We now have an interpretation board in place on site and also a new hatch so that visitors to site can see the Archimedes screw turning whilst we are generating. Thank you to North Yorkshire County Council for funding these.
If you would like to arrange for a group to visit site please get in touch by email or phone 0741 0549 833.
Kate Gilmartin, of My Green Investment CIC, has successfully applied for funding from the Cabinet Office Centre for Social Action to run a peer mentoring project for community hydro groups. Esk Energy (Yorkshire) Limited has been a member of the Community Hydro Forum since it started. Kate has asked Esk Energy to help mentor other community hydro groups based on the experience we have gained from the Whitby Esk Energy project.
The funding will support the further development of the community hydro forum, the running of four sessions for community hydro groups and the sharing of the lessons learnt and knowledge gained by the Esk Energy team.