Global Vision

United Nations Sustainability Development Goal 7

World Small Hydropower Development Report 2016

Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all.

The Carruthers Wheel


The Carruthers Wheel is uniquely placed to safely harness low head hydro in the places of greatest need.

Sub-Saharan Africa

Renewable energies in Africa - EU JRC

Sub-Saharan Africa has the greatest need and the greatest concentration of sites suitable for the Carruthers Wheel.

Very Low Head Hydro


This is the largest untapped hydro resource globally. The Carruthers Wheel make this profitable for the first time.

Enviromentally Friendly


The Carruthers Wheel can harness nature with the smallest environmental footprint.

Electricity unlocks development

The United Nations World Water Development Report 2014:
Water and Energy. Paris, UNESCO.

Off all the UN's goal electricity is seen as the one that unlocks the rest.