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Strathaven Airfield

Strathaven Airfield is Scotland’s oldest continually used airstrip and the third oldest operational airfield on the west of Scotland mainland. It wa...

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Cullen Community and Residential Centre

The Cullen Community and Residential Centre in Cullen, Moray, provides a wide range of indoor and outdoor facilities for community groups, activities ...

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The Shieling Project

Technology: 3.15kW solar PV panels plus 3.8kWh LifePO battery, and biomass system (30 kW log boiler)

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Nairn Community and Arts Centre

Project name: Nairn Community and Arts Centre


Battery options guide

This battery summary table aims to help communities which are considering options for batteries.


Local energy supply

Information about different business models including power purchase agreements, and different ways to sell to consumers.


Electrical energy storage

All you need to know about electrical energy storage.

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Solar Connected Communities: Inverness Masjid

The Feed-in Tariff (FIT) scheme closed to new applications in March 2019. Ofgem offered community organisations a 12-month extension through a simple ...

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East Coast Organics

East Coast Organics runs an organic farm and vegetable delivery service near Pencaitland, East Lothian. The business has a 28kW solar PV array that ge...

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Inch Farm, Pittenweem

John Whiteford runs Inch Farm in Pittenweem, Fife. He has a 60 kW solar PV array on the potato storage sheds on his farm, providing much of the electr...

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EastHeat (Edinburgh and Surrounding Towns Heat Energy Action through Thermal-Storage) was a project led by Sunamp Ltd in partnership with Castle Rock ...

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