The article begins:
If you’re looking for a green investment, how about putting some money into a “one stop shop” for all things tree and wood-related? A not-for-profit organisation that specialises in tree surgery, woodland management and green solutions to wood waste, is inviting people to back the venture by buying shares. It estimates it will be able to pay a return of 5%.
Greater Manchester TreeStation is one of a growing number of community initiatives open to small investors who sympathise with the cause, but are also looking for a return on their money.
It goes on to quote our own Nick Torr on the potential of bio-mass, we are hopeful it will help spread the word about both the share issue and the wider work we do.