• Short Summary

    New Zealand's thermal springs are used as source of electrical power.

  • Description

    New Zealand.

    GV. Spring with steam coming from ground, thermal spring in New Zealand. SV. Bubbling mud. CU. Mud bubbling. General view of Wairakei where steam is being harnessed. SV. Of steam rising, pan down to show steam coming from chimney where the works are located. SV. Chimney with steam coming out, & CU. SV. Group of chimneys with thick steam coming out, & SV. GV. Of the steam-works. SV. Pipes running across the ground. CU. Pipes where the steam is harnessed. SV. Man operating equipment. CU. Man. CU. Steam coming from valve. CU. Steam gauge. GV. Pan showing pipes leading to power station. GV. Interior of power station. SV. Man in front of row of dials in power station. SV. Exterior of pylons carrying cables. GV. The power station. General view of steam works. SV. Bubbling mud, & SV. & CU. & CU. General view of Wairakei looking across the lake.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2009.04
    Media URN:
    55893
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/09/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:00:00 / 01:05:29:00
    Canister:
    66/78

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