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

Low Carbon Hub wins European Solar Prize

Low Carbon Hub wins European Solar Prize

13/11/2018

Award-winning social enterprise, Low Carbon Hub is to be awarded a European Solar Pri …

Community Energy Awards

Community Energy Awards

20/10/2018

PRESS RELEASE - SATURDAY 20TH OCTOBER 2018 COMMUNITY ENERGY AWARDS 2018 WI …

£1m fund created to power community-run energy

£1m fund created to power community-run energy

19/10/2018

Power to Change’s Next Generation programme will put community businesses at th …

Community energy projects will ‘stall’ with axe of export tariff

Community energy projects will ‘stall’ with axe of export tariff

16/10/2018

Originally in Utility WeekGrowth in community energy projects will stall due to pla …