Zoom meeting 20th October 2021

LINK TO RECORDING OF THE MEETING HERE Presentation from Sonya Bedford on local authority co-operation with community energy groups here Presentation from APSE Energy (Association for Public Service Excellence-Energy Group) here Presentation from Gillian Wright on Energy Local here Presentation from Ben Aylott, Carbon Co-op , on how can community energy groups get involved in … Continue reading Zoom meeting 20th October 2021


Zoom Meeting 25 April 2023

A summary of the meeting including links for further information on each topic is available here: Meeting Notes 25-04-23Download Presentations Tisbury Electric Car Club - Gustavo Montes De Oca, Nadder Community Energy The Local Electricity Bill - Steve Shaw, Power for People Solar Power - Where Should We Draw Our Ethical Boundaries? Chris Rigby, Big … Continue reading Zoom Meeting 25 April 2023


Bath February 5th 2020

There was a good turnout of approximately 70 delegates and 14 speakers at the WCEN Climate Emergency conference in Bath on Wednesday 5th February . The event provided a great opportunity to better understand progress to date in development of Local Authority Climate Emergency Action Plans and potential help available from the community energy sector. … Continue reading Bath February 5th 2020

WCEN meeting 25th January

At our meeting on Friday 25th January we had 4 information packed presentations.You can download them here: Julian Head, the Coordinator for the Strategic Economic Programme and ESIF of Swindon and Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership gave us links to low carbon opportunities and funding.  Download hereJon Rattenbury told us about future support from the South West Energy Hub. Download hereDamon Rand's presentation on Microgrids can be downloaded here. Damon is Head of Product Development at … Continue reading WCEN meeting 25th January

January 2019

There was a lively discussion at the Wessex Community Energy Network (WCEN) meeting on Friday 25th January, here is a summary of some comments and ideas (including ideas from networking discussions over lunch). Linking projects and working collaboratively Jon Rattenbury (South West Energy Hub) mentioned that the Hub will be interesting in facilitating joining up similar … Continue reading January 2019