Mynydd y Betws Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund

Page updated on: 29/07/2020

Mynydd y Betws Wind Farm is a renewable energy project developed and operated by Cambrian Renewable Energy Ltd (CREL). A wholly-owned subsidiary of ESB (Electricity Supply Board). The project is located on an upland area of common land known as Mynydd y Betws in Carmarthenshire in South West Wales. The Wind Farm entered commercial operation in 2013. Betws Wind Farm are committed to providing a community support fund for the benefit of communities near Mynydd y Betws Wind Farm over a 25 year period.

We manage the Community Benefit Fund on behalf of Betws Wind Farm for the eligible Carmarthenshire fund areas. There is a similar fund in eligible wards in Neath Port Talbot, for further details about their fund, please contact 01639 763390.

In 2019 we awarded funding to the following groups: Ammanford & District Choral Society, Betws Family Centre, Cwmamman FC, Ystradowen Community Centre, Royal Air Force Cadets, Garnant Family Centre and Tenovus.

Answer a few questions to find out if you're eligible for funding.

Will your project be delivered in one of the following areas?

Ammanford, Betws, Garnant, Glanamman, 
Llandybie, Pontamman, Penygroes, 
Saron, Tycroes, Quarter Bach