The Trust is always looking at ways that could lead to the rebuilding of the Pier to its former length. Any scheme has to be viable and financially self supporting.
This is one such scheme that is worth investigating. The EU target for 2020 is that 33% of our energy is to be from renewable sources.
Could Herne Bay become a green town – harnessing sea, wind and sun?
Government target is to build 5 – 7 tidal lagoons in UK. A company called Tidal Lagoons Power is already investigating the practicalities of building such generation projects at these six locations.
Could Herne Bay be the seventh?