hydropower facilities

Behind me you can see a dry part of the riverbed downstream from a generating station. It’s very dangerous to go out there because a spillway gate could open up at any time and then the riverbed would be completely flooded : you wouldn’t be able to get back up the banks. Downstream from hydropower […]

Staying safe upstream of hydropower facilities

Right now, we’re above the spillway. It looks fine—there are no waves or anything— but you need to be careful. It’s very dangerous. Keep a safe distance away: the farther, the better, because you never know when a gate is going to open and then there’s a serious danger of being sucked into the turbines. […]

The Hidden Safety Risks of Your Amazon Order | WSJ

(curious music) – First off, Magformers are fun. It’s magnetic construction. I’m the CEO fro Magformers. We’re a toy company. On December 27th, we had a lot of work to do in closing out our year. A lot of happiness early in the morning. Some of our toys received awards and excitement of seeing 2018 […]

MPPT VS PWM || Solar Charge Controller

– Hi there and welcome to my garage which I recently upgraded with a portable type off-grid system. As you might know the heart of the system is this MPPT solar charge controller from Victron Energy which, so far, did the job without a problem. And as a bonus, you can even utilize an app […]