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

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 ...

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.

Community Hydro Discussion Group

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

Latest comments

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