Resilient Energy Alvington Court Renewables

Resilient Energy Alvington Court Renewables (REACR) is raising the remaining £600,000 of their £1,350,000 raise to maintain their 500kW wind turbine in Alvington in the Forest of Dean. REACR offer a return on investment and aims to reinvest surplus in projects that will build community resilience.

REACR completed a successful share offer in 2015 which raised £750,000 for the turbine deposit, grid connection costs, and other early stage project costs, plus financed the build of the turbine in 2016.

REACR - What They Do

What they do

REACR is a Community Benefit Society set up to deliver community resilience through community-owned renewable energy, energy efficiency and energy education. Read more

Financial performance

REACR aims to raise the remaining £600,000 of their £1.35 million target to maintain a 500kW wind turbine. REACR have already completed a successful raise of £750,000 for the turbine.


Interest first payable

(2017 raise)

July 2018

Forecast return

IRR over project life.

6.2%

Social performance

REACR concentrates on projects that build community resilience against resource depletion, climate change and austerity through clean energy generation and community awareness.


  • Key social performance indicator

    731 metric tonnes per annum

    of carbon dioxide saved

Who benefits

REACRs purpose is to support local community resilience initiatives.


  • The Society aims to remove 200 homes from fuel poverty by reducing energy bills and at create least 6 low-carbon jobs in the area.

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