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Dunbar Street Art Trail 2017 Dunbar Street Art Trail 2017

BeGreen was delighted to be home to lots of fabulous artwork for the Dunbar Art Trail that was held in August. With such a fantastic space we had a huge variety...read more



CWL and BeGreen thrilled for Danielle Joyce and her Turkish delight! – 18th August CWL and BeGreen thrilled for Danielle Joyce and her Turkish delight! – 18th August

Community Windpower and BeGreen Dunbar are delighted to have donated £500 to Danielle Joyce who represented Great Britain in the Deaflympics in July. Danielle...read more



"5 in 5" - £500 donation!!

“5 in 5” - £500 donation!!Community Windpower & BeGreen Dunbar were delighted to attend a fundraising event at Hallhill, Dunbar on Sunday...read more



Dunbar United Colts 2004 – Kit Bag Donation Dunbar United Colts 2004 – Kit Bag Donation

With the new football season just about to begin Community Windpower wanted to make sure their team went out in style!! Community Windpower have been patrons...read more



Dunbar RNLI - £300 donation - July 2017 Dunbar RNLI - £300 donation - July 2017

Dunbar RNLI were delighted to receive a cheque from Community Windpower for the sum of £300. The money had been raised at the recent Aikengall Open Day....read more



The Ridge - Backlands Donation July 2017 The Ridge - Backlands Donation July 2017

The Ridge – Backlands DonationCommunity Windpower are delighted to have donated £1544 to The Ridge. The Ridge has been running for that last 5 years...read more



Dunbar Junior Running Club Dunbar Junior Running Club

Dunbar Running Club – iPad DonationWhen Dunbar Running & Athletics Club Juniors approached us to help with various funding, Community Windpower “jumped”...read more



Aikengall Open Day - 24th June 2017 Aikengall Open Day - 24th June 2017

Aikengall Windfarm Open Day – June 24th 2017Community Windpower and BeGreen Dunbar were delighted to open our Aikengall Windfarm to the public on Saturday...read more



Dunbar Colts 2004 - Awards Night - 22nd June 2017 Dunbar Colts 2004 - Awards Night - 22nd June 2017

It’s that time of year again!! Dunbar Colts Football Awards night sponsored by Community Windpower. Community Windpower were delighted to sponsor this...read more



Dunbar Civic Week - 17th June 2017 - Donation Dunbar Civic Week - 17th June 2017 - Donation

Dunbar Civic Week began on 17th June with a colourful parade along the High Street that continued into Lauderdale Park where the celebrations really got started!...read more



June 2017 - Innerwick Primary School - Football Strips June 2017 - Innerwick Primary School - Football Strips

Community Windpower are no stranger to supporting football teams, having been patrons of the Dunbar Colts 2004 team for a number of years. So when Innerwick Primary...read more



Moonwalk Pop Up Cafe - 10th June 2017 Moonwalk Pop Up Cafe - 10th June 2017

The BeGreen office was transformed on Saturday 10th of June into a wonderful café! The café was the idea of 4 young girls, Erin & Isla Ross...read more



Home Energy Scotland - Open Surgery - 8th June 2017 Home Energy Scotland - Open Surgery - 8th June 2017

BeGreen Dunbar was host to Home Energy Scotland on Thursday 8th of June. Experts Dagmara & Jad popped down for the day to update the BeGreen team on all the...read more



Aikengall & Aikengall II Family Open Day - 24/06/17 10-3pm Aikengall & Aikengall II Family Open Day - 24/06/17 10-3pm

Come out and enjoy a fun-filled family day out at your local wind farm!! Saturday 24th June, 10am-3pmFree children's activities, games, rides and family activitiesFree...read more



The Sandpiper Trust - £3000 donation The Sandpiper Trust - £3000 donation

The Sandpiper Trust - £3000Community Windpower are delighted to have donated £3000 to The Sandpiper Trust. This money has been used to purchase life-saving...read more



