Work continues after floods

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Our hydro installation will go ahead as planned despite some of the worst floods in the Rea for around 60 years. Many people will have seen news reports of the severe floods at Neen Sollars. As well as the damage … Continue reading

Share Offer Extended until 28 September

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Despite the late start in promoting our share offer, we managed to get halfway to our target in 5 weeks, raising £153,400 so far from 87 prospective members – already a new record for a Sharenergy project despite competition from … Continue reading

Share offer carries on

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The share offer continues to have a huge amount of interest – over £24,000 worth of investment today! We’ll definitely be extending the share offer period so that more people have a chance to join the 76 prospective members we … Continue reading

Part-time Job – Member Service Co-ordinator & Bookkeeper

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We’ve got a job going in Shrewsbury. We need somebody to run the books for the co-ops we help to set up and to help them keep abreast of their ongoing administrative needs. Somebody experienced, reliable and who likes what we do – and who wants to work 2.5 days a week supporting some of… Read more »

Membership applications flooding in

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After a very slow start membership applications are starting to come in thick and fast. There is one week to go until the deadline. We want to get on with the installation as soon as possible – so if anybody’s … Continue reading

Meeting the Minister

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We’re sure his boss would approve of this type of tax-efficient investment! Ben Dodd and Jon Halle represented Woolhope Woodheat at DECC’s day for winners of LEAF funding (which we used to set up our share offer). We had an … Continue reading

Project featured in the Guardian

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We were featured in a very good piece in the Guardian today with a nice picture of Steve Dudhill harvesting wood with his working horse. The piece also highlighted share offers from other co-ops around the country. Meanwhile share applications are … Continue reading

Regenerating woodlands, generating energy

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Woolhope Woodheat’s share offer is now up and running, with applications (and cheques) coming in from prospective members. Lots of local interest, we’ve been on BBC radio, in the Ross Gazette… and going national this week. We think this co-op … Continue reading

Energy4All wins Ashden Award

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Great to see Energy4All has won an Ashden Award. Sharenergy is a spin-off from Energy4All and we still work closely with them – very proud to be associated with the pioneers of community renewables in the UK. 20MW of community-owned renewable energy generation,  7,690 co-op members – and counting! A huge thankyou to them for their ongoing… Read more »