Triodos Bank

New finance confirmed for Lochaber community hydropower scheme

The development of a high-head (142m) hydropower scheme on the Barr River near Loch Teacuis in Lochaber has secured a new finance arrangement from Triodos Bank UK and the Scottish Investment Bank.

Published 23 June 2020

Second Scottish housing association to build wind turbines for community benefit

After ten years of development, Fyne Homes has today announced plans to build a three-turbine development in Argyll and Bute that will generate £15.6 million of community and charitable benefit over the next 20 years.

Published 24 January 2018

New community wind farm will be first in UK to fund new homes for social rent

A new wind farm in the Scottish Borders which will create enough revenue for Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) to build 500 new homes over the next 25 years was officially launched yesterday.

Published 29 March 2017

Bank to lend £15m to help housing associations create warmer homes and greener communities

Triodos Bank has created a dedicated £15 million lending pot for social housing providers to make energy efficient improvements to current housing stock to alleviate fuel poverty and develop green spaces.

Published 17 November 2016

Delight for charity partners as community windfarm work begins

Scotland’s first windfarm to be developed through a partnership between two charities has taken a big leap forward with the conclusion of its financing package and completion of turbine foundations.

Published 16 August 2016

Triodos Bank reaches £250m social housing lending milestone

Triodos Bank is targeting further lending to social housing providers after taking its lending commitments to the sector to £250 million.

Published 17 December 2015

Barlinnie prisoners to help build Glasgow social homes

A social enterprise scheme in Glasgow is giving current and former offenders the chance to help build 40 affordable homes as part of their rehabilitation.

Published 27 July 2015

Glen Housing Association secures £5.7m loan from sustainable lender

Fife-based Glen Housing Association (GHA) has secured a £5.7 million loan from Triodos Bank.

Published 19 May 2015