The place of fresh waters: uphill and downhill on Grimselpass, Switzerland
Hydroelectric dams, pipelines, high voltage lines frame this alien panorama.
In smaller lakes water is pumped up when electricity cost drops …
… and the same water is then released into pipelines to downhill turbines close to bigger lakes, thus producing new low cost electricity.
Pictures shot with D800 plus 16-35 mm f/4 – Click each picture to magnify