Knockacummer Wind Farm Community Fund - Meelin

€28,333 | Meelin & 5km radius
Start an Idea

Choose an idea from the portfolio below to start in your community, and we’ll give you the information, tools, support and funding to get started.

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Apply with a new or existing project

Apply for grant funding for a new or existing project that you or your organisation has designed or already started in your community.

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Proven ideas and funding for your community

Knockacummer Wind Farm and Greencoat Renewables' commitment to a sustainable future extends beyond the renewable energy they generate. They strive to operate in a responsible and sustainable manner for the benefit of all their stakeholders, including those living close to the wind farms they own. Through this fund you can start a new project or expand an existing project to improve your community, school or neighbourhood.

How it works
  • Select an idea listed below or submit your new or existing project and register to get your project page
  • Use your project page to complete the 30 Day Challenge
  • Submit a photo and your action plan
  • Let us know what impact you are having in your community
Who can apply
  • You live within 10km of Knockacummer Wind Farm and within 5km of Meelin
  • You're passionate about building a thriving community where you live
  • You are an individual, an existing local group or a community organization
What you get
  • Seed funding to start your selected idea
  • Free starter resource pack, mentorship and technology tools to get started
  • Additional impact funding, once you report back on the social/environmental impact of your active project

Explore ideas

Choose an idea to start in your community. See terms & conditions.

Apply with a new or existing project

Have your own idea or existing project? Explore the terms and challenge criteria, then submit your own project for funding.

Applications for new or existing projects close on 5 May, 2024.