Hydroelectric http://wunc.org en Raleigh Seeks Alternative Energy Source http://wunc.org/post/raleigh-seeks-alternative-energy-source <p>Raleigh is hoping to build another sustainable energy facility. This one would be a hydroelectric plant at the Falls Lake Dam.<br><br><strong>Dave DeWitt: </strong>Raleigh already generates power by harnessing methane gas at its landfill. Now, city officials are hoping to turn the Falls Lake Dam into a power plant. It would be small, generating electricity for just a few hundred homes. But it could also be profitable.<br> Mon, 23 Jan 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Dave DeWitt 3425 at http://wunc.org