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Rural communities receive windfalls from wind farms

Wind farm construction has delivered an economic boost of almost $4 billion to regional Australia, according to a new report by the Australian Wind Alliance (AWA). 76 more words

Renewable Energy

The Western Development Commission launches their Local Energy Communities (LECo) project in IT Sligo

The Western Development Commission launched their Local Energy Communities (LECo) project in IT Sligo on Friday April 6th. The launch was combined with a community energy awareness day. 215 more words

Community funded power 'doable', leading energy expert says.

“One of the country’s chief independent energy experts has called on state and federal governments to come up with strategies and policies to deal with the emergence of community-funded power projects.” 41 more words

New Connections in Zambia

Damien from the UoS E4D team was in Zambia from 21st to 25th March meeting with Christian Aid’s ‘Making Agriculture a Business‘ project team. 189 more words

Community Energy

Decentralised Rural Electrification – Lilongwe Workshop

On 20th March, the SOGERV project hosted a knowledge exchange workshop in Lilongwe.  Stakeholders from across the energy sector were invited to present their experiences regarding deployment of off-grid electricity solutions in Malawi.  348 more words


Business development for SOGERV community entrepreneurs

This week members of the SOGERV team from United Purpose and University of Strathclyde have been working with the community entrepreneurs in Mandrade and Kandeu. 251 more words