News

March Newsletter

March 27, 2017

Here’s a glimpse of what’s been happening with the project so far: Newsletter March


Egin Ogwen

Egin Ogwen is Partneriaeth Ogwens newest environmental project:   Egin Ogwen has a vision for regeneration and self-sufficiency within Dyffryn Ogwen by engaging in a community growing scheme. The project is being developed by Partneriaeth Ogwen, Ynni Ogwen, Balchder Bro and other community partners in Dyffryn Ogwen. We hope to: – Encourage local people to […]


October Newsletter, 2016

January 17, 2017

October Newsletter 2016


Ynni Ogwen Site Visit

November 22, 2016

  On 22 October, some of Ynni Ogwen’s shareholders and members of the Cyd Ynni- Ynni Lleol pilot got together to visit the Ynni Ogwen construction site. The construction work in the river has been completed and the visit was an opportunity for members to meet the contractor Gwyn Roberts and see all the work […]


Ynni Ogwen September Update

Construction work on the Ynni Ogwen community hydro continues with the difficult task of building a weir in the river having been completed. In accordance with the Natural Wealth Wales, structural work needed to be completed before the middle of this October and we are happy to announce that we have completed the weir within […]


Ynni Ogwen Awards Success

On the 4th of November, two of the Directors of Ynni Ogwen Cyf went down to Cardiff  to the national Renewables UK Wales Awards. The event was an opportunity to recognize and reward the best achievements in the field of renewable energy in Wales and we are proud to announce that our young enterprise from the […]


The digging and building starts on Ogwen’s hydro scheme.

July 19, 2016

  On a wet and blustery July day a small group of youngsters from all the Dyffryn Ogwen schools braved the elements and gathered on the banks of Afon Ogwen to proudly witness an exciting moment: Ynni Ogwen taking the first step towards a greener future by cutting the turf for the construction of a […]


Smarter Wales

July 5, 2016

There’s a  film about the Cyd Ynni project here.


Ynni Ogwen is a full success

June 28, 2016

Ynni Ogwen would like to thank the people of Dyffryn Ogwen for their great support for the community fenture Ynni Ogwen. The Ynni Ogwen community share offer was opened on 27 February 2016, and by the time the scheme closed for investment at the end of April, shares worth £459,100 had been bought, and the […]


Grants and support

March 11, 2016

Ynni Ogwen Cyf would like to thank all the organisations and partners who have supported us during the development of our community hydro scheme. These include: Naturesave Trust – http://www.naturesave.co.uk/the-naturesave-trust/ Cist Cymunedol Gwynedd Gwynedd Community Investment Fund Energy Saving Trust – Welsh Government Waterloo Foundation