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2. Financial support

Contact the energy service to discuss finance, they will give you advice on options including:

  • Development Bank of Wales; flexible loans and investment for community owned renewables
  • Wales Funding Programme; interest free finance for public sector projects
  • Public Works Loans Board; low cost, long-term public-sector finance
  • public sector internal funds; support to access capital budgets or recycling funds
  • alternative finance; such as power purchase agreements or selling energy to other organisations
  • development grants; non-repayable grants from the energy service