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Co-Operative Energy Boosted

New government policy and Community Energy England launched   Britain lags behind in the co-operative energy sphere. In Germany 46% of renewable generation is community owned, whereas in the UK it is a mere 0.3% or 70MW. In July Community Energy England was launched to try to redress the balance. There are already several inspiring […]

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Community Energy – Is it the way forward?

Think tank report suggests community-owned energy could improve UK Britain lags behind in community-owned energy. In Germany, community energy accounts for 46% of all energy produced from renewables. Here in the UK we manage a dismal 0.3%. A new report by think tank ResPublica, in conjunction with the National Trust, suggests that community energy could […]