2 Nov 2009

Environmental story - the Pupu hydro scheme

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 3:46 pm on 2 November 2009

Just up-river from the famous Pupu Springs in Golden Bay there's a small historic hydroelectric scheme, the Pupu hydro scheme. In the 1980s, two local men set up a community group to restore the abandoned scheme, which has been supplying electricity back into the local grid since 1987.