Rollits champions Humber renewables industry
The Humber Renewables Awards2013, which are dedicated to the Humber's green energy industry andshowcase the "talent" the region offers the sector, brings togetherindividuals, businesses and other organisations which are allplaying their part to make the area a leading centre for low-carbonactivity.
For the second year runningRollits is sponsoring the Humber Renewables Champion category atthe Awards, which take place on Friday 1 March at The Deep inHull.
The Humber Renewables Championsection is aimed at an individual, company or public sector bodythat has passionately shouted about the merits of the region,raising its profile in the renewables arena.
Mark Dixon says: "Rollits isstrongly committed to the energy agenda and the Humber RenewablesAwards showcase the region's best talent in this sector. Lastyear's awards highlighted all the renewable energy initiatives inthis region, bringing together all the key players in astar-studded event.
"The past year, with all theanticipation following the decision to grant planning permissionfor Green Port Hull, has set the scene for local companies such asthe Spencer Group to gear up for the renewable opportunities thatlie ahead.
"Last year we launched our newwebsite highlighting our sector expertise in the renewables arenawhich draws together multi-disciplinary expertise from across thefirm to service the renewables sector.
"We continue to advise landowners anddevelopers on a whole range of renewable energy developments, inparticular wind energy, hydroelectric schemes and PV advice. Thecurrent planning system remains a challenge for all those involvedin this sector.
"Rollits works with manylandowners throughout Yorkshire on wind farm developments at allstages, and has helped many agricultural clients to maximise thereturns offered by wind energy installations.
"We also have significantexperience in biomass, photovoltaic technology combined heat andpower plants and hydroelectricity developments and work on behalfof hydroelectricity companies, consortiums of landowners andcommunity interest companies advising on financial security issues,leases to secure land options, land development diligence,planning, utility contract negotiations, funding, construction andproject management.
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