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Chippenham could get a hydro-electric power plant

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Wiltshire Council is looking to install a hydro-electric plant at a weir in the centre of Chippenham.

The £1m scheme could provide half the power needed for a nearby council office block as well as cut the council's annual £600,000 carbon tax bill.

BBC Points West's Scott Ellis reports.

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