To be more sustainable the community must pursue a combination of energy efficiency activities and installations of renewable energy technologies. This drive for reduced energy consumption will allow the community to move away from an over reliance on costly and polluting fossil-fuels, and also benefit from savings made on fuel reduction and income generation through renewable energy incentive schemes.
The pages in this section introduce technologies to meet some of the electricity demand of the community:
and technologies to meet some of the heating demand of the community:
On all six of the above pages you will find links to local examples or case studies.
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