We are delighted to have received funding to host a graduate researcher in Shapinsay for one year.
Specific tasks of the placement will include:
- undertaking research and surveys to determine social and economic impacts of all projects;
establishing a mechanism for social value assessment of all projects;
- measuring the social impact and social value added to the community by SDT and our renewables enterprise, Shapinsay Renewables Ltd
- creating a financial model which can be used to assess the social and financial benefits of producing hydrogen in Shapinsay through the involvement in the BIT HIT project.
assisting with the creation and delivery of a training programme to key staff and trustees.