The Voice of the Community Energy Sector

Community Energy England was established in 2014 as a not for profit organisation, set up to provide a voice for the community energy sector and help create the conditions within which community energy can flourish.

Who We Are

Community Energy England represents and supports those committed to the community energy sector. Community energy includes the delivery of community renewables, energy efficiency, demand reduction and energy supply projects.

More about what we do

Community Data

We recently completed the most in-depth, first of its kind survey of the community energy sector in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. This culminated in the landmark State of the Sector Report.

The State of the Sector Report

Membership Benefits

We provide a clear voice for the sector that makes the case for change and helps create clarity within the sector for new entrants by linking, signposting and filling gaps. We represent communities at the national level, influencing decision makers and informing the energy debate.

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Latest News

Cutting carbon emissions and energy usage in Brighton & Hove

Cutting carbon emissions and energy usage in Brighton & Hove

23/10/2019

Community-based green energy business BHESCo has a great track record of delivering l …

2019 Community Energy Award Winners

2019 Community Energy Award Winners

22/10/2019

An evening of celebration in the heart of London!The Community Energy Awa …

Introducing PowerPaired - the community energy matchmaker

Introducing PowerPaired - the community energy matchmaker

16/10/2019

By Rebecca Lawson, Principal Change Designer, Forum for the FutureFor the last deca …

People power: How a well-planned net zero strategy could supercharge community energy

People power: How a well-planned net zero strategy could supercharge community energy

10/10/2019

A blog by Richard Leach, Local Energy Planning Consultant at Energy Systems Catapult …