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 […]
Archive | March, 2014
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 […]
We are delighted to have worked with Jessica Watson, a 3rd year undergraduate civil engineering student from Teesside University. As part of her degree she developed a mathematical model of the turbine.
During 2013 we exported 76,000 kWh of electricity to the National Grid. This was less than the average we would expect due to waiting for a replacement part in February and the exceptionally dry summer. With all the recent rain, we have been generating nearly continuously since the start of this year.