Forrest strikes solar deal with City West

SOCIAL housing contractor Forrest has secured a new contract to install solar panels on 1,850 residential properties, on behalf of City West Housing Trust in Salford.

It is part of a £120m deal agreed last year between Bolton-based Forrest and the Australian bank Macquarie.

Under the terms of the deal Macquarie will fund the installation of solar panels over the next three years in return for the revenue from the Government's feed-in tariff scheme.

A second phase of up to 2,000 properties is expect... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...