Re­new­ableen­ergy scheme­to­launch

The Press and Journal (Inverness, Highlands, and Islands) - - LOCAL NEWS -

Scot­land’s en­ergy revo­lu­tion took a ma­jor step fol­low­ing the com­ple­tion of a new com­mu­nity re­new­able en­ergy scheme for the High­lands.

Op­er­ated by Lochb­room Com­mu­nity Re­new­ables which is run by vol­un­teers, the 100KW run-of-river hy­dro was com­pleted at the be­gin­ning of this month and is sched­uled to ‘switch on’ this Satur­day.

The hy­dro is ex­pected to gen­er­ate in­come for com­mu­nity projects over the next 20-40 years.

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