Local and community governance of energy: evidence from studies in England and Wales

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UNLOC: objectives and work packages. Energy and People: attitudes, behaviours and policies, 13 December.
Dr Joanna Wade

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Local and community governance of energy: evidence from studies in England and Wales

  1. 1. Click to add title Local and community governance of energy: evidence from studies in England and Wales Dr Joanne Wade Energy and People: attitudes, behaviours and policies 13th December 2013
  2. 2. UNLOC: objectives and work packages Click to add title governance & institutional changes to support local actors role of local government and future direction in rapidly changing context evolving nature of relationship between state and non-state actors role of local finance in supporting local initiatives • Locating local government in energy governance • Mapping relationships and interactions at the local and community levels • Finance and local governance
  3. 3. Emerging structures: Click to add title the local authority view
  4. 4. Delivery structures and engagement Click to add title Co-ordination model Co• Reactive and local authority led examples • Early developments decentralised and variable • Recognise need to learn across communities • Hub and spoke model emerging Provision model • Core = energy project • Provides centre of activity, resource and expertise • Increased activity develops from existing projects
  5. 5. Gaps in Click to add title activity finance: types of Networking and co-learning Organisational development Project development Community energy actor Project 1 Project 2 Project 3 Project 4 ‘Eco-champions’ style behaviour change project Affordable warmth referral network community energy infrastructure Insulation project training local installers • • • • • Social investment Contract delivery Peer-to-peer LA capital budget LA revenue spending
  6. 6. Gaps in finance:title Click to add stages ? ? Initial ideas Feasibility / preparation Networking to gather ideas from others Development of initial proposals Feasibility studies • • • • • Social investment Contract delivery Peer-to-peer LA capital budget LA revenue spending ? Set up Procurement Implementation Operation / maintenance Capital investment Advice and workshops Planning consent Community workshops Collection of revenues Securing finance Advice provision Maintenance of equipment Business set up Securing participants
  7. 7. Policy and add title Click to resources • Importance of national policy framework • Financial support policy must take into account the local scale • Need for community energy development funds
  8. 8. Click to add title Dr Joanne Wade +44 (0)20 8947 1089 joanne.wade09@gmail.com

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