Somerset West and Taunton Council has awarded grants to help fund the installation of electric vehicle charge points across Taunton.
All parish and town councils were invited to apply for grants of between £500 and £1,500 from a £20,000 fund to support installation of the charge points in line with the Council’s commitment to become carbon neutral by 2030.
Following an initial round of applications three organisations have been awarded grants:-
- Trull Parish Council – £1,000
- Brushford Parish Hall CIO– £675
- Luxborough Field and Village Hall Charity – £970
The second round of electric vehicle charging point applications is now open. Applications from parish and town Councils are welcome before 31 December 2019.
For further information please contact Sam Murrell on 01984 600167
SWT is looking to address the climate emergency across its services and policies, putting climate and environmental responsibility at the heart of everything it does.
This scheme aims to enable and support community led action to tackle the climate change emergency.