Our new Eel Pass

Have you ever seen one of these?? Anne & Andy were told that eel numbers are declining on their river because barriers across waterways hamper their route. One estimate suggested that hydroelectric dams have blocked the eels access to the sea in 35% of its habitat, so they installed an Read more…

Hydropower at the Mill

Hardwater Mill at Great Doddington, near Wellingborough produces it’s own Hydropower electricity. Video courtesy of kevbrown875@gmail.com Photos used with the kind permission of Mannpower Consulting The installation makes enough electricity to power the mill and produce extra for the National Grid. Several other mills on the same stretch of river are also looking Read more…