Renewables First - Securing a clean energy future, profitably

The Hydro and Wind Company

Securing a clean energy future, profitably
Renewables First - Securing a clean energy future, profitably

The Hydro and Wind Company

Securing a clean energy future, profitably
Renewables First - Securing a clean energy future, profitably

The Hydro and Wind Company

Securing a clean energy future, profitably
Renewables First - Securing a clean energy future, profitably

The Hydro and Wind Company

Securing a clean energy future, profitably
Renewables First - Securing a clean energy future, profitably

The Hydro and Wind Company

Securing a clean energy future, profitably
Renewables First - Securing a clean energy future, profitably

The Hydro and Wind Company

Securing a clean energy future, profitably
Renewables First - Securing a clean energy future, profitably

The Hydro and Wind Company

Securing a clean energy future, profitably
Rewnewables First - Securing a clean energy future, profitably

The Hydro and Wind Company

Securing a clean energy future, profitably

Working in the UK, the Republic of Ireland, Africa and Overseas, Renewables First are engineering consultants and project delivery experts, specialising in Hydropower and Windpower. We have whole-project capability, taking projects from initial feasibility, through consenting and design and on to construction and commissioning. Our focus is on quality and performance, ensuring your completed project will operate reliably and efficiently into the

Hydropower

Renewables First are leaders in small scale hydropower development . Our full project capability backed by years of experience with many hydro projects means your project is deliverable and in very capable hands.

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Windpower

Renewables First, specialists in small to medium scale wind turbine experts in development, consenting and installation processes, delivering high quality projects to landowners, businesses and community groups.

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Project Blog

Read more about our exciting and innovative hydro and wind power projects in our project blog pages – see our most recent projects below. Our experience with Hydropower and Windpower projects is wide and varied, covering all types of turbines across a range of scales and locations and our full project capability means your project is in safe hands from initial project feasibility assessment through to construction and operation – Renewables First does the lot!

Hydropower Projects

Cochwillan hydro power scheme installed by Renewables First

Cochwillan hydro power scheme installed by Renewables First

The Cochwillan hydro scheme utilises a large GoFlo self-cleaning screen located on the water intake. GoFlo screens are fully automated and self-cleaning screens, with a rotating mesh that scoops debris out of the water and deposits it in a trough to be flushed downstream of the turbine. read more
Radyr Weir hydro scheme commissioned

Radyr Weir hydro scheme commissioned

The Radyr Weir hydro scheme located on the River Taff, South Wales, is now fully completed and operational. The 2 x 200 kW Archimedes screw turbines, with their combined capacity of 400 kW, were commissioned in December 2015. read more

Windpower Projects

Norvento nED 100 turbine at Pembrokeshire site

Norvento nED 100 turbine at Pembrokeshire site

This single turbine wind power development in Pembrokeshire, utilises a Norvento nED 100 turbine. Renewables First were responsible for the pre-installation phases, including the all important site finding, detailed feasibility and planning applications. read more
Wind turbine commissioning at Blacktoft

Wind turbine commissioning at Blacktoft

With the wind turbine commissioning complete, the turbine was officially handed over to Blacktoft Nursery. Four months later in spring sunshine, we returned to the site and took a selection of photographs of the 500 kW wind turbine in operation. read more
 

Are you considering a hydropower project?

Renewables First have full project capability and offer hydropower services from initial feasibility study through system design to installation.

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Take the Wind Site Self-Assessment

Is your site suitable for a wind turbine? Take the free Wind Site Self-Assessment, step 1 of our modular windpower feasibility study and find out.

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Renewables First Learning Centres

Our Learning Centres contain answers to many of the frequent questions about Hydropower and Windpower, covering general principals, performance, finance and various fundamental technical concepts.