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Case Studies

The Scottish Government’s Community and Renewable Energy Scheme (CARES) has already supported many communities across Scotland to install renewable technologies and benefit from the transition to net zero.

Watch our video to find out how CARES supports communities to decarbonise their community buildings, and our video celebrating community energy successes.

Browse our case studies and be inspired.

Heat Smart Orkney

Micro District Heating and Electric Minibus Charging Project

Applecross Micro Hydro: Local Power (Hydro to Heat Scheme)

Ardgour Outdoor Centre Hydro Power Utilisation Project

Dalavich Hydro

Neilston Community Wind Farm

Ardrishaig Community Trust

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