GoMacy's Pop Up Shop - 26th & 27th January - £3696 GoMacy's Pop Up Shop - 26th & 27th January - £3696

The BeGreen office was delighted to host the GoMacy Pop up shop for two days at the end of January. Local girl Macy is in desperate need of an operation on her...read more



Open Days at BeGreen Dunbar Open Days at BeGreen Dunbar

BeGreen was home to two road shows the week beginning 16th January. First of all we had Home Start East Lothian in doing a recruitment drive for new volunteers...read more



Care & Repair Draught Proofing Scheme - £1250 Donation Care & Repair Draught Proofing Scheme - £1250 Donation

Community Windpower are proud to be working alongside Care & Repair East Lothian. Care & Repair are offering free draught proofing in the area thanks...read more



£2000 donated to Dunbar Trades Association for Small Business Saturday - 3rd December 2016 £2000 donated to Dunbar Trades Association for Small Business Saturday - 3rd December 2016

Small Business SaturdaySmall Business Saturday was celebrated up and down the country on Saturday 3rd December 2016. The day celebrates small businesses and enterprises...read more



Innerwick Primary School - Funding - 1st December 2016 Innerwick Primary School - Funding - 1st December 2016

Innerwick Primary SchoolCommunity Windpower are delighted to have handed over a cheque to the children of Innerwick Primary School on the 1st of December. The...read more



Innerwick Primary School Trip - 15th November 2016 Innerwick Primary School Trip - 15th November 2016

A lovely sunny day saw P3-P7 pupils from Innerwick Primary School take a trip up to the Forth Road Bridge in Edinburgh. A very fitting trip as the pupils have...read more



Dunbar Colts 2004 - Awards Night - 10th November Dunbar Colts 2004 - Awards Night - 10th November

Community Windpower have been proud patrons of Dunbar Colts 2004 for the last 2 years now and what a fantastic 2 years it has been!!This great bunch of kids have...read more



Dunbar Colts 2004 - New Away Strip - October 2016 Dunbar Colts 2004 - New Away Strip - October 2016

Community Windpower are delighted to sponsor Dunbar Colt’s new away strip. The new sky Blue strip has been a welcome addition to the team and a change from...read more



Scottish Ministers Approve 75.5 MW of Clean, Green Energy - 21st October Scottish Ministers Approve 75.5 MW of Clean, Green Energy - 21st October

Community Windpower Ltd (CWL) is delighted to announce that Aikengall IIa Community Wind Farm, situated on the border of East Lothian and Scottish Borders has...read more



Brad Robertson – World Champion 2016 - 24th August Brad Robertson – World Champion 2016 - 24th August

Community Windpower are delighted to have sponsored Brad Robertson in his recent Tae Kwon Do competition.Brad had a tough first fight on his hands with his opponent...read more



CWL proud to continue support for the Berwickshire Show - 6th August CWL proud to continue support for the Berwickshire Show - 6th August

Community Windpower Ltd are proud to have supported the Berwickshire Show again this year which was held in the Border town of Duns.Following on from last year...read more



£1000 donation to Brad Robertson - June 2016 £1000 donation to Brad Robertson - June 2016

Community Windpower are delighted to donate £1000.00 to Brad Robertson to help him in his upcoming Taekwon-do tournament. Community Windpower are familiar...read more



CWL provide £6,300 to St Anne's Church - 16th June 2016 CWL provide £6,300 to St Anne's Church - 16th June 2016

Community Windpower is delighted to donate the bumper sum of £6,300 to assist local Church, St Anne’s with their major refurbishment.St Anne’s...read more



Stranded – James Herring May 2016 Stranded – James Herring May 2016

Community Windpower Ltd and BeGreen Dunbar are proud to have sponsored Dr James Herring’s latest book, Stranded: The Whales at Thorntonloch. Dr Herring...read more



