Origin of water power
Examples from the Web for water power
This indicates the percentages of total semi-yearly outputs of electrical energy derived from water-power in two supply systems.
The Merrimac, also, loses its serenity every few miles, and changes from a tranquil river into a—water-power.Captains of Industry|James Parton
The mills, however, have grown vastly beyond its capacity as a water-power, so that auxiliary steam is now largely used.America, Volume 5 (of 6)|Joel Cook
The use of water-power in electrical supply at Hartford began in November, 1891, and has since continued to an increasing extent.
The water-power in California is ample for any required mill purposes.What I Saw in California|Edwin Bryant