Taking renewable energy internships to new heights: Paid internship offered in Brixton!

2016 marked an important milestone for Repowering in the quest to provide young Londoners with the opportunities and skills to learn and grow into the future green leaders of the city, and beyond. Repowering has been running internships since 2012; working with young people based in the neighbourhoods where the solar projects have been installed, … Continued

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Great Solar Panel Workshop at the Woolley House Undercroft

We had a fantastic workshop at the Undercroft on Saturday the 9th of July. The participants showed natural talent, flying through the soldering stage of the day at such speed that we were able to make 4 fully working portable chargers in just a few short hours. Everyone who wanted to keep a panel was able … Continued

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Repowering featured in 10:10’s “Unstoppable” video

  Click the image to view Victoria Omubuwajo at the Banister House estate in Hackney, along with Cllr Anna Birley of Lambeth Council fighting for the cause of decentralised energy.

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Events

  • Sat
    01
    Nov
    2014
    1pm-3pmBanister House Community Hall, E9 6BH

    On Saturday 1st November Repowering London is hosting a free energy advice training session for the community energy groups we are working with as part of the peer mentoring project. The training session will teach you how to put on an energy advice session in your community, and will include training on energy switching, energy saving, understanding fuel poverty, draught proofing, general energy efficiency, understanding energy bills, and more.

    Spaces are limited so please email millie.darling@repowering.org.uk if you would like to be booked in for a place on this course.

  • Wed
    26
    Nov
    2014
    7pm-9pmRedmond Community Centre, London N4 2HF

    A lecture introduction to the range of renewable technologies out there, how they work, and the possibilities for these different technologies for London.

  • Sat
    06
    Dec
    2014
    2pm-5pmCamley Street Natural Park, London N1C 4PW

    LEAP is a cross-sector partnership developing micro anaerobic digestion to turn food waste into clean renewable energy and fertiliser. Come for a guided tour of the biogas project at Camley Street Natural Park. This will be our last event of the year so join us for a drink afterwards to reflect on a year of community energy, and what we hope to achieve together in the coming year.

     

  • Thu
    12
    Nov
    2015
    6pm - 9pmCommittee Room 5, City Hall The Queen's Walk London SE1 2AA
    Community Energy in London Question Time will focus on progress being made by London's community energy sector and identify some of the challenges faced in developing these projects in the capital.
    The event will include presentations by a number London community energy groups highlighting their achievements to date and plans for the future. The evening will include a Question Time session with a panel made up of practitioners, policy makers and other experts. This is a great opportunity to bring together and celebrate London's growing community energy sector, to discuss and share ideas on projects with other groups, and to help put community energy firmly on the agenda of London's energy strategy.
    A draft agenda is available here: further information to follow - please do visit this website again for updates.
    The event will be held in Committee Room 5 at City Hall. We look forward to seeing you there - places are however limited with priority given to community energy group representatives- so please email communityenergyinlondon@gmail.com with some information on your interest in community energy to secure a place.
    Please click the following link to download the draft agenda for the evening: