Tagged: renewable energy

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Clean bill of health for Auchintirrie

  Argyll and Bute Council Environmnetal Health and Environmental Protection officers find no objection to the granting of the application for two 250kW Turbines for Auchintirrie Wind Turbine Project.  The officers findings dated 23...

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Historic Scotland withdraws Objection

Historic Scotland withdraws their objection to Auchintirrie Wind Turbine Development over concerns of visual impact on the setting of Scheduled Monument Barone Fort (17/6/2015).  Following examination of the photomontage provided, Martin Brann, Historic Scotland’s...

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BCP Community Consultation Results

Thank you for your participation in the survey! Over a 6 week period Bute Community Power undertook a consultation exercise.  The prime objectives of the exercise was to gain insight on community share issue...

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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...

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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...