York Community Energy

Ouse got the Power: a trip to Linton Lock Hydro

The 1920s hydro power station

York Community Energy takes a trip upriver to a site with a long history. At the York Community Energy AGM this June we heard all […]

The Duct Apes run Micklegate for YCE

Sunday August 28th was the inaugural Micklegate Run Soapbox Challenge, which saw a bewildering array of superheroes, animals and cartoon characters hurtling over the cobbles […]

September Study Tour to Linton Hydro

Take a trip up the river with YCE! Join us on September 11th for a guided tour around our nearest hydropower scheme, and a picnic […]

An energetic AGM

Last week was our second ever AGM. If you couldn’t make it – well, it was a pretty packed agenda! We asked members to arrive […]

Clean energy from the Scottish Sun – and the Ouse: Our 2016 AGM

Our AGM is fast approaching – the date this year is Monday June 6th, with the venue being once again the Friends Meeting House on […]

Renewables are down, but not out!

You can’t have missed the news story over the winter that the Government has been rolling back its support for renewable energy. Just when we […]

After COP21 – Community Energy in the global picture

The enormous chipboard-and-canvas village has been dismantled and diplomats have caught up on long-deferred sleep. The COP21 summit in Paris was an intense period for […]

Cross party support for community renewables in York!

York Council backed a motion last week which includes a pledge to: Work on a cross-party basis to ensure that policies are adopted which increase […]

“Powering the City” – a big success

Our half-day conference “Powering the City” took place last weekend. We had over 60 people along and we’d like to thank everyone who attended and […]

Renewable Energy Study Tour, September 26th

York Community Energy invites you on a day trip to Hockerton Housing Project, near Nottingham. Sustainable Hockerton was one of the original sources of inspiration […]