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
16 days and counting until the Community Windpower Challenge - 20th May 2015
The staff at Community Windpower are in full training mode attempting to achieve fitness ahead of the CWL challenge in 2 weeks time.
Planning Application submitted for Hill Rig Community Wind Farm - 20th May
Community Windpower Ltd are delighted to announce that the planning application for Hilll Rig Community Wind Farm has been submitted.
CWL are undertaking the ‘Tour de Wirral & Cheshire’ – 15th May 2015
In 3 weeks’ time, staff from Community Windpower will be dusting off their bikes and attempting to ride the 75km (50 mile) stretch from Liverpool to Chester and beyond
Planning Application submitted for Sanquhar 'Six' Community Wind Farm - 8th May
Community Windpower Ltd are delighted to announce that a planning application for an additional six turbines at our Sanquhar Community Wind Farm
Ayrshire College Students complete work placement with Community Windpower - 5th May 2015
Two students from Ayrshire College have completed a two week work placement with CWL
Planning Application submitted for Blackshaw Community Wind Farm - 1st May 2015
Community Windpower Ltd (CWL) is delighted to announce that a planning application for Blackshaw Community Wind Farm has been submitted to North Ayrshire Council
Latest Industry News
China warned over ‘insane’ plans for nuclear power plants - 26th May 2015
A leading Chinese scientist, He Zuoxiu insists the country isn’t investing enough in safety following the lift of the ‘post-Fukishima disaster reactor ban’.
Sturgeon seeks energy dialogue with UK government - 22nd May
The Scottish government is hoping for a ‘new approach’ to UK energy policy
Renewable Energy Employs 7.7 Million People Worldwide - 20th May 2015
A new report by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has found that the renewable energy sector employs 7.7 million people across the globe
$5.3 trillion energy subsidies exceed public health spending for the globe – 19th May 2015
Energy prices charged by Governments to consumers don't account for harmful health and environmental side effects adding up to a $5.3 trillion “post-tax” subsidy for energy
Higher R&D Investment for Renewable technologies Crucial for Clean-Energy Innovation - 15th May
Global investment in renewable energy technologies rose nearly 17% in 2014
Thinning Antarctic ice shelf could contribute to sea level rise – 13th May 2015
Warming oceans are the main driver for melting ice from Larsen C, an ice shelf which is twice the size of Wales, potentially releasing huge amounts of ice if it collapses
We are Patrons of East Coast FM - Listen live here.