Community pool looks at powering into the future
A water wheel could power a community swimming pool into the future.
The trust that runs Wigton Baths says that utilising hydro power will not only help with keeping costs down, but could also become a much-loved feature of the town’s popular Millenium Walk attraction.
The project is just one of several ambitious ideas the trust has included on a wish list of things they hope to achieve in the future.
A feasibility study has already been carried out into how the pool could use renewable energy.
Of the two hydro power methods looked at, the water wheel was considered the best.
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