Hydro Diary


This morning Saturday 31st July at 7 am the hydro was not generating.

Generation for July was 960 kWh

After a shutdown since 27th May due to low river levels generation restarted at 03.00 am on Monday 5th July. Generation stopped automatically at 11:45 pm when the river level dropped to maintain hands-off Flow in the fish pass.

Generation restarted on a rising river level at 01:00 pm on 6th July and stopped again at 10:45 am on 7th July to maintain Hands-off Flow in the fish pass with a falling river level

Generation restarted briefly at 10:00 am on Monday 12th due to a sudden rise in river level following heavy rain in the catchment, only to stop again automatically to maintain Hands-off Flow in the fish pass, at 11:30 am.

Generation restarted at 05:00 am on Thursday 29th July on a rising river level caused by heavy rain in the catchment. It shut down again, automatically at 11:30 am on Friday 30th July, to maintain Hands-off Flow in the fish pass when the river level fell.

Generation for July 2021

Monday 5th July                                                   302 kWh 

Tuesday 6th July                                                   244 kWh

Wednesday 7th July                                             114 kWh

Monday 12th July                                                      7 kWh

Thursday 29th July                                                188 kWh

Friday 30th July                                                      105 kWh




















































Settle Hydro Limited 

Settle Hydro

A pioneering community hydroelectric scheme generating funds for local projects