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Gwynt y Môr Community Fund

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A fund of £19 million is available from Gwynt y Môr Offshore Wind Farm for communities in coastal areas of Conwy, Denbighshire and Flintshire

GYM Offshore Wind Farm, located off the coast of North Wales, is the world’s second largest wind farm. This innovative wind farm has the potential to generate enough renewable energy to power the equivalent annual needs of approximately 400,000 average UK households. It represents a total investment of more than £2 billion, currently shared between Innogy SE (50%); Stadtwerke München GmbH, Munich’s municipal utilities company (30%); the UK Green Investment Bank (10%) and Siemens (10%).

The fund is open for small applications up to £10,000. It will be able to fund both capital and revenue projects that focus on the three themes of the fund:

  • Building strong, cohesive and sustainable communities
  • Developing prosperous, enterprising communities with strong economic growth
  • Reducing poverty and inequality in communities

 

Download the application forms and guidance notes here:

Applicant guidelines

Small Grant Application Form 

 

The Gwynt y Mor Fund is now open to applications for our large grant fund (over £10k) up until 1st March 2018

We are accepting applications up to £50k either in a one off payment or a sliding scale over up to three years (max £50k in total)

Contact us for an initial discussion and an application form

Eligibility map (Click to enlarge):

For more information read our FAQs page here

Or contact Neil Pringle on neilpringle@cvsc.org.uk or 01492 523845

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