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Hydro Power Scotland
Thu October 19, 2017 @ 18:00 – 20:00| Free
A talk exploring Scotland’s use of hydro power….
Water was the driving force for the early industrial revolution in Scotland. Water wheels powered mills for grinding corn, saw mills, threshing mills; even a gunpowder factory in Roslin Glen.
And now, hundreds of small scale community micro-hydro plants are making an important contribution to Scotland’s energy supply.
Come along to find out more about how our water wheels of the past have shaped today’s micro-hydro power.