Entries by leahrobson

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 […]