Hello. The Trans Mountain pipeline is approx 1,150 km long. If the ends of the pipeline were simply left open then 'Atmospheric pressure differential' would allow air to flow from the high pressure end to the low pressure end. Today 7 June 2021 10-40 am PT the atmospheric pressure in Edmonton is 1004hPa and 1014hPa in Burnaby, a differential of 10hPa. What would be the air flow through the pipeline if the inside diameter was 24 inches? Can this flow be used to generate electricity? Can a provincial or national grid of pipelines be built to use atmospheric pressure differential to produce a clean, constant power source?
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