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
Scottish Ministers Approve 75.5 MW of Clean, Green Energy - 21st October
Community Windpower Ltd (CWL) is delighted to announce that Aikengall IIa Community Wind Farm, situated on the border of East Lothian and Scottish Borders has been consented.
Aikengall IIa consented by Scottish Ministers
Community Windpower is delighted to announce that our Aikengall IIa Community Wind Farm, has been consented by Scottish Ministers.
CWP and Nestle reach financial milestone for Sanquhar Community Wind Farm - 27th September
Community Windpower’s Sanquhar Community Wind Farm in Dumfries & Galloway has successfully reached financial close with investment of £40m into Scottish economy.
Family Open Day at Dalry and Millour Hill Community Wind Farms a huge success - 15th August
A great day was had by all who attended Community Windpower’s Family Open Day at Dalry and Millour Hill Community Wind Farms near Dalry, North Ayrshire on Saturday 10th September.
Brad Robertson – World Champion 2016 - 24th August
Community Windpower are delighted to have sponsored Brad Robertson in his recent Tae Kwon Do competition.
Community Windpower's Summer Challenge raises over £12,000 for charity - 15th August
In June, CWL staff successfully completed a 30 mile canoeing challenge along the River Severn, raising money in aid of Tarporley Hospital.
Latest Industry News
UK climate commitments require concrete action - 17th August
The Committee on Climate Change (CCC) publishes a new report with recommendations, including that onshore wind should be provided with a route to market.
The Energy and Climate Change Committee calls for changes to UK energy policy – 17th October
A committee of MPs have concluded their recent ‘Energy Revolution and Future Challenges for UK Energy and Climate Policy’ report with the claim that large-scale battery storage...
Committee on Climate Change calls for green policies to meet the Paris Agreement - 14th October
The Committee on Climate Change (CCC) has called for strong green policies post-Brexit, especially regarding low-carbon heat goals.
Kite power offers an innovative method to harness wind energy – 12th October
Kite power, a recent innovation, offers an alternative strategy to onshore wind development which developers claim to be easy and cost-effective to install and maintain.
Scotland can achieve 50% renewable energy target by 2030, says new report - 11th October
The report “The Energy of Scotland: Heating, moving and powering our lives from now to 2030” was based on independent analysis by Ricardo Energy and Environment...
Fracking given the green light in Lancashire – 7th October
The Government approved horizontal fracking at one site in Little Plumpton, Lancashire yesterday in what could prove to be a landmark ruling for the UK shale gas industry.
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