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Funding and Investment Options

Investment and funding decision treeInvestment and funding decision tree

Energy Systems Catapult
Created 21 days ago
A decision tree to support identifying potential funding and investment routes. It is integrated into the Local Energy Toolkit through the project workflow tool.A decision tree to support identifying potential funding and investment routes. It is integrated into the Local Energy Toolkit through the project workflow tool.

Funding the Public SectorFunding the Public Sector

Salix
Updated 3 months ago
Our purpose is to provide funding and expert support to our partners, enabling and inspiring local and national climate action in the transition towards a low-carbon future We run a number of funding schemes dedicated to enabling the public sector to reduce their carbon emissions in line with the UK's target to become net-zero by 2050.  These schemes are funded by the Department for Business Energy & Industrial Strategy, The Scottish Go...Our purpose is to provide funding and expert support to our partners, enabling and inspiring local and national climate action in the transition towards a low-carbon future We run a number of funding schemes dedicated to...

Local Climate BondsLocal Climate Bonds

Green Finance Institute
Created 3 months ago
Local Climate Bonds have the potential to raise millions of pounds for green projects in the UK. They are finance products launched by Councils to access cost-effective funding for specific decarbonisation projects, offering local people an opportunity to invest in their area in a way similar to crowdfunding and to make a return from doing so.Local Climate Bonds have the potential to raise millions of pounds for green projects in the UK. They are finance products launched by Councils to access cost-effective funding for specific decarbonisation projects, offe...

Community Owned Electrical Vehicle Chargers: Opportunities, considerations and experiences.Community Owned Electrical Vehicle Chargers: Opportunities, considerations and experiences.

Community Energy England
Updated 4 months ago
This document will explore what role community energy groups can play in this growing field which will revolutionise not only how we travel, but potentially where the energy we generate goes. It will give you some basic knowledge about EV charging, signpost to other resources and give insights from community energy practitioners and EV consultants who are actively working with this technology.This document will explore what role community energy groups can play in this growing field which will revolutionise not only how we travel, but potentially where the energy we generate goes. It will give you some basic...

Financing Local EnergyFinancing Local Energy

UK100
Updated 4 months ago
This proposal was to develop Clean Energy Action Partnerships, a platform to enable national government to develop a low carbon Industrial strategy, with local leaders addressing the need for clean energy, focussed on place.This proposal was to develop Clean Energy Action Partnerships, a platform to enable national government to develop a low carbon Industrial strategy, with local leaders addressing the need for clean energy, focussed on pl...

Financing for Society: Assessing the suitability of crowdfunding for the public sectorFinancing for Society: Assessing the suitability of crowdfunding for the public sector

University of Leeds
Updated 4 months ago
Against a background of overall borrowing prudence and austerity, UK local authorities are being asked to lead on some of the biggest issues facing the country, including decarbonisation, the building of social housing, and providing effective social care to an ageing population. Delivering on this agenda within such constraints requires service and operational innovation whilst maintaining the support and trust of local residents, whic...Against a background of overall borrowing prudence and austerity, UK local authorities are being asked to lead on some of the biggest issues facing the country, including decarbonisation, the building of social housing, ...

Cost Benefit AnalysisCost Benefit Analysis

GMCA
Created 4 months ago
The Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) Research Team (formerly New Economy) has pioneered the development of a cost benefit analysis (CBA) methodology that has become nationally leading in its approach to articulating the fiscal, economic and social value of interventions. The methodology has been subject to an ongoing process of development since it was initially developed in 2011, and was adopted as supplementary guidance to...The Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) Research Team (formerly New Economy) has pioneered the development of a cost benefit analysis (CBA) methodology that has become nationally leading in its approach to artic...

Funding OpportunitiesFunding Opportunities

South West Energyhub
Created 4 months ago
Details of funding and finance opportunities for net zero and renewable energy projectsDetails of funding and finance opportunities for net zero and renewable energy projects

Establishing public-private Joint Ventures and partnerships for investment in and delivery of energy schemesEstablishing public-private Joint Ventures and partnerships for investment in and delivery of energy schemes

Midlands Energy Hub
Created 4 months ago
This document sets out a high-level approach to the consideration, development and opportunity of Joint Ventures (JV) for public / private partnerships in energy projects. Developing a mutually beneficial relationship between the public and private sector working on energy related projects is expected to become increasingly critical. Local Authorities are setting ambitious carbon reduction targets and local and regional economies develo...This document sets out a high-level approach to the consideration, development and opportunity of Joint Ventures (JV) for public / private partnerships in energy projects. Developing a mutually beneficial relationship be...

Attracting investment for local infrastructureAttracting investment for local infrastructure

Local Government Association
Updated 4 months ago
Investors will compare investment opportunities on a global basis. For the right investments there is no shortage of available finance. For an investor to regard a local investment opportunity as a serious proposition, they must have long term trust in the governance and capability of the council concerned. This needs to be demonstrated by leadership, local vision, political stability and access to managerial and technical capability an...Investors will compare investment opportunities on a global basis. For the right investments there is no shortage of available finance. For an investor to regard a local investment opportunity as a serious proposition, t...