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October 5, 2017

‘Hydropower 2.0' — Portland startup generates electricity from water pipes

  • InPipe Energy says it can save millions of dollars for water municipalities.
  • By SAM BENNETT
    Special to the Journal

    Photo from InPipe Energy [enlarge]
    InPipe pairs software with micro-turbines to capture the energy trapped at flow-control valves in water infrastructure systems.

    Located in the mecca for hydroelectric power, InPipe Energy is tackling the issue of energy conservation with a technology that its leaders think could become popular around the globe.


     
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