Community Windpower is at the forefront of wind energy development in the UK with over 800MW built, under construction and in development. As renewable energy specialists, we are fully experienced in the identification, design, development, construction and operation of onshore wind energy projects.
Community Windpower News
First instalment of £2.5m community benefit package from Calder Water Wind Farm - 31st October
Calder Water Wind Farm’s first year of Community Benefit Funding of £97,500, has been paid to South Lanarkshire Council’s Renewable Energy Fund (REF).
Our Committment to Scotland's Charity Air Ambulance (SCAA) - 13th October
Community Windpower donated £5,000 to the SCAA earlier this year to support their vauable, life-saving work.
Working Partnership and Patronage continues with North Ayrshire Foodbank - 24th September
£12,000 donated to North Ayrshire Foodbank thanks to Dalry & Millour Hill Community Wind Farms
Spango Community Wind Farm
Public Exhibitions about Spango Community Wind Farm, located in Dumfries and Galloway, are taking place in Kirkconnel and Sanquhar (24-25th Sept)
CWP sponsorship enables 10 year old to enjoy 3 week visit to Ayrshire
Community Windpower Ltd is Patron of the Ayrshire Link of the Chernobyl Children’s Lifeline charity and through their annual donation of £500, is proud to provide sponsorship for o
Dunbar Sportsman Takes on the World at Tae Kwon Do
Gavin Robertson received sponsorship of £1,000 from Community Windpower Ltd to cover costs associated with competing at the World Championships
Latest Industry News
$9.3bn pledged to Green Climate Fund by thirty countries – 21st November
Thirty nations meeting in Berlin pledge funding to help developing countries tackle global warming and cut emissions.
UN warns carbon emissions must be zero by 2070 to prevent climate disaster - 19th November
‘Negative emissions’ are needed globally by the second half of the century to limit dangerous climate change.
Onshore wind farm opposition risks UK jobs, says Ed Davey - 18th November
Energy secretary says Tory ideological stance is putting off investors and lack of turbines will raise consumer bills
2014 set to be the hottest year on record in Scotland – 14th November
This year is on course to be the hottest and one of the wettest ever recorded in Scotland.
Growth in UK wind industry employment – 12th November
British wind is delivering jobs and investment according to RenewableUK’s latest annual report.
IPCC target of zero emission by 2100 is rejected by Poland
The IPCC’s recommendation to phase out fossil fuels by end of century to avoid dangerous global warming is categorically rejected by Poland and other Eastern European countries
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