LCSB News and Events
Getting Your ACTS Straight
Several LCSB members have asked about the implications of the Environment (Wales) Act and the Well-being of Future Generations Act on their organisations and activities. To download some simple guides and summaries on these acts and their most relevant aspects - click here.
Short Film Introduces First Community Solar Farm in Wales
LCSB member, Gower Power, have launched a community share offer for their latest project - the first community owned solar farm in Wales. To coincide with Community Energy Fortnight, they have published a short about the project - click here.
SPECIFIC Project Makes Breakthrough
The SPECIFIC project, based at Baglan Energy Park, involves collaboration between LCSB members, Swansea University and Tata Steel. To read about the latest developments in their printed solar cells research - click here.
Other News and Events
£150 Million Warm Homes Fund Announced
The National Grid will provide funding over the next three years to help make homes warmer, healthier and cheaper to heat. To read the NEA article on the fund – click here.
Welsh Government Targets Carbon Neutrality
The public sector in Wales has been challenged to become carbon neutral by 2030. To read more – click here.
Wind Power Can Help Meet Peak Demand
A new study shows how wind generated energy can make an important contribution to electricity supply during periods of peak demand. To read Carbon Brief article – click here.
New Energy Efficiency Toolkit for SMEs
The Carbon Trust has teamed up with Scottish Power to launch a new online resource aimed at helping small businesses in the UK to improve their energy efficiency and reduce energy costs. For more information – click here.
LOW CARBON SWANSEA BAY MEMBERS
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