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Assembling and testing turbines, Westinghouse works (1904)
A turbine is shown operating. Two men walk up to it, check the running of various parts on it, and write their findings down on paper. A third man is...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Turbines--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Westinghouse Machine Company; Factories--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Electric industry workers--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Manufactures--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Manufacturing processes--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Silent films; Actuality--Short; Industrial--Short;
Duration: 00:02:42
Popularity (downloads): 896
 
Testing large turbines, Westinghouse works (1904)
On the left of the screen, a small group of men lift the top off of what appears to be a turbine with a crane and continue to check the...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Turbines--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh--Testing; Westinghouse Machine Company; Factories--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Electric industry workers--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Manufactures--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Testing; Silent films; Actuality--Short; Industrial--Short;
Duration: 00:03:32
Popularity (downloads): 684
 
NASAWhy?Files - Niagara Power Project (2004)
NASA Why? Files segment exploring the Niagara Power Project and how it works.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Why? Files; Electricity; Niagara Power Project; Canada; United States; Power Plant; Niagara River; New York Ontario; Niagara Falls; Hydro-Electrical Power Plant; Generator; Kilowatts; Forebay; Canal; Reservoir; Turbines; Mechanical Energy; Water; Power Outage; Equipment Failures; Severe Storms; Overload;
Duration: 00:05:41
Popularity (downloads): 2084
 
NASAWhy?Files - Electricity (2004)
NASA Why? Files segment explaining the forms of electricity and the many sources of power.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Why? Files; Electric Charges; Electrons; Lightning; Battery; Socket; Power; Solar Power; Solar Cells; Physics; Wires; Energy; Work; Chemical Energy; Mechanical Motion; Power Company; Current; Sources of Energy; Wind Power; Natural Gas; Coal; Oil; Nuclear Fission; Steam; Turbines; Generator; Niagara Falls Power Project; Hydro Power;
Duration: 00:04:46
Popularity (downloads): 2518
 
Lake Powell, segment 04 of 11 (1997)
The Glen Canyon power plant produces enough electricity for a city of over one million people

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Construction;Dam
Duration: 00:01:36
Popularity (downloads): 419
 
The Miracle of Water, segment 08 of 11 (1996)
Hydropower, water-based recreation, and wildlife habitat are created

Genre: Documentary
Keywords:
Duration: 00:02:33
Popularity (downloads): 480
 
The Story of Hoover Dam, segment 10 of 12 (1996)
Hoover Dam has fulfilled hopes and expectations, its power plant provides electricity to the sout

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Hoover Dam;Construction;Dam
Duration: 00:02:29
Popularity (downloads): 1002
 
The Story of Hoover Dam, segment 02 of 12 (1996)
The history of the Colorado River's seasonal flows is described

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Hoover Dam;Construction;Dam
Duration: 00:02:46
Popularity (downloads): 1248
 
The Story of Hoover Dam, segment 07 of 12 (1996)
The penstock system had to be constructed in an on-site steel fabricating plant

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Hoover Dam;Construction;Dam
Duration: 00:02:33
Popularity (downloads): 850
 
Hoover Dam Construction, segment 16 of 17 (1996)
Operation of the dam and power plant are described

Genre: Documentary
Keywords:
Duration: 00:02:18
Popularity (downloads): 455
 

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