renewable energy

Community energy

What is community energy? Community energy refers to energy generated, owned and managed by a community for the community, or when local people group together to reduce energy consumption.  Energy generation projects focus on renewable energy, most commonly solar.  These installations are predominantly rooftop solar PV, although some organisations are developing larger ground-mounted solar farms.  …

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Community energy with Andy Extance

The Owl Hoot
The Owl Hoot
Community energy with Andy Extance
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Andy Extance is a freelance science writer and director of Exeter Community Energy (ECOE). In a bid to find a productive outlet for his frustrations surrounding climate change, Andy shares his experience of being within an organisation helping in the transition to green energy while supporting the local community. Click on the title for the show notes.