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Coming nearer to Brest, we approach the attractive cable-stayed "Pont de l'Iroise", the bridge over the √Člorn river near where it empties into the huge Bay of Brest. We were all intrigued with the apparatus being towed by the vehicle in the right lane. The blue-white label reads "Hydro-Gen, Water Power" and appears to be some sort of floating electrical power generator. Later, we found this interesting Hydro-Gen web site that explains more about this ingenious French floating turbine system that is capable of generating electricity from several types of moving water..

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