Take a look at all the grants from the Waterfall Fund, that takes approx. £30k surplus revenue from Green Energy Mull's Garmony Hydro facility.
This is what community energy does for the local community.
Argyll & Bute has below average disposable household income per head. It isn't rich. The FiT enabled the community to invest in the cultural fabric of #Mull.
With appropriate subsidy this could be your community. The model devolves £ from central government to local communities, empowering them to shape their future.