Futures Forum: Sidmouth hydroelectricity
There are concrete proposals for it further west:
Futures Forum: Hydro-electricity on the River Exe
But is it necessarily a 'good thing'?
Futures Forum: The rise of hydropower: good news or bad news?
Futures Forum: Hydro-electricity on the River Amazon > of soya plantations and human displacement
Costing the Earth on Radio 4 explores the issues:
BBC Radio 4 - Costing the Earth, Demolishing Dams
With a clip here from the programme:
BBC Radio 4 - Costing the Earth, Demolishing Dams, What impact will the dam removals on the Sélune river in Normandy have on migratory fish?