FIDC’s Rural Energy Advisor Andrew Crighton has agreed to a contract extension to continue support to the Corporation’s Business Development team on all applications that come through regarding renewable energy systems. Andrew’s support ensures an expert oversight of applications and renewables solutions for FIDC funding.

As in his two-year stint in the Islands and last year’s remote working from his Scotland home, Andrew likes to be kept busy - so if you are interested in renewable energy for your rural business please download one of the following forms and email them to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to send some more projects  Andrews’s way.

pdf Rural Energy Grant Scheme Application (416 KB)

pdf Rural Energy Additional Generation Grant Scheme Application 2019 (487 KB)

About the FIDC

FIDC acts as the national economic development agency for the Falkland Islands and is tasked to develop the commercial sector of the Falkland Islands by being one of the principal partners delivering the Economic, Rural and Tourism Development Strategies.

To help drive sustainable economic growth and assist in the creation of new jobs and opportunities, FIDC provides various forms of support and assistance to the Falkland’s business community.