Category Archives: Community energy

Tax breaks gone, FIT’s on the Floor, Subsidy for Gas and Nuclear. What future for community energy?

Despite everything it looks like no mater how much adversity is thrown at community energy the thing wont die! In my area it’s actually growing. Came home last night to the fantastic news that two of the latest community energy projects … Continue reading

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Review of the year 2015. National Trust Wales Going Green… still at it!

…and how was our year? 2015 was a busy as ever but our work was quite wide spread this year. Assisting colleagues across the NT with multiple projects… PV, Heat Pumps, Hydro and Biomass. Durham to St Ives, Giants Causeway … Continue reading

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Fighting back. Energy together, local energy, ‘Cyd Ynni’ and anything else we can get hold of.

Yesterday and it was a big meeting to kick off two new exiting aspect of community energy generation in our part of N West Wales. But we are also hoping we are casting the die for others to use. National … Continue reading

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AWARDS. Wales doing well in the renewables field. Lets hope the goal posts don’t get moved next year for the sector #keepfits. @WGEA15

Congratulations to all our winners!!!! Thank you to all sponsors, finalists and guests #WGEA15 pic.twitter.com/bip8LUCjXx — WGEA15 (@WGEA15) November 6, 2015 The National Trust is sometimes accused of being a bit anti on renewables by some uniformed people. But the … Continue reading

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Drowning by the shore. “Boddi wrth y lan”. #keepfits campaign

Anafon 10:10 Blog Our friends at 10:10 have developed two compelling blogs around their “keep the FITs campaign” The blogs are about two of the community energy project we work with. The built and soon to be powered up Anafon Hydro … Continue reading

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Successfull community energy event and it’s all getting consortium…ie in NW Wales on community energy

Friday was a full on community energy day in Llanberis. Five local community energy companies in the area agreed to join together to form a consortium. ( A cooperative arrangement among groups or institutions). We are served well by Community Energy Wales … Continue reading

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Eirlys and Emily start buiding the Anafon Community Hydro

Quick blog. Off to Northern Ireland for the rest of the week with the Renewable Energy Investment Program Team to hunt hydros and look at budding biomass. But could not leave (very very early in the morning!) without sharing this … Continue reading

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