Dunbar Primary School Fair - 28th May 2016 Dunbar Primary School Fair - 28th May 2016

Community Windpower and BeGreen Dunbar were delighted to provide £700 to Dunbar Primary School Parent Council for their annual School Fair to...read more



Innerwick School Fair - 7th May 2016 Innerwick School Fair - 7th May 2016

Community Windpower were delighted to support Innerwick School Fair again this year. A sum of £1500 was donated to the Schools Parent Council which enabled...read more



DUNBAR COLTS 2004 ESF Ayr Football Festival 29th April – 2nd May 2016 DUNBAR COLTS 2004 ESF Ayr Football Festival 29th April – 2nd May 2016

The May Bank Holiday saw 14 young players from Dunbar Colts 2004 team travel to Craig Tara in Ayrshire to compete in their second ESF Football Tournament. They...read more



LED lighting for Hallhill Sports Centre thanks to BeGreen Dunbar - 15th April 2016 LED lighting for Hallhill Sports Centre thanks to BeGreen Dunbar - 15th April 2016

Community Windpower and BeGreen Dunbar are proud to have supported Hallhill Sports Centre by funding the installation of new LED lighting for the main section...read more



BeGreen Dunbar Welcomes New Energy Assessor! BeGreen Dunbar Welcomes New Energy Assessor!

BeGreen Dunbar is pleased to announce that we have a new Energy Assessor on the team.Local man David Currie will be available in the office Monday, Tuesday and...read more



iPads for Innerwick Primary School - 31st March 2016 iPads for Innerwick Primary School - 31st March 2016

Community Windpower are delighted to have funded the purchase of 4 brand new iPad Airs for Innerwick Primary School.The 4 iPads were delivered in March and pupils...read more



Dunbar RNLI’s Strictly for the Lifeboats – 15th March Dunbar RNLI’s Strictly for the Lifeboats – 15th March

Community Windpower are delighted to have donated £600 to Dunbar RNLI’s recent fundraiser event. The first weekend in March saw the first ever ‘Strictly...read more



Dunbar SciFest 2016 - 15th March Dunbar SciFest 2016 - 15th March

Community Windpower were delighted to support the 6th annual Dunbar SciFest held on Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th March this year. With SciFest being in its 6th...read more



Start-up funding for 1st Dunglass Brownies - 1st March 2016 Start-up funding for 1st Dunglass Brownies - 1st March 2016

Community Windpower is delighted to become Patron of the 1st Dunglass Brownies, a new Brownie group which has been set up in the Cockburnspath and Dunglass area...read more



CWL delighted to provide £500 donation to Dunbar student volunteering in Malawi - 19th February CWL delighted to provide £500 donation to Dunbar student volunteering in Malawi - 19th February

Community Windpower Ltd (CWL) are pleased to announce a donation of £500 towards Ariea Burke who aims to undertake one year volunteering in Malawi with...read more



January News 2016 January News 2016

January has been a very busy start to the New Year for BeGreen Dunbar. Grants have been awarded in all areas of energy efficiency as well as lots of free advice...read more



Dunbar Christmas Lights Funding - 14th December Dunbar Christmas Lights Funding - 14th December

Community Windpower played a big part in Dunbar’s Christmas Lights this year. Not only did we help provide funding for the Christmas Market we also donated...read more



Christmas Trees 2015 Christmas Trees 2015

Community Windpower were thrilled to donate re-useable Christmas trees to local schools this year, a Christmas gift that the schoolchildren can enjoy for years...read more



Perfect Day for a Relaunch Party!! Perfect Day for a Relaunch Party!!

A lovely autumn day saw the relaunch of the BeGreen Energy Advice Centre in Dunbar. BeGreen moved premises in August but we wanted to mark the special occasion,...read more



Surfing Competition - Gathering of the Clans!! Surfing Competition - Gathering of the Clans!!

