Big Energy Idea 2017 (Fund)
Ignite are looking for the brightest business ideas that use energy to make a difference in people’s lives. If you have an energy related idea, and are looking for investment ...
Northern Powergrid 2017 Community Energy Seed Fund
Northern Powergrid are offering local groups the chance to secure funding to kick-start their own community energy project.
The Community Energy Seed Fund is offering grants from £1,000 to ...
Invest in community energy
Are you a social investor? Find out about current community energy share offers and register your interest in future opportunities.
From feasibility grants and community share offers to commercial investment, CfR can help raise the funds required to make your local energy project happen.
CfR have a track record ...
Let's Talk Energy Liverpool
3 linked workshops about where energy comes from, how it is controlled by the Big 6 and Government and what we can do to build energy-secure and low carbon communities ...
Communities for Renewables CIC
CfR is a specialist advisory company that helps local energy enterprises, local authorities and commercial developers to develop, finance and manage renewable energy generation schemes that are owned by and ...
Community Energy Conference 2015
On Saturday 5th September Co‐operative Energy and Community Energy England jointly hosted the third annual Community Energy Conference at the Said Business School, Oxford University.
This was certainly Co-operative ...
Local energy enterprise support
CfR helps local energy enterprises go from pub chat to company set-up, business planning, feasibility, community engagement, project development, financing, procurement and operations.
Energy spend is a significant drain ...
Community Renewables Finance model
The finance model toolkit is designed to enable users to understand and carry out assessments of the indicative financial performance of a community renewable energy project using the Community Renewables ...
Community Renewables PLF Investment Readiness
This document provides information on what you need to do to give your project the best chance of securing investment.
Community Renewables Wind module
This guide will assist with installing wind turbines in England and help you understand the steps needed to deliver a project. The Community Renewables Toolkit is designed as a reference ...
Energy Entrepreneurs Fund: Phase 6
The objective of the Energy Entrepreneurs Fund (EEF) is to support, through capital grants, the development and demonstration of innovative technologies and/or processes in the areas of energy efficiency, generation ...
Community Renewables Solar Thermal module
This guide will assist with installing solar thermal systems in England and help you understand the steps needed to deliver a project. The Community Renewables Toolkit is designed as a ...
Energy Efficiency Grants - Sussex and South East
If you are a group or business based in Sussex or the South East there are a number grant funding schemes and funding programmes available for energy efficiency projects.
Community Renewables Heat Pump module
This guide will assist with developing a heat pump project in England and highlight the key differences between a renewable heat and renewable electricity project.
Case Study from UK: Cost and financing aspects of community renewable energy projects.
This Case Study report presents the results of data collection and analysis on community and commercial wind and solar PV installations in the UK. It has been based on information ...
Community Renewables Hydro module
This guide will assist with developing a hydropower scheme in England and help you understand the steps needed to deliver a project. The Community Renewables Toolkit is designed as a ...
Big Energy Saving Network 2017/2018: Apply for Funding
The Big Energy Saving Network (BESN) application process for 2017/2018 is now open until 5pm Friday 27 October 2017. Successful applicants will be notified by Friday 10 November 2017 and ...