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Innovation

Powerful thinking behind powerful communities.

The world of renewable energy needs a constant stream of new ideas and innovations to ensure we're always searching for more sustainable ways of meeting the world's energy needs. That's why we created the Younity Innovation Partnership. It's a collaboration between forward-thinking and like-minded community energy groups that are united by one single purpose: to ensure community energy flourishes.

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Innovation partner programme

We're already working with a number of Innovation Partners to develop new products, business models and ways of working... all with the aim of ensuring that community energy earns its rightful place at the heart of sustainable power. If you or your group would like to find out more about our innovation partnerships, we'd love to hear from you.

Innovation partner programme
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“Many people are talking about clean energy, but our vision goes significantly further. We believe it is essential that an energy transition is built around citizens.”

Mark Luntley, Westmill Wind

Our innovation partners

There’s nothing more rewarding than working with ambitious, imaginative and fearless people… especially when they share our passion for the world-changing potential of community energy. So it gives us great pride to introduce the Younity innovation partners.

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Innovation projects and initiatives

We’re proud to partner with many of the country’s most pioneering producers of community generated energy. These are the people bringing priceless new ideas to the world of sustainable power.

Innovation projects and initiatives

Upcoming events

Like any industry, Covid-19 has scuppered a lot of the events we had planned over the coming months. But as the world continues to recover, the Younity event hub will grow to become the go-to place for events covering everything from updates, to new developments and debates from the world of community energy.

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Younity

Apr 2021

Midcounties Co-op relaunches its community energy joint venture with Octopus this month under the branding Younity, in the latest move to grow its

Solar panels

Apr 2021

I truly believe community energy will play a significant role in the shift to a fairer, smarter energy landscape for the UK and across the world.

Hydro power

Apr 2021

Paris Agreement

This ground-breaking target brings forward the UK’s previous 80%

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Our partners are shaping the future of energy in the UK.

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