New projects on the horizon?

February was off to a good start for Snowdonia Hydro with two site visits last week and another still to be carried out – an encouraging beginning to 2016 despite the recent cuts to the Feed-in Tariff, the results of which can be seen here:

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/487300/FITs_Review_Govt__response_Final.pdf

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Gloomy weather in Gwynedd

 

Both sites, one local and one further afield gave us the opportunity to explore deserted forestry in our own backyard – a definite upside to living in often wet and windy Wales, which of course makes it the perfect location for hydroelectricity!

Gloomy weather has been the norm for the past two months with site work carried out in miserable conditions, though fortunately none today in the midst of Storm Imogen which has hit the west coast of Wales.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tregaron hills
Tregaron hills

 

 

 

 

 

 

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