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2017 Report and Accounts

Here are our report and accounts for 2017 – from 1 Oct 2016 to 30 Sep 2017 to be exact. We generated 92.6 MWhrs of power over the year, compared to 30.84 MWhrs the year before. This saved approximately 13 tonnes of CO2. Financially, our income was £25,028 and costs were £15,990, so we made a […]

AGM on Tuesday 17th April

Our AGM is on Tuesday 17th April 2018, at 7pm. It will be held at Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead, SL6 4PF, where we did our first installation. A good first full year of generating 2016-17 was our first full year of generating from all our solar panels from our sites at […]

Looks like a good year

In September 2016 we finished installing our solar panels at The Magna Carta School in Egham, and now we have the figures for a full year’s generation. They’re looking good.  (photo credit MaidEnergy/MrShutterbug)   We’ve generated more than we expected to at each of our sites over the last 12 months – Norden Farm Arts Centre in Maidenhead […]

Smoothie Bike Fun

We are really excited to be promoting new forms of energy with a Love Smoothie bike at this weekend’s Egham Magna Carta day and next weekend’s Virginia Water Carnival Capers.  Both events are fun community events with stalls from local Scouts and Guides, sports clubs, charities and businesses.  You are sure to find plenty to […]

Come and see for Yourself

MaidEnergy AGM Invitation 25th March, 11am – Magna Carta School, Thorpe Road, Staines Upon Thames, TW18 3HJ Thanks to our members’ investments, MaidEnergy was able to install clean, renewable energy at the Magna Carta School and Norden Farm Arts Centre last year. Come and hear more about how MaidEnergy achieved this and our plans for the coming […]

Exciting New Share Offer Launched

The Directors of MaidEnergy are pleased to announce that we have now launched a new share offer.  Click here for the share offer document, which you must read before deciding to purchase shares. Here are some key facts to consider before deciding whether to invest, but do remember you must read the share offer document […]

First Installation Completed

The great news is that we have now completed our first installation. Our share offer closed on 18th November and we raised a whopping £129,700, enabling us to complete the installation at Norden Farm and plan for our next installation at Magna Carta school in 2016. The installation work at Norden Farm completed on 23rd […]

Share Offer Extended

Why have we Extended our Share Offer? As our share offer was due to close on 5th November, MaidEnergy had raised £37,000 of share capital in just 3 weeks. This is a really exciting amount, but not enough to start our projects.  However, we always knew that we were working in an ambitious timeframe brought about […]

SEIS and all that

What is SEIS? SEIS or Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme is an incredibly generous tax scheme to help encourage new enterprises.  Individual tax payers will be eligible for 50% of their investment back as tax relief in the first year. MaidEnergy is a Community Benefit Society, a kind of social enterprise and therefore was eligible for […]