Arrochar Communuity Hydro Society

Overview 

 

Project owner: Arrochar Communuity Hydro Society

Location: Arrochar, in the Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park

Technology: 123kW river hydro scheme

CARES funding:  Start-up grant of £10,000, CARES Pre-Planning Loan of £145,956

Date installed: March 2018, officially opened on 18 May 2018

The hydro scheme was officially opened on 18 May 2018 by Sir Malcolm Colquhoun, Chairman of Luss Estates Company and attended by Paul Wheelhouse MSP, Minister for Business, Innovation and Energy.

You can watch a short film about the opening ceremony here

Download Arrochar Community Hydro Case Study for CARES SC.pdf (1)

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