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Dave Munro of the SDA Talks about GreenPower Partnership with Wideopenmountainbike.com

Dave Munro of the Scottish Downhill Association recently spoke with Pete Scullion of Wideopenmountainbike.com about a GreenPower supported Elite Privateer programme. This programme will support those riders selected for the current season and is totally separate from the GreenPower sponsorship of the SDA. Dave had explained to Rob Forrest, owner of GreenPower, that he “always […]

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GreenPower Helps Celebrate Scotland’s Nature Champions

GreenPower are once again delighted to be sponsoring the Community Initiative Award at the RSPB Nature of Scotland Awards for the sixth year running. This award will go to an outstanding community-based initiative that clearly demonstrates what they have done for the benefit of nature. The project should be developed and led by the people […]

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Rob Forrest, CEO of GreenPower, Re-Elected as Chair of Scottish Renewables

Rob Forrest, CEO of GreenPower, is delighted to have been re-elected as a Director and Chair of Scottish Renewables, the voice of Scotland’s renewable energy industry. An election for posts was held recently with a record number of candidates and votes cast with a turnout of nearly 60%. Rob, elected for a further three years, […]

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GreenPower Supports RSPB Black Devon Wetlands

GreenPower is delighted to be furthering its support for RSPB by contributing funding which will be used to develop the visitor facilities at the RSPB Black Devon Wetlands reserve in Alloa. We have been sponsoring the Community Initiative Award for the RSPB Nature of Scotland Awards for the last five years and we are glad […]

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Drumduff Wind Farm wins Sustainable Development Award at Scottish Green Energy Awards

We are delighted to have received the Sustainable Energy Award for Drumduff Wind Farm at the prestigious Scottish Green Energy Awards last night. This is a fantastic result for all involved in the Drumduff Wind Farm project, a joint venture between GreenPower and Thrive Renewables. These awards recognise excellence within renewable energy and celebrate organisations, […]

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Ninewells Community Garden Wins Nature of Scotland Community Initiative Award

GreenPower was delighted for the fifth year running to sponsor the Community Initiative Award at the RSPB Nature of Scotland Awards on Thursday 22 November 2018.  The awards celebrate excellence, innovation and outstanding achievement in nature conservation and there were many inspiring people and projects shortlisted. Ninewells Community Garden was the very worthy winner of […]

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GreenPower/SDA Academy Riders for 2018-2019

The Scottish Downhill Association Academy riders for the coming year have recently been announced: All at GreenPower wish the selected riders all the best for the coming year. The SDA races for 2019 are:

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GreenPower/SDA Academy Round-up for 2017/18

Ben Cathro at Sick Skills and Ronan Taylor from Taylor Trail Tuition provided the coaching for the Academy riders in 2017/18.  The training sessions have focussed on: Developing riders core skills which include body positioning, bike movement and braking which are vital for controlled riding. This training took place at Ae Forest in Dumfrieshire in […]

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GreenPower Celebrates Nature’s Heroes at the Nature of Scotland Awards

Brought to you by RSPB Scotland and co-sponsored by Scottish Natural Heritage, The Nature of Scotland Awards recognises excellence, innovation and outstanding achievement in nature conservation. This year there are a record number of nominations celebrating those dedicated to protecting our precious natural heritage and GreenPower is delighted to be sponsoring the Community Initiative Award […]

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