Community Windpower are proud to have sponsored the Gathering of the Clans Surf Competition. Unfortunately due to poor waves on the first and back up weekends...read more



Solar Panel Installation Solar Panel Installation

Are you thinking of installing Solar Panels? Why not pop in for some free, friendly advice and a cuppa. We do grants of up to £1200 for solar...read more



Dunbar Social Club - Lighting Grant September 2015 Dunbar Social Club - Lighting Grant September 2015

Community Windpower and BeGreen Dunbar are proud to have supported Dunbar Castle Social Club by installing new LED lighting throughout the main function room.A...read more



Dunbar Sparkling Harbour Festival - 29th August 2015 Dunbar Sparkling Harbour Festival - 29th August 2015

Community Windpower Ltd are proud to have donated £300.00 towards the Dunbar Sparkling Harbour Festival. A fantastic day was had by everyone. Lots of activites...read more



Renewable energy grant for Dunbar Bowling Club - 24th August 2015 Renewable energy grant for Dunbar Bowling Club - 24th August 2015

Community Windpower are proud to have helped Dunbar Bowling Club install a new Solar Panel system by providing a BeGreen Dunbar renewables grant of £5,423.The...read more



Dunbar RNLI Lifeboat Day Dunbar RNLI Lifeboat Day

Community Windpower Ltd are proud to have donated £500 towards this years lifeboat day. Lifeboat day is one of the biggest fundraisers of the year for the...read more



Berwickshire Show - August 1st 2015 Berwickshire Show - August 1st 2015

Community Windpower Ltd are proud to have supported the Berwickshire Show this year which was held in the Borders town of Duns. The day was a great success and...read more



Haddington Show - June 2015 Haddington Show - June 2015

Community Windpower Ltd (CWL) were delighted to attend the annual fun-filled Haddington Show event in East Lothian on Saturday 27 June 2015, for their tenth year.Staff...read more



BeGreen Dunbar Has Moved - 30th July 2015 BeGreen Dunbar Has Moved - 30th July 2015

BeGreen Dunbar is delighted to announce that their relocation into new premises on Dunbar High Street has been a great success. Anouska Woods, Community Coordinator...read more



Dunbar SciFest Weekend - 7th and 8th March 2015 Dunbar SciFest Weekend - 7th and 8th March 2015

Community Windpower Ltd and BeGreen Dunbar are looking forward to attending and exhibiting at the 5th Dunbar SciFest taking place this weekend in Dunbar, East...read more



BeGreen Dunbar - FREE Energy Saving Light Bulbs Available For Your Home (9th Oct 2014) BeGreen Dunbar - FREE Energy Saving Light Bulbs Available For Your Home (9th Oct 2014)

Small changes to your home can help you get greener and BeGreen Dunbar have a variety of energy saving bulbs to give away free to households in the area. In particular...read more



October Half Term - Temporary Closure October Half Term - Temporary Closure

The BeGreen Dunbar Energy Advice Centre now opens between 9am - 12pm, Monday to Friday. However, the Centre will be closed during the October school holiday...read more



Dunbar man takes on the world at Tae Kwon Do - August 2014 Dunbar man takes on the world at Tae Kwon Do - August 2014

Gavin Robertson from Dunbar took part in the World Championships for Tae Kwon Do in Rome at the end of July. Gavin successfully battled his first two opponents...read more



Dunbar Science Club Success - July 2014 Dunbar Science Club Success - July 2014

Dunbar Science Club actively works to inspire and encourage an interest in science amongst children living in the Dunbar cluster area by running an annual programme...read more



Donation for Dunbar Harbour Trust - July 2014 Donation for Dunbar Harbour Trust - July 2014

Dunbar Harbour Trust are holding their annual Harbour Festival on Saturday 23rd August. This is a free community festival which is usually well attended by the...read more



A brighter future for less ! July 2014 A brighter future for less ! July 2014

 ... A practical experiment comparing halogen spots with LED’s.Jonathan lives with his family in a modern detached home in Dunbar. He is keen...read more



East Coast Today, a free community newspaper - launched by Community Windpower Ltd...

