“The team’s industry knowledge has been key in unlocking
the potential for projects across many council
services as well as the wider community.”
Jennifer Roberts, Senior Low Carbon Investment Officer, Cornwall Council
The energy hub is one of five that have been established across England, funded by the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy. For the wider South West, the West of England Combined Authority is the lead partner in the project and hosts the energy hub team.
- Increase the number, quality and scale of local energy projects being delivered
- Raise awareness of the opportunity for, and benefits of, local energy investment
- Enable local organisations and community groups to attract private and/or public finance for energy projects
WHERE WE WORK
In the South West, the hub covers seven Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) areas.