This year's Community Energy Conference 2017 took place in Manchester and Carbon Co-op was out in force at the event, with a stall, a keynote speech, the launch our new...

Author: Jonathan
Post date: June 28, 2017

Britain may laugh (or squirm) at the amount of dirt and dishonesty the US Presidential election is sinking of into. It is hard not to. But Britain has as much dirt and sleaze of its own to worry about. This has nothing to do with the private lives (or...

Author: Jonathan
Post date: November 2, 2016
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Community energy has been hard hit by cuts to renewable subsidies and It is a time of great change and uncertainty for those in the sector. In this blog post I look at some of the ideas for the way forward for community energy. We will be discussing all...

Author: Ben Aylott
Post date: October 18, 2016

 

Carbon Co-op member Richard Darlington reports back on the Community Energy Conference which took place in Oxford on 3 September 2016.

It was a combined conference set up by Co-operative Energy and Community Energy England with the...

Author: Jonathan
Post date: September 9, 2016
Tagged: Conferences
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Last week I attended Intersolar & EES Europe (https://www.intersolar.de), a huge three day trade exhibition on all things related to solar power and electrical energy storage. Many of the latest solar and storage...

Author: Ben Aylott
Post date: June 29, 2016

These videos show the presentations made at the Carbon Co-op AGM in April 2016. The theme for the presentations was about the 2015 Paris Climate Change talks and how these broader, global targets relate to the work of local Community Energy organisations...

Author: Jonathan
Post date: May 19, 2016
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This year's AGM event, which took place on 7th April 2016 at Bridge 5 Mill, featured an illuminating set of...

Author: Jonathan
Post date: April 11, 2016

To paraphrase the great Douglas Adams, author of Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy, Climate Change is big. Really big. You just won't believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly big it is....

Author: Jonathan
Post date: March 24, 2016
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Carbon Co-op took part in the very successful, Powering Up North conference in February 2015. Jonathan Atkinson spoke from the platform in a key note address on the challenges and opportunities of community-led deployment of whole house retrofit....

Author: Jonathan
Post date: March 13, 2015
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Jane Massam, new member from Marple reports on attending the first Community Energy Conference, held on Saturday 19th October 2013.

The event was organised by Co-operative Energy and focussed...

Author: Jonathan
Post date: November 19, 2013

Many thanks to everyone who made it down to the Carbon Co-op 2013 AGM which took place on Monday 18th March at MadLab in central Manchester. The event was well attended with around half the membership present along with several non-members and...

Author: Jonathan
Post date: March 22, 2013
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