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  • Rural Community Energy Fund launched

    Rural communities across England wanting to generate their own clean green power are being offered a helping hand with the launch of a £15 million government fund. The Rural Community Energy Fund, which is now open to applications, is designed to help with feasibility studies into renewable energy projects and cover the costs of applying for planning permission. Hopefully, projects will then be able to attract private finance to pay for renewable energy kit and get projects ...

    Posted at June 29, 2013 | By : | Categories : News,Rural Business | Comments Off on Rural Community Energy Fund launched
  • Review of tariff for non-domestic Renewable Heat Incentive

    Office blocks, factories and community centres could be among a number of buildings across the UK to benefit from more cash for renewable heat under proposals set out by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC). The DECC is consulting on increasing the non-domestic tariff levels for heat generated by ground source heat pumps, large biomass and solar thermal kit accredited under the Government’s Renewable Heat Incentive scheme (RHI). The scheme, which was launched in 2011, ...

    Posted at June 2, 2013 | By : | Categories : News,Rural Business | Comments Off on Review of tariff for non-domestic Renewable Heat Incentive