Our Areas of Work
We work with developers to unlock barriers to deployment in the SW. Supporting positive community engagement and shared ownership, reducing barriers to grid and planning and supporting local supply chains.
Regen SW is at the forefront of supporting renewable heat projects in the SW. Working with you to raise awareness of renewable heat technologies, support decision makers and provide insight to policy to the sector.
From the development of Wave Hub to the creation of the South West Marine Energy Park. Regen SW has helped make the south west become a global centre for the marine energy sector.
Regen SW works to support and develop a thriving supply chain and routes to market in the microgen and energy efficiency sector. Providing advice on technology accreditation, national policy insights and the latest installation figures.
We undertake a holistic programme of work to build political, community and public support. Regen Sw enables an approach to development that brings local benefits, and address the key challenges of grid and planning
Our Latest Projects
Our Renewable Energy Grid Collaboration service is open to all developers looking to collaborate and reduce grid reinforcement costs. The service is currently available in the WPD and SSE distribution areas.
2013/14 was another year of rapid growth. We now generate 8.3 per cent of our electricity from renewables, the equivalent of just over a quarter of south west homes. We are also the leading region for renewable heat installations.
Regen SW supports over 200 communities who are thinking about renewable energy projects in their area. Our site provides useful information, guides and tools to empower communities.
Do you need to get creative with your public engagement around energy? Have you ever considered working with the creative industries to reach new audiences? Intrigued by the sound of Transition Town: The Musical and The Element in the Room by Matt Harvey?
Our experience is that developers that engage positively with local communities develop schemes better and faster. To help developers engage in the most effective way we have established three community engagement services