Hydroelectric power (also called hydropower or hydro systems) use the power of moving water (kinetic energy) to generate electricity. The British Hydropower Association provides more information on hydroelectric schemes:
Case study: Congleton Hydro
A small-scale hydro-electric scheme being developed at Havannah Weir on the River Dane in Cheshire by Dane Valley Community Energy (DVCE).
Case study: Osney Lock Hydro
The first community owned hydro scheme to be built on the Thames.
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