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  • News Public backs move to green home heating but more government support is needed, research shows, (May 02, 2024) — " Liverpool, strong local identity and a feeling of solidarity led most participants to prefer a locally-owned system to private provision."
  • News Fuel poverty: as government support dries up, communities are taking action, (Feb 06, 2024)
  • News Renewables produce more than 100% of Scotland's electricity demand for first time, (Jan 26, 2024)

2023[edit | edit source]

  • News Britain’s roofs can be a huge resource for solar energy, (Dec 22, 2023)
  • News Former fracking site could lead UK’s renewable revolution, (Nov 05, 2023)
  • News Community solar is set to surge in the UK, and you can have a piece of the pie, (Oct 23, 2023)
  • News Locals in this British seaside town could revolutionise green energy – if the government lets them, Rebecca Willis, professor of energy and climate governance at Lancaster University, (Jul 18, 2023)
  • News Pumping hot: inside Britain’s first heat pump village, (Jul 12, 2023)
  • News Rooftops can provide over half our solar energy targets, report shows, (May 23, 2023)
  • News Wind is main source of UK electricity for first time, BBC News (May 11, 2023)
  • News Why Britain’s rivers could be one solution to the energy crisis, (Feb 27, 2023)

2022[edit | edit source]

  • News The cost-of-living crisis is bringing out a lot of cooperative and collective innovation - especially in Wales, The Daily Alternative (Nov 17, 2022)
  • News Bristol's forthcoming solar-powered film studio will be driven by the biggest star of them all, The Daily Alternative (Oct 31, 2022)
  • News The tallest wind-turbine in England, built by a community network full of agency, in one of Bristol's most deprived areas, The Daily Alternative (Apr 23, 2022)
  • News How Stroud council is encouraging renewables in its Local Plan, (Mar 09, 2022)
  • News Who owns Britain’s underground heat? Answering this could help slash energy bills and carbon emissions, The Conversation (Feb 16, 2022)
  • News A startling UK map showing how much we use land for animal agriculture - and how much solar is crowded out, The Alternative UK (Jan 24, 2022)

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See also[edit | edit source]

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Keywords community energy, uk topic news
Authors Phil Green
License CC-BY-SA-4.0
Language English (en)
Related 2 subpages, 9 pages link here
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Created July 25, 2020 by Phil Green
Modified May 3, 2024 by Phil Green
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