All systems go for Pen y Cymoedd Community Fund


Things are really moving on now with the £1.8 million a year Pen y Cymoedd Wind Farm Community Fund, set up for the benefit of host communities in the upper Afan, Cynon, Neath and Rhondda valleys. The new, independent Community Interest Company (CIC) set up to manage it is gearing up for business in earnest!

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Community Fund – Summer Drop ins – Feedback and Thank you!


Around 100 of you came along to our Community Fund drop ins just before the Summer. We would like to thank you for taking the time to come and talk to us and hope you have made good progress developing your ideas since then.

You asked us many questions at the events and we were able to provide guidance regarding the next steps for many of you.

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Board Member Recruitment – Press Release

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We sent out this press release to local media today.

Wales’s largest wind farm community fund starts board member recruitment
Pen y Cymoedd wind farm Community Fund gearing up for first payments in 2016

Vattenfall, the Swedish energy company, has started recruitment for board members who will manage Wales’s largest community energy fund.

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