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Joe Dukes

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Hi.... I'm new to the 'Transition Scene'!

Due to recent 'personal revelations', regarding Peek Oil and Climate Change, I've become very intrested in doing what I can to prepare myself and community for the transitions which will enevitable occur in the near future.

Geographic region : 
East Midlands
England
United Kingdom
Involvement & interest with the Transition Network
First name: 
Joe
Last name: 
Dukes

Transition Town Telford

Telford, United Kingdom
Status: 
Muller
Geographic region : 
West Midlands
England
United Kingdom
Initiative type: 
Local Initiative
Initiative type: 
Local Coordinating Hub
Community type: 
Town
Themes: 
Energy
Themes: 
Food
Themes: 
Inner Transition
Themes: 
Transport
Approximate number of members: 
15

We have been meeting since June 2012 at the Green Wood Centre Coalbrookdale, in the Ironbridge Gorge, where some of our members live. We also have a number from other parts of Telford, including the market town of Wellington.

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Primary point of contact: 
croberts
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croberts

Community Energy - Getting Finance Ready

Wednesday, 28 November 2012 - 2:00pm - 5:30pm

Location

City Hall
The Queen's Walk Committee Room 1 Lr Grd Floor
London SE1 2AA
United Kingdom

Aimed at community energy developers, this training workshop will give advice and guidance on getting your project in the best possible shape to attract investment - whether that's by way of a community share issue, private finance or a bank loan. Consisting of theory-based workshops, practical examples and case studies, this training session will help you rethink h

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Wednesday, 28 November 2012 - 2:00pm - 5:30pm
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Presentations from the Bringing Power to the People: starting your own community renewable energy project workshop

Four presentations from the 'Bringing Power to the People: starting your own community renewable energy project' workshop held at the Transition Network Conference

The session was presented by Chris Rowland of OVESCO, Peter Capener of Bath and West Community Energy, Allan Shepherd, author of "The Home Energy Handbook", and Frank Gordon of Westmill Solar Cooperative. Chaired by Peter Lipman of Transition Network. (scroll to the bottom of the full article to download the presentations as PDF's)

How to set up a community Energy Workshop - OVESCO

Renewable Energy Co-operative

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The Renewable Energy Co-operative (R-ECO) is a co-operative installer of Renewable Energy Systems for homes, businesses and communities.

The Renewable Energy Co-operative (R-ECO) is a co-operative installer of Renewable Energy Systems for homes, businesses and communities.

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First name: 
Renewable Energy
Last name: 
Co-operative

Philip Leicester

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First name: 
Philip
Last name: 
Leicester

Ruth Cooper

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Ontario, Canada
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Facilitator
Speaker
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First name: 
Ruth
Middle name: 
Cassandra
Last name: 
Cooper
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Brighton Energy Cooperative launches one of UK’s largest community-owned solar energy schemes

Brighton Energy Co-operative is to launch a pioneering project that will generate community-owned green power in Brighton & Hove and fund local projects to help people reduce their energy bills.

Energise Barnet CIC

Barnet, United Kingdom
Status: 
Muller
Geographic region : 
London
England
United Kingdom
Initiative type: 
Local Initiative
Community type: 
City/Urban
Themes: 
Energy
Themes: 
Housing
Themes: 
Local Government
Approximate number of members: 
500

Energise Barnet is a community-led project to increase the energy efficiency of homes and buildings, reduce fuel poverty and make renewable energy more affordable in London largest borough.

A community interest company, Energise Barnet CIC (EB), has been established to deliver the project which aims to create £200 million of social, economic and environmental benefit:

People & Contacts
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Primary point of contact: 
nigelfarren
Media point of contact: 
nigelfarren
Volunteer point of contact: 
Luke Berman
Web point of contact: 
nigelfarren

Ithaca

Ithaca, United States
Status: 
Muller
Initiative type: 
Local Initiative
Initiative type: 
Local Coordinating Hub
Community type: 
City/Urban
Community type: 
Village
Community type: 
Town
Community type: 
Forest
Community type: 
Rural
Themes: 
Arts & Crafts
Themes: 
Education
Themes: 
Effective groups
Themes: 
Energy
Themes: 
Food
Themes: 
Health
Themes: 
Housing
Themes: 
Inner Transition
Themes: 
Local Government
Themes: 
Transport

 Sustain and regenerate.

There are so many amazing people and groups in the Ithaca area (including other parts of Tompkins county and beyond) the intentions for this group are to coordinate, collaborate, act and change.

Coordinate - our knowledge, attitudes, skills, and aspirations to further our effectiveness

People & Contacts
Primary point of contact: 
SamuelBosco
Media point of contact: 
SamuelBosco
Volunteer point of contact: 
SamuelBosco
Web point of contact: 
SamuelBosco
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