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Case Study – Micro hydro Archimedes Screw turbine at Tipton Mill

Case Study – Micro hydro Archimedes Screw turbine at Tipton Mill

The Tipton Roller Mill hydro scheme comprises a 28 kW grid connected Archimedes screw turbine. The scheme is located between Tipton Weir and the Roller Mill. The turbine is housed in a newly constructed channel between the existing leat and the River Otter. The turbine will churn up to 1500 litres water per second over a 2.6m head.

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