300 MPs back local sales of co-ops’ power, want to bid ‘Do Zvidanya’ to...

Campaigners seeking rights for Britain’s 400-plus power co-operatives to sell clean electricity locally this week hailed a milestone on their road to victory. Power for...

Fund promoting co-ops’ power secures £31 million debt rollover from big lender

An investment body promoting community ownership of solar farms has secured refinancing of its assets worth £31 million. Community Owned Renewable Energy Partners (CORE) is...

Ofgem frees up £27 million to charities fighting fuel poverty

Energy regulator Ofgem is offering £27 million to fuel poverty campaigners & energy co-operatives in a bid to assist vulnerable homes caught in the...

Faithful to community energy: UK’s biggest DNO recruits engineers to help co-operatives

Western Power Distribution, Britain’s biggest distribution network operator serving eight million households, has become the first DNO to pledge operational support to the nation’s...

Big Solar Co-op seeks £1.2 million to speed big roof projects, targets 100 MW...

Social funding network Sharenergy believes its new national portfolio approach will succeed in unlocking the 5GW solar potential of Britain's commercial and community roofs. Under...