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British Solar Renewables (BSR) has struck a deal with Mongoose Energy to manage community solar projects in the UK. The five-year agreement, said to be the first of its kind, will include a 50MW portfolio of 14 solar farms. That takes the total solar portfolio managed by BSR to 586MW across 64 sites – nearly […]

‘First of a kind’ agreement will see BSR manage 50MW of community solar assets across 14 parks British Solar Renewables (BSR) has agreed a ‘first of its kind’ deal to manage 50MW of community-owned solar assets on behalf of Mongoose Energy, the two companies announced today. Read the full article here 

BSR has signed a deal to perform operations and maintenance (O&M) for Mongoose Energy’s 50MW community solar portfolio. The addition of the 14 solar parks will leave BSR with an overall O&M portfolio of 586MW and responsible for 46% of the community solar assets of England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The five-year deal is the […]

Solar developer BSR has announced that it has agreed terms with Mongoose Energy to manage a 50MW portfolio over 14 UK solar parks, a number of which are in Scotland. In what BSR are calling a “first of its kind” deal, the firm will manage more than a dozen solar farms over a five-year agreement. […]

BSR is to manage 50MW of community solar projects for Mongoose Energy in the UK. The five-year deal covers 14 projects and was awarded to BSR after a competitive tender process. Mongoose Energy performance and operations manager Dan Kingscote said: “It is vital for Mongoose and our clients to get the highest calibre O&M available, […]

The Scottish Renewables Annual Conference on 26th& 27th March, Edinburgh, Edinburgh included a talk by the highly amusing and utterly brilliant Robert Llewellyn. Best known by many as mechanoid Kryten in the hit TV sci-fi sitcom Red Dwarf and as a presenter of the TV engineering gameshow Scrapheap Challenge, Robert shared insights and anecdotes from […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 

  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 […]