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Drumduff Wind Farm – A Big Thank You

At the beginning of June, GreenPower organised for a local florist to deliver flowers and chocolates to 15 residents living along Heights Road in Blackridge as a small thank you for their help during the delivery of the wind turbine towers and blades.  Residents kindly parked their cars elsewhere for a few days, keeping the […]

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Three Years On – SDA Academy Highlights

The GreenPower/SDA Academy has proved to be a resounding success in its first three years. Dave Munro, Secretary of the SDA said “with the invaluable support of the GreenPower team we have ‘trail blazed’ new ground in the mountain bike world and the Academy is the envy of some and the admiration of thousands”. The […]

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Works Commence on West Loch Awe Timber Haul Route

Works on the West Loch Awe Timber Haul Road commence this week to repair and replace a small number of the water crossings and to undertake other maintenance at the same time. The programme of works will run until February 2018. The works are being closely coordinated with Forest Enterprise Scotland  to minimise, where possible, […]

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Drumduff Wind Farm Nears Completion

Drumduff Wind Farm, the three wind turbine project being constructed by Green Breeze Energy Limited is nearing completion. This is a joint venture between GreenPower (Drumduff) Ltd and Thrive Renewables. All three turbines have now been constructed with reliability runs now being carried out. Take over from the contractors to Green Breeze Energy Ltd is […]

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First Two Turbines Constructed at Drumduff Wind Farm

Construction is continuing apace at Drumduff Wind Farm near Blackridge in West Lothian with the first two turbines having been built. The three wind turbine project is being constructed by Green Breeze Energy Limited, a joint venture between GreenPower (Drumduff) Ltd and Thrive Renewables. On Thursday 25th May in hot sunny conditions the tower sections […]

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GreenPower Sponsors Community Initiative Award at RSPB Nature of Scotland Awards 2017

Entries are now open for the RSPB Nature of Scotland Awards including the Community Initiative Award which GreenPower are proud to be sponsoring for the fourth year running. The prestigious event, now in its sixth year, brings together key decision-makers and supporters involved in nature conservation in Scotland to celebrate Scotland’s outstanding conservation success stories. […]

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Carraig Gheal Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund Now Open for Applications

The next funding round of the Carraig Gheal Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund main grant scheme is now open for applications from May 2017 until 31st July 2017. In the last round of funding the Steering Group approved 13 projects including a replacement boat shed for the Dalavich Improvement Group, the restoration of the beautiful […]

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