DE LANK HYDROPOWER STATION
BARN ENERGY LIMITED
Commissioning date: October 2011
Location: River De Lank, nr Bodmin
Turbine: Triple Turbine
Maximum output: 100kW
Annual generation: 300,000 kWh
Catchment area: 21.5 km2
Maximum turbine flow: 0.7 cumecs
HIGH HEAD HYDRO
Developed and built by our partner Riverpower, De Lank is a small high head site just off Bodmin Moor.
It was built on top of (and still utilises the draft tube and turbine house) of an older hydropower station that powered the neighbouring granite quarry.