FOUR WINDS ENERGY CO-OPERATIVE
Two turbines, one near Duckmanton near Chesterfield and one between Grimethorpe and Cudworth called Shafton Turbine. Both located on former colliery sites.
Community Share Offer
We raised £3.4m through a share offer in Summer 2014.
To combat climate change by financing a reliable source of renewable energy, provide local people and other investors with a stable, reliable source of income, and help the area transition to a low carbon future economy.
The wind turbines provide a number of associated benefits for the area. These include boosting the local economy by making sure profits stay in the area, contributions to community initiatives and local business rates paid.
|8 Directors, each of whom carry out roles that deliver specific support to the benefit of the Co-op|
|The Board appointed Energy4All to carry out the day-to-day management & administration of the Co-op|
|Profits from the turbines are distributed to community funds in the local area|
|2 Turbines generating 2,514 MWh per year|