Halton Lune Hydro Ltd. are planning to install a Kaplin turbine on Forge Weir on the River Lune. The nominal output will be 160kWe to produce 1,005MW hr of electricity. The company has been set up by Halton Community Association and is currently being converted to a Community Interest Company (CIC). All of the profits will go to Halton Lune Trust, a registered charity for the benefit of the community.
Name: Halton Lune Hydro
Type: Charitable Trust Reg No: Date established: 2010
Address: Rectory Cottage, Foundary Lane, Halton, Lancashire, LA2 6LT
Forge Weir, River Lune, Halton LA2 6ND.
Type of Investment:
Stakeholder Loan over 8 years
“We anticipate paying interest rates approaching that of Commercial Bank loans, being approximately twice that currently available on the best available instant access accounts.”
£110,000 raised so far, £330,000 from grants and the balance up to £963,000...Read More »