Galson Estate Trust - Share Offer Launched Today!

29th Jul 2016

Community Shares Scotland are excited to announce the launch of Urras Energy Society Ltd Community Share Offer on Lewis.The wind turbine share offer will be launched today Friday 3rd October 2014 at an event in the Clan MacQuarrie Community Centre, Borve, Isle of Lewis.

This announcement has been some time in planning, but come as an exciting showcase following the recent Community Shares Roadshow held in Leverburgh, Harris last week.

Commenting on the announcements Kelly McIntrye, CSS Programme Manager, said: “This is an exciting time for community shares enterprises and these energy announcements reinforce the fact that there is a distinct community drive to help build employment and the economy. The roadshow last week in Harris, with over 30 people attending, demonstrated the enthusiasm for this type of community sourced funding. There is no doubt we will see this interest take hold across Scotland.”

The team at Urras Energy Society Ltd, Neil Mackinnon and Holly Magee commented: “We are very pleased at the support that we have been given from CSS, we look forward to continue working with them in the long run, in order to promote our Community Share Offer locally and nationally. CSS have been excellent at providing us with resources and contacts which have been very useful in expanding our reach and knowledge.”

To find out more about the Urras Energy Society Ltd Share Offer please visit: