Fun Fact of the Day: Every state uses hydropower for electricity, and some states use a lot of it. Over 70 percent of Washington State’s electricity comes from hydropower, and 11 states get more than 10 percent of their electricity from hydropower.
Fun Fact of the Day: Hydroelectric power is the most commonly used renewable energy source. The oldest hydroelectric plant is Cragside in Rothbury, England. The largest hydroelectric plant is La Grande in Quebec, Canada.