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One of our goals is to help this information hub grow into the world’s most in-depth and diverse resource for community energy information and inspiration. So if you’d like to suggest content or ideas, we’d love you to get in touch.

Bristol Community Energy Kickstart

Younity’s Community Energy Kickstart launched to scale community green energy projects

Dec 2022


£1.5m Kickstart launched by Octopus Energy and Midcounties Co-operative JV to bridge vital project startup costs for community energy projects 

1st advance given to Bristol Energy Cooperative for 1 MW rooftop solar project

Helps unleash important contribution of Britain’s community energy projects

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Southill Community Energy

Southill Community Energy

Sep 2022

Southill Community Energy explain how their solar farm in West Oxfordshire connected to the grid in 2016. They have a new publication that provides useful insights into their journey of setting up a renewable community energy project ........what to do and importantly what not to do! 

Why we Need to Make Community Energy More Inclusive

Why We Need to Make Community Energy More Inclusive

Jun 2021

If community energy is to be truly inclusive, which it has so much potential to be, then we need a diverse range of voices in the room to make the decisions. To do this, we must make it an accessible space that people can see a future in.

Wind turbines

Everything you need to know about community energy

Oct 2022

You may see us talk about community energy a lot, and that’s because it’s what we’re passionate about. We understand that not everyone is as clued up as we are, so we’ve put together a guide on everything you need to know.


Younity rebrand for Midcounties community energy joint venture

Apr 2021

Lizzie Hieron, COO for utilities, says the society is pushing for greener and more socially responsible offerings.

A career in renewable energy

Our partners have many career opportunities available.

Latest events

See our latest Younity events from the world of community energy.