Micro Hydro Scotland Off grid Energy Hydro Maintenance and Servicing

Proterra Energy

Our Story

Founded in Drumnadrochit in 2012, Proterra Energy works across Scotland delivering micro hydro power solutions on and off grid.  We work with renewables, batteries and diesel systems to balance performance with cost while minimising environmental impact.  We have been designing, installing and commissioning hydro schemes since 2012 and have a wide range of experience working on schemes from as as small as 250W up to 813kW providing service support to operators from Islay all the way to Loch Eribol on the north coast of Sutherland. 

Micro Hydro Scotland Off grid Energy Hydro Maintenance and Servicing

Our Vision

Our vision is to provide our customers with intelligent energy systems designed to meet their specific needs.  Whether you are an individual, rural business, estate or a community group we can help you harness your natural resources and make them work for you.  Central to this vision is our commitment to provide our customers with a service that is Affordable, Adaptable and Accessible.



 As an experienced team we handle every aspect of our projects from the feasibility to the construction and final commissioning.  This allows us to deliver an affordable service and means our Clients know exactly who they are dealing with every step of the way.



We are a skilled team of engineers experienced in planning and funding as well as civil, mechanical and electrical design.  We utilise these in-house capabilities to create intelligent systems suited and adapted to our Clients specific needs. 



We are based in the heart of the Highlands meaning we are always Local.  We service a large network of generation systems across Scotland and work to combine visits whenever possible, passing these savings on to our Clients.


To see some of our hydro schemes in action, check out or youtube channel on the link provided.