Albion News

Silent Herdsman Limited today announces that it has raised £3 million of investment from leading UK institutional investors to support its continuing growth and international expansion.  The investment has been made by an investor syndicate led by Scottish Equity Partners (SEP) and comprising Albion and the Scottish Investment Bank, the investment arm of Scottish Enterprise. The funding will assist Silent Herdsman in accelerating the growth of its global ecosystem and customer base. In addition the funding will enable the expansion of the range of animal health and welfare monitoring services... read more
  Albion, one of the largest independent venture capital investors in the UK, has invested £3.1 million in partnership with Perth-based developer, Green Highland Renewables (‘GHR’), to fund the development of a single 1MW hydropower scheme on the Allt Gharagain near near Achansheen, in the Scottish Highlands. The scheme will benefit from the Feed-in-Tariff regime and it is expected to generate its first electricity in Q4 2014. The installation is forecast to generate an average 3.1GWh of electricity per year, enough to power up to 850 households. This investment is Albion’s tenth investment... read more