Inspiring solutions

Ground-breaking community microgrids The award-winning Owen Square community microgrid in Bristol is being developed by CEPRO and its partners to be the UK’s most complete demonstration of the coming Energy Transition from fossil fuels to renewables. The project deployed solar panels and a hybrid air/ground Energy Centre with seasonal storage and is developing a local energy supply […]

Save energy for your community Kudos™ energy challenges are a new service communities can use to raise money for energy efficiency activities. Participants receive radio-operated Kudos energy monitors and earn community rewards for avoiding electricity use at peak times. We are finalists in the Nesta dynamic demand competition. More information

Maximise local use of solar The Skyprospector trial is a UK government funded study in Bristol to quantify the savings from “microgeneration aware” energy efficiency measures. Skyprospector analyses high-resolution data from electricity, gas and temperature monitors providing tailored retrofit advice in solar homes Visit the trial site