Hydro Diary


This morning Thursday 24th September at 7 am the hydro was generating 30 kW.

Generation for September to 7 am this morning is 5,878 kWh

The hydro restarted automatically at 15 minutes past midnight on 3rd September on a rising river level.

The hydro shut down automatically with the river level falling at 12:45 pm on 5th September to maintain Hands-off Flow in the fish pass. It restarted automatically at 7:30 pm the same day on a rising river level. 

The hydro stopped at 6:45 pm on Wednesday 9th September due to a technical fault and was restarted at 6:45 am on Thursday 10th.

The hydro shut down automatically at 1:30 pm on Friday 11th to maintain Hands-off Flow in the fish pass and restarted automatically at 1:45 am on Saturday 12th when the river level rose following heavy rain in the catchment.

The hydro shut down automatically ay 7 pm on Sunday 13th to maintain Hands-off Flow in the fish pass in compliance with the terms of our abstraction licence.

Generation restarted automatically at 1:45 pm on Wednesday 23rd September on a rising river level following heavy rain in the catchment.



Daily generation for September 2020

There was no generation up to midnight on 2nd September.

3rd September                                                                              796 kWh

4th September                                                                              397 kWh

5th September                                                                              117 kWh

6th September                                                                              591 kWh

7th September                                                                              766 kWh

8th September                                                                              833 kWh

9th September                                                                              712 kWh

10th September                                                                            282 kWh

11th September                                                                              88 kWh

12th September                                                                             545 kWh

13th September                                                                            158 kWh

14th September                                                                             354 kWh                  





























Settle Hydro Limited 

Settle Hydro

A pioneering community hydroelectric scheme generating funds for local projects