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Invitation to Tender (ITT) template: hydro feasibility, design and development

Invitation to Tender (ITT) templates contain outline work briefs for consultants for specific stages of project development.

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Invitation to Tender (ITT) template: hydro pre-feasibility

Invitation to Tender (ITT) templates contain outline work briefs for consultants for specific stages of project development.

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Hydropower

An introduction to the different ways you can develop a hydro power project, including a step-by-step guide.

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Apple Juice community hydro

After raising £780,00k via a share offer, the community of Applecross developed and commissioned a 90kW hydro scheme. The scheme is operated by Apple...

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ACCESS: Assisting Communities to Connect to Electric Sustainable Sources

ACCESS (Assisting Communities to Connect to Electric Sustainable Sources) was a project launched by Community Energy Scotland in cooperation with proj...

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Strathnairn Community Benefit Fund

Strathnairn Community Benefit Fund (SCBF) uses community benefit income from nearby wind farms and a hydro scheme to improve the lives of residents in...

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BroomPower Community Hydro

BroomPower is a 100kW run-of-river hydro electric scheme in the North West Highlands, initiated by Lochbroom Community Renewables because of strong su...

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Energise Galashiels

Project lead: Energise Galashiels Trust

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Applecross Micro Hydro: Local Power (Hydro to Heat Scheme)

Following an initial desktop survey of eight rivers and burns in the Applecross area in 2009, several sites were identified as suitable for locating a...

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