Carbon Co-op membership
Become a member of the Carbon Co-op via http://carbon.coop/user/register to receive specialist help and advice on reducing your household energy usage and become part of a community of like minded ...
Warm & well
In June 2016, PEC were awarded almost £500,000 from the Big Lottery Fund to use for 4 years to help disabled people in Plymouth stay warm and well. They can ...
Connecting Community Energy: A guide to getting a network connection
This national guide written by Regen SW on behalf of the Electricity Networks Association (ENA) is for people developing community energy projects who want to get a connection to the ...
Pennine Community Power Limited
Pennine Community Power was started in 2012, by members of the community in the upper Calder Valley and particularly inspired and supported by Blackshaw Environmental Action Team. It currently has ...
The Carbon Trust
The Carbon Trust are working on a project with Western Power Distribution (WPD) a District Network Operator (DNO) who serve 7.8m customers in the Midlands, South West and Wales. WPD ...
Ashton Hayes Going Carbon Neutral project
Located in rural Cheshire, Ashton Hayes is a well knit community of about 1000 people that is aiming to become England's first carbon neutral community. We started our journey in ...
Supporting community action on energy – training and resources
TRAINING FOR COMMUNITY ENERGY
The Centre for Sustainable Energy (CSE) has extensive experience in training community groups on energy projects and low carbon planning, including community-led renewable energy schemes, ...
Community Home Energy Check
The Community Home Energy Check is a new online tool from Energy Saving Trust Foundation that aims to help communities give energy advice and track that impact of that advice. ...
South Dartmoor Community Energy
We are a new community benefit society set up to help our local communities become more energy efficient and involved in renewable energy projects. At the moment we have 2 ...
In 2015 Eggar’s School, Amery Hill School, both secondary Academies and Alton Sixth form College were approached by Energy Alton offering to put solar panels on the three sites at ...
Re-energising Middlesbrough is a Northern Powergrid Community Foundation funded project. The aim of the scheme is to provide feasibility studies to look at renewable energy options for six community buildings ...
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 ...
Transition Eynsham Area (GreenTEA)
A member of the Transition Towns movement, founded to give local people resilience to the problems caused by Climate Change.
Our group was founded in January 2009 and now ...
We are a group of volunteers, activists and practitioners involved in Community Energy in the Greater Manchester area.
We meet to network, share information and grew the Community Energy ...
SENSIBLE at the Meadows Community
SENSIBLE stands for 'Storage ENabled SustaInable energy for BuiLdings and communitiEs'.
The overall objective of Project SENSIBLE is to develop, demonstrate and evaluate a storage-enabled ...
Green Open Homes
The Green Open Homes network was established in 2013 to support low-carbon open homes events across the country.
Green Open Homes events are where people open their homes to ...
Saving energy in Greenmoor
The Lidget Green and Scholemoor areas of Bradford comprise the Greenmoor Big Local area - it is designated a Big Local area due to high levels of deprivation.
Grand Union Community Energy Ltd. (GUCE)
The objects of the Society shall be to carry on any business for the benefit of the community by:
a) promoting reductions in carbon emissions and the sustainable use of ...
Transformation Moment: Can Britain make it to the Age of Clean?
This pamphlet outlines some of the ways Britain can get to the 'Age of Clean' which will involve, amongst other things, re-thinking the grid, consuming less before producing more, making ...
Social Innovation and Community Energy
This report encompasses a review and analysis of the existing literature as well as interviews with representatives of major social innovation and community energy initiatives across Europe. It maps the ...
Greater Manchester Community Energy Innovation Competition 2016: Outcomes and Lessons
Carbon Trust app development
The Carbon Trust are working with a DNO in developing an app that we think would be of particular interested to community energy users. The core feature of the app ...
Understanding cultural contexts around community energy projects
British Academy research project seeking to identify opportunities that promote, and barriers that inhibit, community energy projects in the UK
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 ...
Good Energy's Community Energy Report
Good Energy released their Community Energy report, celebrating how they have helped the communities close to them, but also looking at what happens next.
Energy Approaches with an Application Potential in Biogas
ISABEL report on “Region-Specific Social Innovation and Community Energy Approaches with an Application Potential in Biogas”.
Summary of Second Energy Learning Report
This is a short summary of the findings of the second Communities Living Sustainably Learning Report on Energy.
The full report is available here: http://www.communitieslivingsustainably.org.uk/news/cls-energy-learning-report-april-2015/
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 ...