Community Sustainable Energy

 

Saskatchewan's SES Solar Co-Op Ltd. - Renewable energy toolkit: a guide for renewable energy co-operatives' development and success in Saskatchewan. 

http://www.eltonenergy.org/cpc.html - Elton Energy Cooperative, Community Power Investment Model

https://www.solarbonds.ca/about/about-us - SolarShare is Canada’s leading renewable energy co-op developing commercial scale solar energy installations for Ontario residents.

http://www.fcpcoops.ca/ - The Federation of Community Power Co-operatives (FCPC) is a province-wide umbrella organization for community power co-ops in Ontario that are developing grid-tied renewable energy projects. They exist to unite, represent and serve the community power co-op community across the province of Ontario.

http://www.theade.co.uk/ - In the United Kingdom the Association for Decentralised Energy is the leading decentralised energy advocate, focused on creating a more cost effective, efficient and user-orientated energy system.  Check out their resources for community energy development.

http://www.trec.on.ca/ - TREC is Canada’s leader in the development of community owned renewable energy.  Check out the Report on The Power of Community.

http://peoplepowerplanet.ca/ - Best Practices and Knowledge Mobilization in Community Energy Development.  PPP is a pan-Canadian research partnership that aims to foster a broad ranging dialogue about the important role of community/citizen participation in a sustainable energy future.