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Community energy

Grid capacity threat to community renewables

Lack of capacity at the 14 private sector distribution network operators (DNOs) which carry electricity from the main grid to commercial and domestic users is proving a barrier to the fast developing community energy sector.

Western Power Distribution, the DNO… Continue reading

New emissions targets urged

World governments must sign a clear new agreement on greenhouse gas emissions at a crunch conference in Paris this December, leaders of the world’s energy industry have urged.

The World Energy Council (WEC) said policy uncertainty, and the… Continue reading

Community Energy Fortnight Announced

The Community Energy Coalition has just announced the dates for this year’s event, 5th – 20th September 2015. More information here.

 

It will be a celebration of what has been achieved and all the exciting opportunities to come.… Continue reading

Is the UK violating EU energy efficiency laws?

Energy waste campaigners have called for Brussels to begin legal proceedings against the UK for violation of EU energy saving laws, after research showed the country to be reliant on old laws to avoid the EU Energy Efficiency Directive.

Campaigners… Continue reading

The rise of the commercial solar panel

An exciting new development to the rules for permitted development rights means that  commercial UK properties will soon be allowed, providing certain requirements are met, to build up to 1MW solar panels without the need to apply for planning… Continue reading