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The Whitby Esk Energy – Ruswarp Hydro

a community-owned 50kW Archimedes screw hydroelectric turbine on the River Esk at Ruswarp, near Whitby, North Yorkshire
Whitby Esk Energy is a member

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The scheme is run by volunteers through Esk Energy (Yorkshire) Limited, a registered society.  Our main aim is to reduce the carbon footprint of the Esk Valley through generating renewable electricity.


Upgrading the fish pass

Preparing site

Preparing site

Work is well underway on upgrading the fish pass.  Weather permitting, it is due for completion the first week in July.

 

Looking up the fish pass

Looking up the fish pass

Looking down the fish pass

Looking down the fish pass