The Voice of the Community Energy Sector

We are a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to helping community energy organisations create and implement new projects by advocating for a policy landscape that will support community energy and providing opportunities for community energy practitioners to connect, learn, share business models and help each other overcome obstacles. 

Who we are

We advocate on behalf of the sector and use our networks to help the sector grow.

Learn about our activities & impact

Community energy data

We lead annual community energy research and make the dataset available.

Read the State of the Sector Report 2021

Membership

Becoming a member helps get your organisation connected across the sector and shows your support for its growth.

Learn about membership and join us

New to community energy?

We've made a guide for those interested in how to get started with community energy

Learn more about community energy

Funding opportunities

We collate a wide range of funding sources for the community energy sector

Find funding for your organisation

COP26

COP26 is an opportunity to influence the UK government and show the world what community energy can do

Learn more and get involved
CEE welcomes over 30 new members following the success of a new membership initiative, as part of increasing member and stakeholder engagement.

CEE welcomes over 30 new members following the success of a new membership initiative, as part of increasing member and stakeholder engagement.

04/08/2022

Over recent months we have been able to build capacity around member and stakeholder …

Energy Local National Lottery Community Fund Grant a Success!

Energy Local National Lottery Community Fund Grant a Success!

25/07/2022

Energy Local is a CIC which supports community members to form an Energy Club co-oper …

New nationwide community solar business aims to unlock large rooftop solar potential across UK

New nationwide community solar business aims to unlock large rooftop solar potential across UK

20/07/2022

The Big Solar Co-op, a pioneering new UK-wide community energy group created by commu …

Response to the Energy Security Bill - a missed opportunity.

Response to the Energy Security Bill - a missed opportunity.

08/07/2022

On Wednesday 6 July, while the Westminster world imploded, the Government held the fi …