Barra and Vatersay

ISLE OF BARRA, Western Isles,
Co Financing Business UnitTriodos Bank UK
SectorSustainable Energy

As the southernmost inhabited islands of the Outer Hebrides in Scotland Barra and Vatersay bear the brunt of whatever weather the Atlantic throws at them. Not that

the locals mind with a community owned turbine harnessing the gales to generate electricity; the income generated from the sale of the electricity is set to provide the local community with an annual income for the foreseeable future....