|WREN’s subscribing and voting members||1046|
|WREN Solar PV||75 installations - 575 kWp||See in map view|
|WREN influenced Solar PV||1000 kWp|
|Renewable Heat Installations||55 installations – 850 kW|
|WREN influenced renewable heat||3 installations – 510 kW|
|Household insulation - CERT funded||110 households|
|Household energy monitors installed||100 homes|
|Electric vehicles to date||6|
|WREN Community Fund offer||£10,000 allocation made to date|
|Introduced the Wren – the Wadebridge pound||Wr 3,000 already in circulation anther 1700 about to be released|
WREN has also:
- Faciliatated St Breock wind-farm repower with REG Windpower, and is managing a £50,000 community fund
- Educational/outreach/fuel poverty activities in schools, energy awareness days, exhibitions, advice
- Opened the WREN Energy Shop in central Wadebridge
Vote for locally owned energy
The Wadebridge Renewable Energy Network (WREN) has applied for two grants from Energyfund Cornwall to make a significant step forward for locally-owned community energy. However, to have a chance of winning them it needs to demonstrate support through on-line voting by its supporters for both projects.
The 5 Wren note made its debut at Wadebridge Museum on 30th July.
The Wren is Wadebridge’s local currency, the only one in Cornwall.Read more...
A £10,000 fund is available for community projects to benefit people living in Wadebridge, St Kew, St Mabyn and Egloshayle.
The money comes from the Middle Treworder Solar Farm under a “Section 106” agreement made when it was given permission to go ahead, and is available as grants to voluntary and not-for-profit organisations and community groups in the area around the solar farm.Read more...