Sharenergy are working on setting up a Shropshire and Telford Community Energy group (STCE). See www.stcenergy.org.uk. The first possible project for STCE is to take over the Twemlows solar farm near Whitchurch which is currently being held by a trust that’s looking for a community organisation to take it over (with the help… Read more »
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We’re proud to support Reading Hydro in launching their share offer. Reading Hydro aim to raise £700,000 to install two Archimedes Screw turbines for a total of 46 kW, at Caversham Weir on the River Thames, which are expected to generate 320MWh of renewable electricity each year.
The hard work of all the people involved with the Small Wind Coop came to fruition yesterday when the turbine on the Welsh site reached completion.
The treasury have announced that Social Investment Tax Relief will not replace Enterprise Investment Scheme for community energy projects with almost immediate effect. This means that members of community energy projects will be ineligible for the tax reliefs of SEIS, EIS and SITR for shares issued from November 30th 2015 (where projects are also… Read more »