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Local farmers visit award winning farm

It’s not often we have the opportunity to support our customers and meet lots of new ones but last week was an exception. DG Whistance & Sons held a farm walk in partnership with NMR to treat us and 90 other farmers and landowners into an insight of their dairy and animal feed businesses.  They […]

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Caplor Energy to host July Business Futures Forum

The next date of Herefordshire’s Business Futures Forum (BFF) has been confirmed as 16 July and will be hosted at Caplor Farm. Gareth Williams is joint chair of BFF, as well as Managing Director of Caplor Energy, and will be hosting the forum followed by an introduction to Anaerobic Digestion by Professor Michael Chesshire (founder […]

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Is domestic solar facing a 15% VAT hike?

Residential solar could be facing a 15% hike in VAT following an European Court of Justice (EJC) ruling that deemed the UK’s use of reduced VAT rates for energy-saving materials a violation of the VAT directive.  If you’ve already scheduled your installation then you won’t be affected as the changes will not be applied retrospectively. […]

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Community-based share scheme offer

Caplor Energy has been working with Pomona Solar Co-operative to install 1,000 ground mounted panels on a two acre site (250kW of solar panels) in Stoke Edith, Herefordshire. The money for the panels is being raised by selling shares through the  co-operative. These investors will receive interest on the money (projected to average about 6% […]

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Milking cows to creating energy

Gareth Williams will be hosting the next event for members of the Nuffield Farming Scholarships Trust.  Held on Tuesday 19 May in Fownhope, members of the Central Group (Hereford) will be taken through Gareth’s journey of transforming the farm into a thriving energy business. If you are are an existing scholar or aspire to become […]

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