To increase community investment into renewables and insulation to the point where Ashburton has sustainability of energy supply.
To educate and enable residents to switch energy suppliers to renewable energy suppliers
Why not change to a Renewable energy supplier?
Install solar panels ?
Devon Solar Together, led by Devon County Council, is partnered by 10 of Devon’s planning authorities. Devon’s householders can join DCE’s solar panel group-buying scheme.
Devon Solar Together is offering homeowners the chance to
buy high quality solar PV more cheaply than if they were buying alone. Research by the University of Exeter shows that 19 per cent of all Devon’s carbon emissions are created by our homes, with more than half of those by grid-supplied electricity.
A Teignbridge wide cooperative society called TECs is up and running. It is part of a Devon wide network of Community Energy groups DCEN which has set up a separate commercial arm for larger cross regional renewable projects Devon Energy Collective CIC.
To work with a community energy co-operative group to develop larger scale renewable energy schemes & independence