Wadebridge is busily installing e-car charging points, as the days when electric vehicles become a normal choice are getting nearer.
WREN members are trialling an electric quad bike, and are very impressed. These machines are particularly interesting to organisations which have renewable generation capacity and want a vehicle which can be used on and off road.
WREN are also promoting the Peugeot Ion fully electric car available at Hawkins Motors for at a reduced price of£12,999 for an ex demo model (normal price £21,000). Quote WREN to receive 200 Wrens. Click here to find out more.
Wadebridge Energy Company partners with South West Water
For the first time in nearly ninety years, Wadebridge will have its own electricity generating company. Wadebridge Energy Company will install solar panels on roofs and is working with South West Water on an installation to power one of its treatment works.
£10,000 grants for local causes
£10,000 from the Middle Treworder solar farm has been presented to eight community groups in the Wadebridge area.Read more...
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.