Concept: Self funding business model Utilising local resources heating supply to meet all local needs Storage facilities to balance peak/off peak Benefits: Less imports Low CARBOMN Emission Local Employment/Opportunity Export Potential Customers: Co-ops ESB Local Authorities Opportunities!
Concept: Community based initiative to coordinate service and proved complete solutions for potential clients Benefits: Regions Creates a one-stop-shop initiative Ease of access to suppliers for customers Less resource commitment for clients Customers: Developers of wind farms Turbine Manufacturers OEM companies Opportunities!
Concept: Cooperative to become generator and supplier of renewable power for rural/local community Benefits: Create local jobs Cheaper electricity through local grid Cleaner environment, reduced co2 and no carbon tax levy Local knowledge & expertise Reduce stocks of oil/gas nationally and locally Value chain spin offs (suppliers, parts, maintenance, servicing management, upgrades Customers: Domestic end users Independent Grid suppliers/ESB grid Local businesses Government and local authority Investors – partner with local community Opportunities!
Concept: New business model of cooperation Issue shares per local community / per household to ensure and encourage buy in Benefits: Pilot scheme to show value and benefits Reinvestment back into households to become even greener Reinvesting into community Create return for community with projects Use to create parks, creches, other community needs Reduce dependency on imports, oil, gas, etc. Cheaper energy and profit from future surplus (export potential) Customers: Domestic and commercial market Local and regional communities and authorities Opportunities!
Concept: Fastrack team to plan and implement green energy solutions to meet local needs. Empowered and authorised to build feasibility case, evaluate and make things happen Benefits: Speedy return on investment Customers: Wind Farms Developers Energy Co op Land Owners Banks Opportunities!
Concept: R&D – gain information fast (academia/industry) Feasibility studies Offshore wind farm technology (develop and promote) Devised industry and academic partners Exploit local resources Support industry start-ups Enlarge marine and engineering existing infrastructure Benefits: Local economy Jobs/new opportunities to be exploited International export potential Customers: Affordable companies, investors Support companies Rest of Europe – potential to export, power and skills Opportunities!
Concept: Smarter consumers seeking new ‘cost effective’ services Visual display in kitchen of all green energy consumption Connected to internet to update current price comparison IT using oil, gas, electricity Benefits: Entice people to become smarter consumers Incentives - see immediate benefits of better insulations and use of right energy Customers: Domestic – end users Local businesses Local authorities Opportunities! Title: Smarter Consumers