Monthly Archive: September 2014

20140923 Pete Visit

Local Energy Scotland Vist to Bute Community Power

Many thanks to Pete Mills, Local Energy Scotland Development Officer, for his visit to us on Bute on the 23rd.  Many thanks for his contribution and input and looking forward to further collaboration with...

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Seducing the Dark Side

Darth Vader and a Storm Trooper from the 31st Legion discussing the merits of community ownership of renewable energy projects at the Rothesay Science Fair.   Big bird dropped but was able to ally his...

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Community Owned Power Generation and Grid on Eigg

Scotland’s Islands lead the way in community owned power generation and grid.  Eigg Electric is a stand alone electricity grid on the Isle of Eigg with a mixture of hydro and wind power generation....

20140830 Birdstrike

Bus shelter Bird Strike!

Buildings are responsible for approximately 59% of all bird moralities from anthropomorphic causes.  This bus shelter in Prestwick indicates how birds wish to fly ‘through’ glass at speed end up with a broken neck!