East Coast Today is a new initiative from Community Windpower Ltd with the aim of providing information on activities that have been happening in the local area...read more



Acorns planted by Pupils - 12th May 2014 Acorns planted by Pupils - 12th May 2014

Pupils from Innerwick Primary School and Cockburnspath Primary School took part in the first stage of an Acorn Planting Project organised by Community Windpower...read more



£15 million for Green Homes Cashback scheme. ...

Households will be able to apply for up to £7,300 through a new, more generous, phase of the Scottish Government’s Green Homes Cashback scheme.The...read more



The domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) launched. The domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) launched.

A new and innovative Government scheme launched today will pay people for the green heat they generate for their homes.The domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI)...read more



Another successful Scifest Another successful Scifest

BeGreen attended Dunbar Scifest's 4th annual event at the weekend . It was a great success and was  really well attended with lots of new and exciting things...read more



Donation to Dunbar Unicef - March 2014 Donation to Dunbar Unicef - March 2014

Community Windpower Ltd are delighted to have provided a second donation to the Dunbar Branch of UNICEF in order to support UNICEF's work overseas. This year,...read more



Dunbar SciFest 2014 Dunbar SciFest 2014

Dunbar's award winning SciFest is back this weekend with an action packed programme of drop in sessions, workshops speakers and storytelling for all the family. ...read more



Donation of £12,000 to local community radio station - March 2014 Donation of £12,000 to local community radio station - March 2014

Community Windpower Ltd and East Coast FM are proud to announce that they have formed a Working Partnership. As part of this partnership, Community Windpower...read more



Dunbar Lawn Bowling club gets insulated ! Dunbar Lawn Bowling club gets insulated !

 Work is now completed on Dunbar Lawn Bowling Club’s new roof. The roof which is insulated was grant assisted with a BeGreen community grant.  Dunbar...read more



Temporary Energy Advice Centre Closure Temporary Energy Advice Centre Closure

The BeGreen Dunbar & District Energy Advice Centre will be closed from Wednesday 26th February and will re-open on Wednesday 12th March.During this time,...read more



Case Studies - Energy efficient  social club kitchen 2013 ... Case Studies - Energy efficient social club kitchen 2013 ...

Dunbar Castle Social club (DCSC) received a £2,520 BeGreen community grant towards upgrading their kitchen which will include installing energy efficient...read more



More community buildings improved their energy efficiency  ... More community buildings improved their energy efficiency ...

Oldhamstocks village hall received £1,047 BeGreen grant to undertake draught proofing and the provision of thermal lined curtains for their hall. This will...read more



Case Studies - Renewable energy case studies 2013

Over £20,000 was paid out in renewable grants to households in the Dunbar and East Linton ward during 2013, generating an estimated annual carbon saving...read more



Energy Efficiency measures installed in 2013 - Overview and Case Studies Energy Efficiency measures installed in 2013 - Overview and Case Studies

During 2013, many local residents were assisted through the East Lothian Care & Repair draught proofing initiative with small energy efficiency measures installed...read more



Donation to Young SET Ambassadors - Dec 2013 Donation to Young SET Ambassadors - Dec 2013

Community Windpower are delighted to continue their support for the Young SET Ambassadors programme for the Edinburgh and Lothians area, which is directed and...read more



Dunbar Grammar Tame Dragons (2010) Dunbar Grammar Tame Dragons (2010)

Dunbar Grammar school’s very own Dragon’s Den competition which was held recently at Dunbar Grammar school was a roaring success said Head teacher...read more



BeGreen Dunbar - Investment of £100,000 BeGreen Dunbar - Investment of £100,000

Community Windpower Ltd are the owners of Aikengall Community Windfarm and from the operation of this windfarm, Community Windpower Ltd have committed to the...read more



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