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20150309 Bute FM

BCP talking about RE on Bute FM

Many thanks to Maverick and Iceman for allowing me a chance to talk about Renewable Energy as a way to raise income for the community on Bute as well as making an impact on...

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CGDT – Renewable Energy for Sustainability

(this article was originally published in the Buteman 6/3/2015 under the title A lesson in trusts for Bute? Many thanks to CGDT and Eamon Hill) The Colintraive and Glendaruel Development Trust (CGDT) is looking...

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The Success of CGDT & Kilfinan!

Thanks to Eamon of Colintrive and Glendaruel Development Trust and Nicky and Richard of Kilfinan Community Forest for hosting me yesterday!  Great day learning about your plans, trials, and very impressive successes! Will write...

20150206 Locogen

Blue Skies brings Locogen back to Bute

Malcolm and Franco from Locogen were back on the Island today working on extra view points for the compilation of visuals, as requested by the Argyll and Bute Council Planning Department.  A beautiful morning with bright...

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Windflow Looking Good for Bute

Thanks to Steve Squires for making the trip to visit us here at Bute to introduce the Windflow NZ line of turbines.  Windflow turbines are already turning in Orkney and Harris and seem ideally...

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BCP secure grid connection

BCP has great pleasure in announcing that we have secured a grid connection offered by SSE. The grid connection is essential for the success of the project to be able to export the electricity...

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Season’s Greetings to you & your Family from BCP

Many thanks to you, our members, for your support through out the year! Following unanimous support from our members we will be powering towards overcoming the remaining hurdles for the Auchintirrie Farm Wind Turbine Project...