Renewables East is the renewable energy agency for Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Essex – the East of England. RE is also contracted to champion the offshore agenda in the East Midlands on behalf of the East Midlands Development Agency.
Our Objective is:
‘to bring the benefits of renewable energy to the East of England’
The renewable energy sector is growing – fast. We’re here to help it grow in the East of England. Success will bring economic benefits. including increased employment and investment, and the development of a secure, competitive and successful renewables market which will benefit us all in ways we may not immediately recognise.
Climate change, security of supply and stable markets may sound like abstract concepts, but these are key to our quality of life. The East of England is better placed than any other region to help ensure we have the quality of life through sustainable energy of any region in the UK.
Generating more renewable energy in our region will help ensure a future for the agriculture, manufacturing and service sectors. We’re here to make sure that the East of England takes the best advantage of the enormous opportunities on offer to us. Explore this site to find out more – and tell us what you think.
We are committed to ensuring the right market and policy climate exists in order to power 14% of homes with renewable electricity by 2010. For an update on the latest Renewable Energy Statistics for the region, please visit our information library.
By increasing public understanding of renewable energy, supporting improvements in skills and awareness, we will bring the development of the East of England renewable energy economy into the mainstream.