SSE manages the Carcant wind farm community fund on behalf of Greencoat UK Wind.

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This fund provides around £16,400 per year for community and charitable projects in the community council areas of Moorfoot in Midlothian and Heriot in the Scottish Borders. Heriot also receives funds from SSE’s Toddleburn Wind Farm Community Fund.

Project Eligibility

This community fund can support projects which:

  • enhance quality of life for local residents
  • contribute to vibrant, healthy, successful and sustainable communities
  • promote community spirit and encourage community activity

Projects in the following community council areas can apply:

  • Moorfoot
  • Heriot

You can find out who is eligible to apply here.

Funds available

Community council area Approximate annual share
Moorfoot £5,400
Heriot £11,000


Each community council area has it's own community panel to decide how funds will be allocated.


How to apply

The Application Form and Guidelines for Moorfoot are available to download below.

For Heriot application forms and guidance, please visit the Toddleburn page. 

Application guidelines

Contact details

For more information on this fund please contact:

Gareth Shields
Gareth Shields

Community Investment Manager

Tel: 0141 224 7712