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Mark Kenber: Scotland has its priorities right

If there was one thing that stood out for me at the 2018 Scottish Renewables annual conference in Edinburgh at the end of last month it was the high status given to social and community issues across the agenda. At a similar conference in England, there might be a panel session on community ownership and […]

13 April 2018
 

Community wind initiative to fight fuel poverty in Scotland

A new community organisation aimed at offering cheaper electricity to those living in fuel poverty in Scotland has been launched. It comes as research from community-owned renewable energy assets manager Mongoose Energy and non-profit energy supplier Our Power reveal more than a third (36%) of people in Scotland admit to living in fuel poverty. Read […]

22 March 2018
 

Mongoose Energy and Our Power tackle fuel poverty in Scotland

Mongoose Energy and Our Power have teamed up to tackle fuel poverty in Scotland with the creation of Our Community Energy – a renewable energy investment scheme. The organisation will harness the power from two Scottish community-owned wind power projects to offer cheaper electricity to those “most in need”. Read the full article here 

22 March 2018
 

Community wind initiative to fight fuel poverty in Scotland

A new community organisation aimed at offering cheaper electricity to those living in fuel poverty in Scotland has been launched. It comes as research from community-owned renewable energy assets manager Mongoose Energy and non-profit energy supplier Our Power reveal more than a third (36%) of people in Scotland admit to living in fuel poverty. Read […]

22 March 2018
 

Community wind-harnessing initiative launched to combat fuel poverty

A new community organisation has been launched to offer cheaper electricity to those most in need after a survey found that more than a third of Scots (36%) admit to living in fuel poverty. Research from community-owned renewable energy assets manager Mongoose Energy and not-for-profit energy supplier Our Power revealed that fuel poverty is particularly […]

21 March 2018
 

New Pogbie wind farm focuses on alleviating fuel poverty

  In one of the first deals of its kind in Scotland, an onshore wind farm has been financed with the goal of targeting fuel poverty in Scotland. The innovative deal structure for the new Pogbie wind farm brings together multiple stakeholders, including Mongoose Energy, the Renewable Energy Investment Fund (REIF) delivered by the Scottish […]

15 March 2018