Heartland Community Wind is offering a number of scholarships for students from the Aberfeldy and Kenmore area (PH15 postcode) who are planning to enrol on a course at Perth College UHI. This year we are delighted to offer 6 scholarships worth £1000 each.
Heartland Community Wind is pleased to have supported four Perth College UHI students from Highland Perthshire with a scholarship for travel, materials and other costs. The students are Cristina Rodrigues, Jemima Stewart, Jordann Stewart and Hannah Merry. Heartland Community Wind
Heartland Community Wind held its first AGM today, 4 June 2016. There have quite a few issues that have needed to be ironed out since the mad rush to meet FiT deadlines back in December, but the turbines are now fully
We’re absolutely delighted to say that the turbines are now in place – just in time for another blizzard to come in. Photos and description courtesy of our heroic installation team – huge thanks to all of them. Despite everything that
We are delighted to say that all shares in the project have now been subscribed – we have over 250 members, which is fantastic. High winds and snowfall are continuing to create challenges for our installation team, but we are
We’ve a had a surge of interest in shares in response to the Govt announcement of the withdrawal of tax reliefs – there are still around 150,000 shares on offer so now is the time to apply if you want EIS
We have been very busy with installation works on site – foundations have now been poured and we’ve paid a second installment to the manufacturers so the turbines are on their way over from Germany ready to install once the concrete has set.
Works are now well underway on site with the access spur and crane pads completed – see attached photos -and the turbine foundations are due to be completed in early October. Turbines will then arrive later in October once foundations have
Against the very difficult background of drastic cuts in support for renewables, we are happy to say that Heartland Wind continues to progress to plan. We have now completed the purchase of the project from the landowner and are on
We’re delighted to say that the Heartland project has now got the green light to build. We have raised around £1.43m in total out of the £1.8m target, with 196 members signed up to date. We have now agreed payment