York Community Energy

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 […]

Community Energy Conference, September 12th

York Community Energy would like to invite you to attend a half-day conference on community power. “Powering the City” will run from 1pm to 5:30pm […]

Conferences, soapboxes, and a bit of politics

Last week was a busy one for the YCE team. Members of the Management Committee were variously lobbying MPs, attending conferences and out proclaiming the […]

Our First AGM

Our first AGM took place last week, and has given us plenty to think about! We had a great turnout with plenty of new faces […]

Inaugural AGM + film (and new website!)

Our first AGM as a relaunched charity will take place in the Fox Room of the Friends Meeting House on Friargate at 7:30pm on Thursday […]

New beginning

York Community Energy is preparing for a relaunch. We’re holding an open planning meeting at 2pm on Sunday March 1st, downstairs at the Your Bike […]