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Successful inaugural networking event

There was a fantastic turn out for HREC’s inaugural Corporate Networking Event on 15th September. Representatives of companies including Southern Water, The Forestry Commission and Future Solent joined us at Hattingley Valley Winery, near Alresford. Hampshire Renewable Energy Co-operative (HREC) launched its series of networking events for businesses committed to sustainability and renewable energy in…

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Corporate Networking Event

Business owners and representatives are invited to join our very first Corporate Networking Event on Tuesday 15th September 2015, 18.30 to 20.30 at Hattingley Valley Winery. We’re delighted to be partnered at this event by the Winery, which is situated in the beautiful Hampshire countryside at Lower Wield.       Our corporate networking event will provide a great…

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February 28th – Clipboard Day Whitchurch

Volunteers needed for Clipboard Day in Whitchurch Join supporters and volunteers of HREC at Whitchurch on Saturday 28th February to raise support and spread the word about the Bullington Cross appeal. As the closest town to the proposed site, support from the inhabitants of Whitchurch is crucial in persuading the planning inspectorate. So do something…

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Minutes of AGM 20th November 2014

Following our recent AGM held in Winchester on 20th November 2014, we’re pleased to provide a copy of the minutes of that meeting.   AGM Nov 20 2014- Minutes  

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‘P-day’ is here

The date for a planning decision has been set. June 16th is the date for your diaries, when councillors will decide the future of our community owned wind farm. Meetings begin in the Bapsy Hall, in Winchester Guildhall at 10am on the day. Supporters and members of HREC will be there from 9.30 am welcoming…

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Climate Change Factor Forty

Some of us were fortunate enough to be at the Climate Change presentation at the Café Scientifique in Basingstoke on Monday 19th May. Professor John Shepherd (from National Oceanography Centre at University of Southampton) gave a talk that would have thoroughly depressed many people. In fact he said that if we didn’t leave the room…

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Calender of Events until Planning Decision

Below you can learn about what events we have planned for the next five weeks in the run up to the planning decision on the 16th June. Time is running out, so come along to one of the events and help spread the word and collect those valuable signatures. To join us and raise support for community…

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Fundraising Spring Walk

 Join us on May 18th for a fundraising walk through the beautiful Hampshire countryside. We’re taking part in the annual Charity Spring Walk organised by Basingstoke Rotary Club on Sunday 18th May, and we’d love for you to come along too. It’s the perfect opportunity to meet fellow members and supporters and raise some funds…

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Invitation to Westmill Wind Farm Visit

Members and Supporters of Hampshire Renewable Energy Co-operative are invited to join us for a visit to Westmill Wind Farm on Saturday 12th April. We would be delighted if you could join us to visit the 100% community owned Westmill, a Wind Farm Co-operative in Wiltshire, which produces electricity for 4,000 homes and generating £1…

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Where we will be in February 2014

Hampshire Energy is committed to working with local stakeholders to inform them of the benefits for community energy, how it can benefit local communities, and provide a positive impact to our county. On Wednesday 12th February, we will be attending the Chamber of Commerce event at Winchester Science Centre to talk with local businesses about…

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