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GreenPower Visit to RSPB Black Devon Wetland Reserve

GreenPower would like to say a massive thanks to RSPB Glasgow for showing a number of our staff round their Black Devon Wetlands Reserve last week. GreenPower is continuing to support RSPB by sponsoring the RSPB Nature of Scotland Community Initiative Award and this visit gave us the opportunity to see not only the type […]

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Green Breeze Energy Ltd Receives Accreditation for Drumduff Wind Farm

Green Breeze Energy Ltd, the joint partnership between GreenPower (Drumduff) Ltd and Thrive Renewables, are delighted to have received accreditation of our Drumduff Wind Farm, near Blackridge in West Lothian. The site was one of the last to be built out under the Renewable Obligation support mechanism and benefitted from a financial grace period. GreenPower […]

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GreenPower Proud to Continue Sponsorship of RSPB Nature of Scotland Community Initiative Award

GreenPower is delighted to be sponsoring the 2018 RSPB Nature of Scotland Community Initiative Award for the fifth year running. This award celebrates outstanding community-based initiatives that benefit nature and reflects GreenPower’s philosphy of “thinking globally, acting locally” and commitment to sustainable communities. Tayport Community Garden were the 2017 winners of the Community Initiative Award […]

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Drumduff Wind Farm – Successful Transition from Coal to Clean Renewable Energy

The completed Drumduff Wind Farm, a joint venture between GreenPower and Thrive Renewables (Thrive), is shown in the above film explaining the successful transition from a former open cast coal mine to producing clean renewable energy and features some beautiful drone footage. Located to the north of Blackridge in West Lothian, Scotland, construction of the […]

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Congratulations to Tayport Community Garden, Winner of GreenPower Sponsored Community Initiative Award at RSPB Nature of Scotland Awards

GreenPower was delighted to attend the RSPB Nature of Scotland Awards hosted by Mike Dilger, ecologist and natural history presenter, at the  Sheraton Grand Hotel in Edinburgh last night. GreenPower, one of the leading independent renewable energy developers in the UK, has been sponsoring the RSPB Community Initiative Award since 2014.  Sponsoring this award reflects […]

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GreenPower Continues to Support Scottish Downhill Association Academy

Despite the forecast for high winds and rain about 60 hardy riders turned up at Glencoe to enjoy a weekend of riding and to attend the AGM of the Scottish Downhill Association (SDA). The AGM held on Saturday evening updated the riders on the finances of the SDA. Despite incurring a small loss over the […]

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Millenderdale Wind Farm Environmental Statement Second Addendum Submitted

GreenPower has submitted further environmental information in support of its proposed Millenderdale Wind Farm to South Ayrshire Council. This focuses on cumulative noise and private water supplies. The planning application was submitted in June 2014 and subsequently revised in March 2016 from seven turbines to five turbines along with a reduction in maximum  turbine height […]

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