Job Opportunity – Community Energy London Officer (6 months)

Repowering is pleased to announce that we are formally recruiting for the position of a Community Energy London Officer. This role is funded by the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation for a period of 6 months. This is an exciting role for those with an interest or experience of working in community energy. Interested candidates should send a CV … Continued

Banister House Solar installation almost complete!

The Banister House Solar project is finally becoming a reality! All the hard work put in by the Banister House team including local residents, the society directors, young interns and Hackney Council over the last year has paid off and the solar panels are now sitting neatly on 14 roofs across the estate, awaiting final wiring connections … Continued

Launch of Hackney’s First Community Owned Solar Project

Cakes, quiches, and pies: baked. Music: played, sung, and danced to. Stories: recounted and visions shared by local residents. The Banister House Solar launch party was a roaring success! Over 70 people flooded into the Banister House Estate Community Centre on Tuesday March 31st. The banner – with a logo designed by youth from the … Continued

Repowering Night Trip to Bunhill Energy Centre

Repowering and members of London community energy groups travelled to Islington on a chilly Thursday evening in February for a tour of the Bunhill Energy Centre. The tour began in the energy centre offices on Old Street where James Wilson, an Energy Projects & Programmes Team Leader at Islington Council gave the attendees an overview … Continued