Tavistock Eco Fair – Saturday 20th September

Meet exhibitors specialising in energy conservation, renewable energy, woodfuel, planning, grants, electric vehicles and more at Tavistock College from 10am – 4pm. There are practical energy saving talks, things for thechildren to do and light refreshments available. It’s also a chance to support Tavistock College’s Solar Schools Campaign. We’ll be treated to a performance by Matt Harvey, poet in Read more…

Tavistock Open Homes – 13th and 14th September

Seventeen householders across the area are opening their doors on Saturday and Sunday 13th and 14th September from 10:00 to 16:00 … to share with you how they are conserving energy or generating it from a renewable source. You can download the programme here. Information on the Individual homes can be found here. There are five bus tours to choose from and a walking tour. If Read more…

Guide to Choosing a Legal Entity

Any community group looking to take forward a renewable energy project will need to give considerable attention to having the right legal status.  The Partnership has reviewed the wide range of  information available online that is designed to help community groups determine which legal entity is suitable for them. As Read more…

Government consultation on solar PV

Government has published a consultation on changes to financial support for solar PV. The full consultation is available here. The consultation document proposes to: close the Renewables Obligation (RO) to new solar PV with capacity above 5 MW from 1 April 2015. Projects under 5 MW will remain eligible for Read more…