Local Authorities

Supportive Local Authorities are integral to the success of a community energy project. This section of the hub is dedicated to exploring case studies and guides for how to nuture these vital relationships.

Useful resources....

Energise Barnsley have released their Social Impact Report 2016/17

UK Energy Research Centre (UKERC) recognise that local authorities play a key role in clean energy provision and have published What We Know about Local Authority Engagement in UK Energy Systems

Community Energy England produced a report looking at Community Energy: A Local Authority Perspective

Quantum wrote up outcomes and lessons from the Greater Manchester Community Energy Innovation Competition

CSE produced a resource looking at working with councils & understanding your Local Plan

London Sustainability Exchange wrote a case study on Aberdeen Heat and Power Project

Regen and Stephens Scown solicitors have come together to publish a guide on delivering small scale heat networks.


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