Monday 3rd March 2014
Northern Ireland’s only wind energy co-operative, Drumlin Wind Energy today (3rd March) launched its second public share offer. In 2012 the co-operative raised £2.7m to build 4 turbines across Northern Ireland and this year is seeking to raise a further £1.2m to construct two more community owned and managed turbines at Ballyclare, Co. Antrim and Newtownhamilton, Co. Armagh. The share offer is only open until 30th April, 2014.
Monday 10th February 2014
Drumlin Wind Energy Co-operative’s New Wind Turbine Generates its First Renewable Electricity for Members
Wednesday 22nd January 2014
3.5 yrs from initial discussions with the landowner near Pomeroy Co. Tyrone, the energy from NI's first community wind co-operative has started to flow. A day to celebrate!
Tuesday 24th December 2013
Excellent news, first and second tower section was in place today 17th December. A short video has been posted of the construction.
Monday 28th October 2013
Drumlin won the Social Investment Deal at the Northern Ireland Social Enterprise Northern Ireland Awards 2013 last night so great trophy to display at AGM!
Tuesday 22nd October 2013
Drumlin has been shortlisted for the Northern Ireland Social Enterprise Annual Awards 2013.
Thursday 10th October 2013
The AGM will take place on Wednesday 30th October 2013 at the Dunadry Hotel & Country Club, 2 Islandreagh Drive, Dunadry, BT41 2HA. AGM Documents have been sent to members.
Thursday 4th July 2013
We have raised £2,706,648 million and can build four of the five turbines.
Thursday 31st January 2013
DRUMLIN WIND ENERGY CO-OPERATIVE HAVE SUCCESSFULLY BEEN SHORTLISTED IN THE ACTION RENEWABLES ASSOC AWARDS!!! read on .....
Tuesday 15th January 2013
The contract to build the first three turbines was tendered by two companies before Christmas. The Drumlin board are to meet next week to decide which of the two bids to select as the preferred supplier, then detailed negotiations will start. The contract is due to be awarded by 1st of March, with turbines planned for commissioning by September 2013.