County Kildare LEADER Partnership have announced their time limited call for expressions of interest in LEADER funding for the development of Renewable Energy projects.  A total fund of €180,000 is available for a variety of project types for capital works, equipment, market research and bespoke training.

Examples of projects might include:
– Raising awareness on renewable energy and environmental issues
– Feasibility studies on green technologies
– Capacity building on the installation and use of renewable energy technologies
– Energy generation such as biomass heating, solar power, community wind farms and community-based heating systems.

The deadline for Expressions of Interest is 22nd October 2018.

Interested applicants can obtain an expression of interest form from or email

For further details please contact Brian Kelly or Helen Mulhall at the LEADER Programme at 045-895450 or email: