This is a central part of our role as the voice of the sector. We make policy makers and other stakeholders aware of community energy benefits, needs, opportunities and policy obstacles, and lobby for supportive policy/regulations.Learn more and get involved
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
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 energyLearn more about community energy
We collate a wide range of funding sources for the community energy sectorFind funding for your organisation
COP26 is an opportunity to influence the UK government and show the world what community energy can doLearn more and get involved
Exeter Community Energy named a finalist in the UK Social Enterprise Awards, recognising businesses which are transforming society
Exeter Community Energy (ECOE) has been shortlisted in the UK Social Enterprise …