DE LANK HYDROPOWER STATION

BARN ENERGY LIMITED

KEY FACTS

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.

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