An increasing number of rural communities are discovering that investing in local renewable energy generation can bring big benefits to their community. Benefits range from providing a source of ongoing income, reducing energy bills, providing a focus for community regeneration and helping to reduce carbon emissions.
Click here to get some ideas for your community:
- Centre for Sustainable Energy www.cse.org.uk
- Planning for Low Carbon Living www.www.planlocal.org.uk
‘Get Generating – A Renewable Energy Guide for Rural Communities’ is available on request. Contact Tim Hayward-smith 01707 695517 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Information on renewable energy for village halls and community buildings is included in the ACRE ‘How Green is Your Village Hall’ information sheet, also available on request.