Electricity Generated

The table below is a record of the units of electricity generated per month since the Hydro was commissioned.

15% (approx.) of the electricity is supplied to Bridge End Mill and the remaining 85% (approx.) is supplied to the National Grid.

Monthly Generation (kWh)

  2010

2011

2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Jan 6572 8807 20302 8717 0 (ii) 14032 16424 7548 14339 5955
Feb 5828 7211 11053 6863 0 (ii) 7169 11583 10136 6357 8520
Mar 6117 2272 3593 3266 0 (ii) 11441 8265 9984 5482 13747
Apr 4538 3558 9782 3683 0 (ii) 4172 3882 79 3743  
May 0 (i) 4501 4166 6765 6799 10914 975 1213 138 (iv)  
Jun 0 (i) 5276 7372 0 3491 1876 2808 1969 (iv)  
Jul 5432 6510 2482 3373

572

(i) 7598 5820 452 (iv)  
Aug 6782 7378 13420 7948 8768 6062 (iii) 7303 6764 6929  
Sept 11221 13733 9810 2350 0 (i) 3837 5989 7287 8160  
Oct 10066 8867 2812 12004 10026 5708 1787 12103 4727  
Nov 10346 2882 9934 1939 11701 17768 9367 7055 7629  
Dec 3314 23134 14172 0 (ii) 15440 21036 5878 9981 16937  
Annual 70216 94129 108898 56908 56349

104030

81859 79939 74893  

       

Notes  
(i) No generation due to prolonged period of low river level
(ii) No generation due to prolonged breakdown due to failed lower bearing
(iii) Generation restricted during installation of new Variable Speed Control System
(iv) Low generation due to very dry summer

      

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