Yearly Archives: 2015

Ham Lane Goes Live!

    Our latest project at Ham Lane was commissioned this week and went live on Wednesday 25 November. This means that we have now developed some 2.7 MW of clean renewable electricity generation, enough to power 750 homes. Ham

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How to claim your Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) relief

How to Claim EIS Relief Once HMRC have authorised the tax submissions made by Low Carbon Gordano we will be permitted to distribute to all qualifying investors a Form EIS 3 which sets out the amount invested and states that

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Interest rate and community benefit fund agreed at AGM

At the Annual General Meeting held in Portishead on Wednesday 23 September 2015 the board proposed the payment of 7% interest on shares for the year ending March 2015. The board also recommended that an initial contribution to the Community

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Contract placed for Ham Lane Solar Array

  Following the successful conclusion of the community share offer, the contract for building the Ham Lane Solar Array has now been placed with Solarsense.  Orders have been placed for the solar panels, inverters, and the ground mounting system. We

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Ham Lane Share Offer Success!!

Ham Lane share offer reaches target!! We are delighted to be able to announce that our share offer to fund the Ham Lane solar array has reached its target within the original 6 week deadline. We have now received £965,000

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Ham Lane Share Offer reaches 70% of target

After five weeks the Ham Lane share offer has reached £645,000 which is 70% of the target of £930,000. So a massive thank you to everyone who has invested so far. The response is very much as we expected it

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Ham Lane Share Offer reaches £350,000

After 3 weeks the Ham Lane Solar Array share offer has raised over £350,000. This is considerably more than the Moorhouse Lane share offer at the same point so we are confident that we will raise the £923,000 we need

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Ham Lane share offer gets EIS status

Ham Lane Share Offer now approved for 30% EIS tax relief. HMRC have just written to us to confirm that the Ham Lane Share Offer will be eligible for 30% EIS tax relief. This means that so long as you

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Mayor launches Moorhouse Solar Array

The sun shone on Saturday 9 May as George Ferguson, the Mayor of Bristol, formally launched our first solar project at Moorhouse Lane in front of 150 members and guests. George Ferguson, Mayor of Bristol,  speaking at the launch of

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Second Share Offering Launched: Funding the Ham Lane Solar Array

This is a very exciting time for Low Carbon Gordano and our vision for the community ownership of our local energy supplies and I am delighted to introduce our second share offer to raise £923 000. The money will be

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