01 Jun '11, 3pm

"Fish Chopper" Animation Shows the Gruesome, Deadly Side of Power Plant Cooling Towers: TreeHugger

"Fish Chopper" Animation Shows the Gruesome, Deadly Side of Power Plant Cooling Towers (Video) Image via YouTube video The Sierra Club is pointing attention to the once-through cooling systems used by many power plants. Power plants suck up over 200 billion gallons of water a day, and with that water comes millions of fish that don't exactly make it out alive. The conservation group has put together an animation showing how the systems work, and why they need to be upgraded. View the entire comment thread.

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