Ynni Teg wins Community Energy Photo award

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Ynni Teg, a community energy project we help to support with a 900kW turbine near Carmarthenshire, has just one the Community Energy photo award at the 2018 Communiity Energy Awards event in Bristol on 19th October. The photo features three of the board wearing their “Powered by Wind” pants, created to promote the share offer…. Read more »

Grannell Community Energy launch Welsh wind turbine share offer

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Grannell Community Energy launched their share offer on 1st June. They are all set to start construction of a 500 kW wind turbine near to Lampeter as soon as they raise £700,000 from their share offer. The turbine will save about 600 tonnes of CO2 and will create a community fund of an estimated £5000… Read more »

Bwlchgwynt turbine successfully commissioned

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A new community wind turbine in Carmarthenshire has been commissioned exactly on schedule and in time for its FIT deadline. Construction of the 900 kW turbine started in May, and the turbine was completed and officially commissioned on 2nd August. The project has been managed by Community Energy Wales, and the construction was contracted to… Read more »

Bwlchgwynt turbine erected

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Sharenergy are assisting Community Energy Wales with an exciting project in Carmarthenshire – a 900kW EWT turbine which has been commissioned today with a share offer following in the autumn.

The Summer Sun Shines on Pomona Solar Co-operative

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Pomona’s first 140 kW solar array was commissioned on 23rd June on time and on budget, a feather in the cap of any engineering project. The Pomona board are also delighted to announce that the array is now feeding power to Hereford Casks, a local company making casks for the independent brewing industry. Chris Strange, Owner of Hereford Casks… Read more »

Update 1st June 2015

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There has been a lot of activity over the last month to make progress on the hydro scheme. We have been having detailed discussions with both civil contractors and hydro turbine installers to come to decisions about the actual construction process. Regarding the supply and installation of the turbine, during the development phase we worked… Read more »

Guided walk along route of Corwen turbine on 9th May

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For people interested in the Corwen Hydro project, we are organising a guided walk from the water intake at the reservoir to the location of the turbine house in the town on Saturday May 9th. Various people, including the board of volunteer directors, will be present to answer questions about the scheme. The direct distance… Read more »