John Cleveland College Community Woodheat Co-operative 1

Working with Governors and senior management at the school, Green Fox set up the John Cleveland College Community Woodheat Co-operative in April 2013. This was designed to deliver a state of the art renewable heating system that would significantly reduce the cost of heating to the school, be owned by local people and dramatically reduce the schools carbon footprint.

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John Cleveland College Community Woodheat Co-operative 2

The installation and subsequent operation of the biomass boiler went so well, the school requested a second share offer to fund the replacement of their old oil boilers within the science boiler house. In October 2015 John Cleveland College Community Woodheat Co-operative launched its second share offer…

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Thornton Lane Solar Farm at Stanton under Bardon

In 2015 Green Fox worked in partnership with Green Hedge Energy (a developer and operator of low carbon electricity generation) to develop a community owned 2.7 MW solar farm or shared ownership model in Stanton under Bardon in North West Leicestershire. Both organisations undertook extensive community consultation, visiting residents and holding public meetings.

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Leicestershire’s first electric car club at Tilton on the Hill

The car club offers instant access to cars in Tilton without the need for you to own a car yourself. You pay a monthly membership fee and an hourly rate to hire the car. It’s convenient and simple to use – book the car, turn up, drive away and at the end of your booking, you return the car back to its designated parking bay.

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Leicestershire Collaborate to Accelerate Net Zero

Green Fox Community Energy, Community Energy South(CES), and Leicestershire County Council are working in partnership to deliver a climate action programme called Community Energy Pathways. Community Energy Pathways is part of Leicestershire Collaborate to Accelerate Net Zero (Leicestershire CAN), which has been awarded £2.56m from Innovate UK, as part of their Net Zero Living Programme….

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