Glencarbry Wind Farm Community Fund

€32,000 | Glencarbry Wind Farm & 10km radius | 14 Ideas

Supported by Glencarbry Wind Farm, owned by Greencoat Renewables

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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.

Start an Idea
Apply with existing project

Apply for funding to help you to scale your existing project or put your existing project plan into action in your community.

Apply with existing project

Glencarbry 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 existing project and register to get your project page
  • If your application is successful, use your project page to complete a 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 Glencarbry Wind Farm
  • 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 & Pick an Idea to Start

Explore and select an idea that you want to start in your community

Apply with existing project

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

Apply with existing project

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