The Fallago Environment Fund shares the benefits of Fallago Rig Wind Farm with charities and community projects across the Scottish Borders. The fund celebrated its 5th anniversary in May 2019 with the award of £96524 to five projects across the region.
With its latest round of awards, the fund has now granted over
£1 million to 58 projects across the local regions. Grants have often facilitated the release of additional match-funding and helped leverage additional income streams for many of the projects.
“Over the past five years, the
Fallago Environment Fund has been able to contribute to a huge variety of projects right across the region, from access improvements and archaeology projects to festivals, education initiatives, heritage restoration and more. It’s extremely rewarding to be able share the benefits of the Fallago Wind Farm in this way in order to help make the Scottish Borders an even better place to live, work and visit.”
Gareth Baird, Chairman, Fallago Environment Fund
EDF Renewables are one of the UK’s leading renewable energy companies, specialising in wind power and battery storage technology.
They develop, build, operate and maintain wind farms and other renewable technologies throughout their lifetime, owning 35 wind farms – including two offshore wind farms.