Annapolis Tidal Generating Station, Annapolis Royal

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Admire the engineering at Annapolis Tidal Generating Station, one of the few tidal power plants in the world. Since 1984, this alternative energy project has generated electricity by harnessing the water power of the Annapolis River. Take an organized tour to learn about the station's history and development. You'll see the details of its clever design, and if you're there in the morning or afternoon, you'll witness what happens when the tides change. With our world travel planner, Annapolis Royal attractions like Annapolis Tidal Generating Station can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • What an interesting place! I very nearly drove past it, but glad I didn't. The staff (just 2 when I was there) were so very interesting. They obviously were very committed to the project and were so v...  more »
  • This building is a regular visitor information site on the first floor with lots of area and provincial information. The second floor has a wealth of information about how the tide is used to generate...  more »
  • Very informative about the working of the station and similar ones and issues around the world. Les the guide is very knowledgeable  more »

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