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

State of the Sector Survey 2019 is open for responses

State of the Sector Survey 2019 is open for responses

14/01/2019

As 2018 has come to a close, it is that time of year that we look back and assess the …

BEIS consultation on a Smart Export Guarantee

BEIS consultation on a Smart Export Guarantee

08/01/2019

The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has today publis …

The Naturesave SOLAR BEE project

The Naturesave SOLAR BEE project

20/12/2018

The Naturesave SOLAR BEE project is a campaign to help protect bees and promote commu …

Closure of Feed-In and Export Tariff

Closure of Feed-In and Export Tariff

18/12/2018

Despite 90% of respondents being against the proposed changes, the Export Tariff will …