Bard college

NYSERDA sponsored

Current Hydro is the main specialist/contractor on a $1M micro hydropower project on the Bard College campus. Two sites are being extensively analyzed from technical, financial, and ecological viewpoints.

Read the Bard proposal to NYSERDA


This project is a 20 kilowatt Kaplan facility on Current Hydro principal's property in upstate New York.

Project overview 

Mill Road

The existing Mill Road dam creates a 20 acre pond which is beloved by riparian property owners as well as the Red Hook, NY community for recreation. The project will include a small 20 kilowatt hydro generation unit, noticeable flood mitigation for some property owners, and new eel migration infrastructure.

Mill Road project page