As part of Great Big Green Week, come and visit Whitby Esk Energy, a community hydroelectric scheme. Find out how we have generated over 1GWh of renewable electricity. A tour of the site, in Ruswarp, will start at 2pm on Saturday 18th September. To book a place, email or phone 0741 0549 833.
As well as running the community hydroelectric scheme, the Esk Energy team also help promote the development of community energy nationally through our membership of Community Energy England and taking part in consultations. We contributed to Community Energy England’s ‘2030 Vision’ and ‘2020 State of the Sector’ documents. A photograph from an Esk Energy event […]
Great excitement. We have reached the 1GWh milestone today. Later this year, when restrictions allow, we hope to have a celebration event on site.
Whitby Esk Energy was one of the local case studies in the latest hearing of the North Yorkshire Rural Commission. The report on the hearing starts with: “There is no vaccine for climate change and no simple expedient whereby we can flick a switch and it will all go away. We are coming through an […]
Rory Newman was appointed as Chair of Esk Energy (Yorkshire) Limited at the AGM in September following Colin Mather’s decision to stand down as Chair after leading the team since the start of the project. Mike Ford spoke on behalf of the Esk Energy team saying, I’ve known Colin since 2006 when I joined him […]