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Financing Your Project – Part One

The GreenYard has now developed its services to focus on helping the farming community to source finance and manage their project from start to finish.  The key to obtaining finance is being realistic about what you can borrow and having a professional business approach to your project. There are four possible options for financing your project; in Part One, we shall look at Bank and Asset Fina...
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Financial Planning For Your Project

When investing in a farm diversification project such as renewable energy, much of the effort goes into identifying sources of funding and ensuring that the projected cashflows and returns are viable.  These are important elements in any project but we are of the opinion that a more structured approach to take account of tax benefits, inheritance tax liabilities, re-investing any profits, reducing...
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NI ROCs Consultation released

The widely anticipated consultation document outlining proposed changes to the Renewable Obligation Certificates (ROCs) banding levels for onshore wind turbines up to 5MW, Solar PV up to 250kW, Anaerobic Digestion up to 5MW and Hydro up to 5MW has been released. The main changes are outlined below which, if approved, will come into effect on 1st April 2015   ROCs/MWh Technology ...
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ROCs and Finance Information Evening

We are hosting an information evening on ROCS and Finance on Tuesday 13th May.  The event is aimed at farmers who have or are about to embark upon installing a wind turbine on their premises.  The event is part of our ongoing support of renewable energy on farms across N Ireland. Guest speaker for the evening will be Michael Harris of the Department of Enterprise Trade and Industry (DETI), who ...
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