Hacking Hydro Power on a Remote Scottish Island

Hacking Hydro Power on a Remote Scottish Island

On the remote Isle of Eigg, energy options are limited. When faced with the choice of a diesel generator or no power at all, John, a postman, decided to generate his own power using a simple hydro system that feeds off his own natural water source.

Filmed by Matthew Somerville Music by Greg Thomas (https://www.musicbed.com/artists/greg…)
Additional Audio and Drone Footage by Ben Cormack

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