Nov
27
2018
Jon Halle

Be part of keeping UK community-owned wind power alive

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Posted Nov 27 2018 by Jon Halle of Sharenergy
Could you help Sharenergy and the Small Wind Co-op team keep community-owned wind power alive?

From launching Scotland’s first 100% co-operatively-owned wind turbine to supporting community solar and hydro-electricity projects across the country, Sharenergy are working hard to keep UK community-owned wind power and more alive in the UK. Read more …

Jun
14
2018
Jon Halle

What does the future look like for community energy? Interview with Jon Hallé of Sharenergy

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Posted Jun 14 2018 by Jon Halle of Sharenergy
Jon Halle shares his thoughts about the future of community energy

On the NonCorporate blog, we’ll be interviewing people who are out there building a non-corporate economy on the ground right now. We’ll be finding out exactly what they’re doing, what they’ve achieved, what problems they face and what they’d like to see change – and we’ll be asking them how we might co-ordinate the non-corporate sector to punch above our weight. Read more …

Jul
8
2016
Jon Halle

Here’s how to get your electricity from a new co-operative with medium-sized wind turbines on farms

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Posted Jul 8 2016 by Jon Halle of Sharenergy
small-wind-coop

The Small Wind Co-op is a new co-operative, putting up three wind turbines on farms in Scotland and Wales. Anyone from anywhere in the UK can join – we’re offering good returns of 4.5% to 6.5% and even the opportunity to use the electricity generated in your own home. Read more …

Jul
6
2015
Jon Halle

How to get George Osborne to buy you shares in a wind turbine

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Posted Jul 6 2015 by Jon Halle of Sharenergy
osborne

No, this isn’t a scam – you can get tax relief on shares in community energy. But it’s not charity – you don’t have to part with your money. It’s an investment, and one that is projected to give you a 7% return – much more than a bank savings account. Read more …

Apr
29
2015
Jon Halle

Announcing Sharenergy’s largest ever community energy share offer

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Posted Apr 29 2015 by Jon Halle of Sharenergy
wind turbine

Sharenergy is happy to announce the launch of its largest ever share offer. We’ll be raising £1.35m to add to the £450,000 already subscribed for Heartland Community Wind in Scotland. Shares will attract EIS tax relief under the extension to EIS recently announced. Read more …

Nov
6
2014
Jon Halle

New share offers in community-owned renewable energy projects around the UK

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Posted Nov 6 2014 by Jon Halle of Sharenergy
sharenergy

Pomona Solar launched its pioneer share offer during h-Energy festivities on 11th October in Hereford. Pomona’s first scheme is for a 250kW solar PV array that will supply low-cost electricity to small businesses located on the site. Read more …

Jun
7
2014
Jon Halle

Ethical investments in renewable energy – you can make it happen

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Posted Jun 7 2014 by Jon Halle of Sharenergy

A quick update on Sharenergy-supported projects and share offers. Firstly some great news – the first wind turbine supported by Sharenergy is now up and running in Dingwall Read more …

Nov
1
2013
Jon Halle

Community-owned energy: how to sideline the big energy companies

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Posted Nov 1 2013 by Jon Halle of Sharenergy

A quick Halloween update from Sharenergy. We’re very proud to say we are involved in 4 great share offers at the moment – spanning wind, hydro, solar and woodfuel technologies and across a swathe of the UK Read more …

Jul
8
2013
Jon Halle

Two more community-owned renewables schemes that you can get involved with

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Posted Jul 8 2013 by Jon Halle of Sharenergy

If you would like to see more community-owned co-operative renewable energy projects in the UK, there are practical ways that you can help. Over to Jon for some schemes you can invest in Read more …

Sep
26
2012
Jon Halle

Woodheat community share offer: 10% left

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Posted Sep 26 2012 by Jon Halle of Sharenergy
woolhope

Woolhope Woodheat are now up to 90% of their share total with 2 days to go. Thats £27,000 more we need with a mighty £247,650 already subscribed for by 127 prospective members.

Read more …

Jun
26
2012
Jon Halle

The Woolhope Woodheat Project

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Posted Jun 26 2012 by Jon Halle of Sharenergy
woolhope

You might like to have a look at our project which covers a load of bases – reducing carbon emissions, protecting neglected woodland, creating employment in woodland management, providing greener heat for hard-to-heat buildings. Read more …

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