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 compile and analyse data on the Community Energy sector and annually produce the 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

Climate ambition is futile unless people and communities are engaged

Climate ambition is futile unless people and communities are engaged

04/12/2020

Community Energy England response to the government’s announcement of its NDCs …

[blog] Running events online. How very 2020.

[blog] Running events online. How very 2020.

02/12/2020

I had a sobering thought the other day. I have been organising events for more than h …

Oxfordshire-based social enterprise to build UK’s largest community-owned solar park

Oxfordshire-based social enterprise to build UK’s largest community-owned solar park

02/12/2020

Oxford based social enterprise Low Carbon Hub has purchased the rights to a 19 MW gro …

A Green New Deal for Community Energy

A Green New Deal for Community Energy

30/11/2020

Community Energy London (CEL) welcomes the launch today of a new fourth round of the …