Bids invited for hydro opportunity in North Wales, UK

Natural Resources Wales (NRW) invites bids by 20 March 2024 to develop a small hydropower plant on the NRW Estate in northern Wales, UK.

The development opportunity, referred to as Beddgelert Hydro, would involve entering a lease for use of the site, including a right of access for construction, maintenance and decommissioning, according to a tender notice published in late February. The lease would require the developer to pay an annual market rent for the use of the site based on a percentage of the gross revenue generated by the scheme.

To register interest in this notice and obtain any additional information, interested developers are invited to visit the Sell2Wales website at: Electronic responses will be accepted via the site’s Postbox facility. A user guide is available at For further information, contact: Emma-Jayne Evans, Natural Resources Wales, Commercial Development Team, Welsh Assembly Government Buildings, Rhodfa Padarn, Aberystwyth, SY23 3RU; Tel.: +44 3000653000; Email:;