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Lake Powell tied at the turbines to ski lifts

Upcoming studies seek to get a firmer grip on how much water can be developed in the Colorado River headwaters without imperiling production of electricity at Glen Canyon Dam.
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Enough water for Glen Canyon Dam?

It’s a slim possibility,but with potentially huge consequences: What if Lake Powell next summer has too little water to generate electricity at Glen Canyon Dam? Continue reading

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