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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Moorhouse solar array taking shape

View of part of Moorhouse array showing 5 landscape panel layout – Avonmouth windturbines in background View under panels The Moorhouse array is now taking shape with panels installed in one field and the majority of the frame tables now

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BEC Community Wind Farm

Bristol Energy Cooperative’s first community owned wind farm – help make it happen! Latest: The application was refused by South Gloucestershire Council at the planning meeting on 11 December.On Thursday 11 December, the M48 wind farm is finally coming to

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Moorhouse Farm Solar Array – now under construction.

Boundary fencing with security cameraFollowing a couple of holdups the solar array is now under construction with access tracks, fencing and boundary security systems largely in place. You can see one of the cameras and connection box on the pole

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