This is the Hydro cluster for all registered community Hydro projects.

Hydro-power uses running water from a stream or river to generate electricity. Small or micro-hydro systems in the UK range from sub 20kW systems up to large 100-200kW units.

If you would like your project listing on here, email hub@communityenergyengland.org


Projects

Community Hydro Discussion Group

A forum where community hydro groups can share knowledge and ask questions of each other.

Teddington & Ham Hydro

A community-led hydro power project currently in the planning phase. The project aims to generate sufficient energy to cover the electricity demand of 500 homes.

Whitby Esk Energy

The Whitby Esk Energy project – a 50kW Archimedes screw hydroelectric power turbine on the River Esk at Ruswarp, nr Whitby, North Yorkshire. Run by Esk Energy (Yorkshire) Limited, a registered society, this community hydro scheme has been generating since ...

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5 2, 2017

Whitby Esk Energy

11:40 a.m.

Hi Samantha. Apologies for not having spotted your

 

5 2, 2017

Whitby Esk Energy

11:40 a.m.

In 2016, Esk Energy successfully applied for a gra

 

5 2, 2017

Whitby Esk Energy

11:38 a.m.

Hi Samantha. Apologies for not having spotted your