Projects and Case Studies
Be inspired by our selection of projects and case studies that feature useful hints and details on projects undertaken.
CARES looks to support innovation in Scotland's renewable energy industry and to encourage learning by example. You'll find a list of innovation projects supported by CARES here. If you'd like more information on any of the projects featured, please let us know.
Search for Community and Locally Owned Projects
Discover the projects contributing to Scotland's community and locally owned energy targets, and projects which have received CARES funding from Local Energy Scotland.Browse The Map
Searchable register of community benefits
Visit the Scottish Government's Community Benefit Register. Add your own renewable energy project, or be inspired by those benefiting from renewable energy generation.Browse The Register
'Shine On' - Greener Kirkcaldy's community building projectGreener Kirkcaldy wanted to reduce the carbon footprint of their building and energy costs, and inspire other community buildings in urban areas to install renewable energy systems. They installed a 19.2 kW solar PV array and connected it to a Tesla Powerwall battery system, in turn connected to an electric car charging point.
'Shine On' - Greener Kirkcaldy's community building project
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