Name
Brixton Energy
country
United Kingdom
Goal
Brixton Energy is a not-for-profit co-operative based in south London. We create cooperatively-owned renewable energy projects whose financial revenues stay within the local community.
Main Topic
Clean energy: supplying clean, affordable and secure energy
All Topics
Clean energy: supplying clean, affordable and secure energy
Renovating homes: building and renovating in an energy- and resource-efficient way
Fostering a just transition: leaving no one behind (fostering i.e. inclusivity, equity, empowerment of marginalized communities or other goals regarding justice)
Scale
  • Neighbourhood or local community
Actors
  • Community-based initiative (i.e. citizens, cooperative, neighbourhood group)
  • Social enterprise (i.e. for-profit company, but has primary objective to achieve social and/or ecological benefits)
Maturity
5
Actions
Developing and/or producing goods
Aims
  • Socio-economic aims: changing business models, market structures and economic systems
  • Socio-technical aims: changing technology, such as infrastructures, material or tangible innovation
Category
Doing
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CONTACT

For further details please contact co-leads Dr Chris Foulds (chris.foulds@aru.ac.uk) and Dr Rosie Robison (rosie.robison@aru.ac.uk).

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This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation program under grant agreement No 101036640. The sole responsibility for the content of this website lies with the SHARED GREEN DEAL HAS project and does not necessarily reflect the opinion of the European Union.