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Congleton Hydro Newsletter September

Congleton Hydro Newsletter September

The Holy Trinity  Archie, you know all about, he even has his own world-wide fan club!!, The G99 Protection Relay was the focus of the August Newsletter—crucially important to allow us to connect to the external world i.e. The Grid! All good stuff but we need the...

Congleton Hydro Newsletter August

Congleton Hydro Newsletter August

We have G99 Lift Off!!!! So what? we hear you say, big deal—what has a soft ice cream with a flake, or a multi-nation economic jamboree got to do with our Hydro? Well, it is one of the most important of the approvals we need to obtain, (seems our whole lives have been...

Congleton Hydro Newsletter July 2021

Congleton Hydro Newsletter July 2021

Archie Goes Electric. Finally, Archie briefly wakes up and helps demonstrate that power can be generated from Congleton Hydro.  After rucks of testing, sensor calibrating, parameter tweaking and more testing, it was time to feed his insatiable appetite and give him a...

Join The Congleton Hydro Team! Admin Superstar Needed!

Join The Congleton Hydro Team! Admin Superstar Needed!

Congleton HydroVolunteer role descriptionRole title Documentation ControllerPurpose of the role - Devise and introduce a structured system that will enable the collation, production and maintenance of the historical design and operating documentation for...

Flash Update – Archie Awakes! Congleton Hydro

After some heart-stopping moments (well quite a few actually) we managed to open the inlet channel sluice gate and give Archie some life-giving Vaccination—water from the River Dane! As you can see from the short video clip, Archie quickly responded to his Jab!! and...

Congleton Hydro Newsletter June 2021

Congleton Hydro Newsletter June 2021

Wot! the Access Track has disappeared. Access Track filled in with “spoil” from construction.Now we cannot go backwards—only forwards!! However, before the slippery downhill slope started its return to nature and the access track across the field was returned to its...

Congleton Hydro Newsletter May 2021

Congleton Hydro Newsletter May 2021

Breakthrough!!!! To the open waters and beyond!Welcome to the latest (May 2021) Congleton Hydro Newsletter. After the euphoria of getting Archie successfully installed into his new home, it has been back to the grind, focussing on the completion of the site...

Congleton Hydro Newsletter April 2021

Congleton Hydro Newsletter April 2021

As Snug as a Bug in a Rug!!!!Well, as you can see from the image, Archie—the heart of the hydro system has been installed in his permanent home. In last month’s newsletter we asked you all to keep fingers crossed, keep touching wood and pray for decent weather---well...

Join the Congleton Hydro Team! Volunteer Financial Controller

Join the Congleton Hydro Team! Volunteer Financial Controller

We are looking for someone to join our team to keep detailed records of all income and expenditure, preparation of quarterly VAT returns and preparation of the annual financial report. Recording all receipts and payments to the Society’s bank account in a software...

Archie’s fame is growing! He has received his first fan letter!

Archie’s fame is growing! He has received his first fan letter!

It seems Archie's fame is growing! He has received his first fan letter! "Dear Archie, We haven’t been formally introduced but Bob has told me a lot about you, so I hope that you will receive this greeting as from “ a friend” We all realise that you, Archie, whose...

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