Torrs Hydro, New Mills

Torrs Hydro is a community-owned hydro-electric plant. Clean, green energy is generated by river water flowing through our reverse Archimedes screw “Archie” and sold to the local Co-op supermarket. The project is owned by 230 shareholders.

Directions: There is a path down into the Torrs Riverside Park from New Mills Bus Station and another from New Mills Central train station. New Mills Newtown train station is a short walk away. Parking at Torr Top car park is free for the first hour, and 50p/hour thereafter. Torrs Riverside Park is in a picturesque gorge below the town and sensible footwear is needed.

There is no postcode for the site. See Torrs Hydro's website for more travel directions.

Torrs Hydro will also be open on 17th May, 1pm-3pm



Torrs Riverside Park
St. Johns Road
New Mills
United Kingdom
Date / Time: 
Saturday, May 16, 2015 -
13:00 to 15:00

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