On Thursday 21st January, Jane Davidson, Minister for the Environment, launched the £8 million Green Energy Boost for Welsh Communities. The fund has been set up to help Welsh communities invest in new technologies to generate clean, renewable energy. To read the full article click here.

Cwm Clydach is one of the first communities to try and access this fund with a proposed water turbine that will run off the Cwm Clydach lakes. More information for this bid can be found on their website http://www.cwmclydach.com/environment/micro-hydro.htm