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Local energy supply

Part of our Solar PV module. This section looks at local energy supply.

Local Heat and Energy Efficiency Strategies (LHEES)

Part of our ‘Local Energy Plans and beyond’ resource. This section looks at Local Heat and Energy Efficiency Strategies (LHEES).

Monitoring, reporting, evaluating

This guide highlights important mechanisms for enabling accountability and transparency, including establishing a monitoring framework.

New community energy development models in Scotland

This report aims to give an independent assessment of the potential for successful delivery models of community energy projects.

Options appraisal: phase two screening matrix

If you're carrying out an options appraisal, this template will help you compare your options.

Overcoming grid connection issues for community energy

A research paper from Cornwall Energy about overcoming grid connection issues for community energy projects.

Part one: Acknowledging CARES support

Part of our 'Acknowledging CARES support and promoting your project' guide.

Part three: Hints and tips on promoting your project

Part of our 'Acknowledging CARES support and promoting your project' guide.

Part two: Your project’s case study

Part of our 'Acknowledging CARES support and promoting your project' guide.

Partnerships and collaborations

A look at how partnership and collaboration could benefit your organisation.

Phase 1 – Developing the idea

Part of our Solar PV module. This section looks at the first phase - developing your idea.

Phase 2 – Developing the project

Part of our Solar PV module. This section looks at the second phase - developing your project.

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