Renewable Energy Projects




Selset Reservoir
RWE npower renewables

JN Bentley has recently completed a new 750kW hydropower project worth 996,000 for one of our blue-chip clients, RWE npower renewables. 

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Esholt Wastewater Treatment Works
Yorkshire Water

Our subsidiary, Mott MacDonald Bentley, has installed a hydro-turbine power station to generate renewable energy from the wastewater treatment works process at Esholt.

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Works progress at Linton Falls

Linton Falls
Linton Falls Hydroelectric Power Company Ltd

JN Bentley has installed two Archimedean screw turbines and restored the turbine house at Linton Falls in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales.  JN Bentley subsidiary, the Linton Falls Hydroelectric Power Company, owns and operates the site, which generates approximately 500,000kW-hours per year. 

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Grimwith Reservoir
Yorkshire Water

At Grimwith, water is released from the reservoir to the River Dibb. Energy was being lost and offered an opportunity for energy recovery/generation from a turbine at the point of discharge.

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Rivelin Water Treatment Works
Yorkshire Water

This renewable energy project involved installing a 120kW Francis Turbine at the inlet to the Rivelin Water Treatment Works to recover energy from the raw water as it arrives.

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