Report: No ‘Fatal Flaws’ Exist For Hydropower in Collinsville

May 17th, 2011 | By | Category: Clean energy, Energy

GZA engineers reported in the study that there are no “fatal flaws” that could permanently derail the project, and that the development of one or both dam sites offers Canton “the opportunity to generate essentially all of the power consumed by Town facilities through clean, renewable hydropower.”

“Development of the sites would facilitate fish passage at the dams, which is an important goal in itself,” the engineers reported. “Hydropower at the Upper and Lower Collinsville Dams is also consistent with the history of the Town and its surroundings and restores a valuable resource to productive use.”

Read more here: Report: No ‘Fatal Flaws’ Exist For Hydropower in Collinsville – Canton, CT Patch.

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