The community fund for Hill of Towie Wind Farm has been available since the commissioning of the wind farm in spring 2012. More than £90,000 per annum is now available to the local community in and around Drummuir, Keith & Mulben. RES (Renewable Energy Systems) the developer, provides the community benefit fund, REAP administers the fund, and a decision-making panel of local community representatives assesses grant applications and allocates the funds.
To be eligible for the Hill of Towie Wind Farm Community Grant Scheme groups or organisations must:
- be properly constituted and have a bank account in the organisation’s name
- operate mainly in the area of benefit – please see the map
The deadline is now closed for the latest round of funding.
Click here for the Annual Report on round 11 & 12 funding including applicant reports.
Click here for the Annual Report on round 9 & 10 funding including applicant reports.
Click here for the Aims and Objectives of the Hill of Towie Community Benefit Fund
Successful applicants can now request a certificate of award. Please get in touch with the REAP office if you would like one.