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.
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PowerPaired is a matchmaking service for community energy groups and the owners of sites with renewable energy potential.
UK100 is is a highly ambitious network of local government leaders, which seeks to devise and implement plans for the transition to clean energy that are ambitious, cost effective and take the public and business with them. Learn more and join the network here.
The Solar Trade Association has published a report demonstrating how councils can lead on solar today and makes 10 recommendations to help all councils boost their solar capacity. Read it here.
Cornwall Council have produced a toolkit to help Local Authorities to tackle fuel poverty effectively. The toolkit can be found on Citizens Advice website here.
This project shares information about collaboration between community energy groups and local authorities. This could include partnership projects between communities and local authorities or examples of local authorities who have ...
Local authorities are many things rolled into one: employers, landlords, policy-makers, energy consumers and even energy generators. As such they're key players in the shift to reducing the energy we ...