UK Community Energy movement now worth £190,000,000

The UK’s community energy movement has mushroomed to a staggering £190 million, according to a new report. Community Energy England launched their State of the Sector report in Manchester last weekend, which showed: At least 30,000 people have invested in...

WANTED: Project Finance professionals

As part of our ongoing fundraising we have several big new solar projects in the pipeline, and are looking at new ways to fund them. As such we have identified that we need more expertise in project finance. Until now we have raised more than £1.6 million through...

Is Business Rate Hike a Taste of Renewable Taxes to Come?

Could the angry debacle surrounding the changes of tax rules for solar PV installations be a taste of future renewable energy taxes to come? The changes by an obscure quango, the Valuation Office Agency (VAO) will push up business rates on solar PV installs . Argument...