Archive | December, 2012

Whitby Esk Energy starts exporting electricity

Following commissioning on the 12th December, the Whitby Esk Energy community hydroelectric turbine has started generating and exporting to the National Grid.  Testing of the turbine will continue over the next month or so. Now that construction has finished, work has started to improve the look of the site. Tree planting was begun at the […]

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Prize winners L Katie Simpson R Tizzy Bridge

Naming ceremony – 22nd November

Recently we ran a competition to name the Archimedes screw.  Children in the Discoverers and Adventurers classes at Ruswarp Primary School were asked to come up with suggestions for the hyro development team to choose from.  We are pleased to announce that the winners of our competition to name the Archimedes screw are Isabella from […]

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