It's brilliant to see the Mayor of Hackney, Philip Glanville continuing to support and promote Stokey Energy and the vital role that Community Energy will play in reaching net zero. Mayor Glanville recently attended Stokey Energy's launch of solar panels on Stokey Newington School and Sixth Form along with Diane Abbott MP, representatives from the
Repowering, North Kensington Community Energy & Felicity Buchan MP send a message to government leaders before COP26
Repowering and our co-op North Kensington Community Energy hosted Felicity Buchan, the MP for Kensington, at their solar panels to send a message to government leaders before COP26. Click here to read more about it!
SE24 & Southwark Council's Environment Scrutiny Commission Last night (14.10.2021) community energy group SE24 were invited to present to Southwark Council's Environment Scrutiny Commission. They were invited by local councillor, Margy Newens, Chair of the Commission, SE24 Community Energy spoke about some of the projects they are involved with focussing on helping the Council gain a better understanding
Power Partners UK Power Networks has opened a fifth round of their Power Partners funding for registered charities or community organisations. You can apply for between £2,000 and £20,000 for projects that help to combat fuel poverty or support those in vulnerable circumstances through increasing their energy resilience. Deadline: Monday 25th October Full details here.
LCEF5 is now live! The fund is split into three streams: Stream A offers up to £15,000 per application for the development of a community energy project. This can be used for assessing the feasibility of a project and for developing a business case. The GLA expect viable projects to be ready for delivery after
Cities and Community Energy A report by Community Energy London and Community Energy England, supported by the MCS Charitable Foundation. Urban areas are major sources of carbon dioxide emissions and present significant challenges to achieving large-scale decarbonisation. This report focuses on opportunities for the greater collaboration of Mayors and councils in England’s cities with community
Check out this great video from when Felicity Buchan MP visited the Westway Sports Centre to see Repowering and North Kensington Community Energy's new solar panels! Watch here: https://fb.watch/8c9qKF8tWe/ Read more about the project here.
Community Energy and London's electricity distribution network: new report The forthcoming price control for the electricity network (called RIIO-ED2), will set the direction for a crucial period of the energy transition from 2023 to 2028 across Great Britain. London is no exception. During this period, engagement and collaboration on energy issues will be vital. As
Partnerships: What role will community energy play in local climate action plans? With COP26 taking place in November 2021, as part of a series of articles on climate action in towns and cities by WSP and collaborators, WSP Principal Consultant Jamie Baxter and Community Energy London’s Chair Syed Ahmed explore the growing role of community
Community Energy in a Climate Emergency CEL have prepared this major report which reviews all London borough climate plans, which have been produced to date, and examines actions undertaken to support community-related climate activities across a range of areas, but particularly those supporting community energy. This report explores how councils are planning to engage with residents