Links to Sources of Information

British Hydropower Association (BHA)
The trade body for the hydropower industry in the UK.  They have an excellent 31 page introduction to hydropower (Mini-hydro Guide) available for free download

The BHA also run a 2 day training course on hydropower; babyhydro is the co-deliverer
www.british-hydro.org

Scottish Renewable
The trade body for all renewable technologies in Scotland
www.scottishrenewables.com

Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC)
For the full story on Feed-in Tariffs
www.decc.gov.uk/en/content/cms/what_we_do/uk_supply/energy_mix/renewable/feedin_tariff/feedin_tariff.aspx

Energy Savings Trust (EST)
Source of free advice and information for people across the UK looking to save energy, conserve water and reduce waste
www.energysavingtrust.org.uk/Generate-your-own-energy/Hydroelectricity

Community Energy Scotland (CES)
Support for communities; information, practical assistance and source of finance
www.communityenergyscotland.org.uk

SEPA
Guidance for developers on run-of-river hydropower schemes
www.sepa.org.uk/water/hydropower.aspx


Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH)
Guidance on what to consider in terms of natural heritage when developing a hydropower scheme
www.snh.gov.uk/docs/C278964.pdf