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Reading Climate Festival – have you booked your events?

Starting this weekend, two weeks of free events to inspire, entertain and be part of Reading’s journey to net zero carbon. There are still a few spaces on Reading Hydro’s joint event with ReadingCAN if you’re keen to explore what mo…

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Turbine house flooded

You may have noticed that our data pages were blank for most of last week. This was because we shut the plant down completely on January 6th and disconnected from the grid. Our operating procedures require us to do this if the water upstream reaches …

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Our murals get around!

The Reading Hydro murals recently featured in this scholarly article about Commando Jugenstil, the collective who created them. The murals are a fantastic talking point with visitors and passers-by of all ages, it’s great to see them appreciate…

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