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Edmonston Pumping Plant, Tehachapi Mountains, California Aqueduct, 1950s
- This pumping plant is at the southern end of the California Aqueduct. It is located at the base of the Tehachapi Mountains in southern California. To maintain a high water throughput, this plant
requires a tremendous amount of electricity to raise the water 600 meters to cross this Tehachapi mountain range.
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- George H. Ulrich Jr.