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Grant scheme will give green projects financial support

Published in the Portsmouth News on 8th May 2014

By Stuart Anderson [email protected]

BUSINESSES which are going green can tap into a new loans scheme to give their environmentally-friendly projects a boost.

Green group Future Solent has joined forces with Future Solent, Local First, Eastleigh Borough Council […]

Solar farm approved for Itchen Valley Country Park

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Published on the Meridian News website on 16th March 2014

A £1.2m solar farm at a Hampshire country park has been given the go-ahead.

Councillors from Eastleigh Borough Council unanimously approved the proposals that will see 3,600 solar panels installed at Lower Russell’s Field, Itchen Valley Country Park.

This will […]

Solar farm plans for West End unveiled

Published on the BBC News website on Thursday 29th October 2013

Plans for a seven-acre (three-hectare) solar farm have been unveiled.

The scheme at Lower Russell’s Farm at Allington Lane, West End, near Southampton, is expected to consist of about 3,800 solar panels.

Eastleigh Borough Council, which is behind the plans, said it […]