NG3230 : Power station construction at Talisker

taken 5 years ago, near to Talisker, Highland, Great Britain

Power station construction at Talisker
Power station construction at Talisker
A 50 kW micro hydro-electric scheme is being installed on the Huisgill Burn above Talisker Farm. It will produce enough electricity to power around 40 houses, most of which will be fed into the grid.
This view is looking down over the trench in which the penstock will be buried to the site where the tiny turbine house (the wood framed building on the left) is being constructed.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 7 October, 2014   (more nearby)
Friday, 10 October, 2014
Geographical Context
Energy infrastructure  Islands  Construction, Development 
Place (from Tags)
Isle of Skye 
Primary Subject of Photo
Power Station 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 325 309 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:17.4132N 6:26.4350W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 324 310
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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Hydro Electric Power 

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