Application and guidance - RCEF

The Rural Community Energy Fund (RCEF) offers support in two stages.

Stage 1 will provide a grant of up to approximately £20,000 to pay for an initial feasibility report.

The pack contains:

  • Guidance notes 
  • Application form
  • Standard terms and conditions
  • Feasibility Report Structure

Download Stage 1 application pack


Stage 2 will provide an unsecured loan of up to approximately £130,000 to pay for detailed business planning and planning applications (actual amounts will vary).

Download Stage 2 application pack