This week on Radio Nova we were looking at ways you can get involved locally in climate action.


Ten reasons to start or join a community energy project


  1. You’ll be building the system needed to stop the climate crisis


  1. Community renewables redirect money supporting the fossil fuel system


  1. It can reduce energy poverty in your area


  1. You’ll get to know your neighbours and strengthen your community


  1. You will produce your own renewable energy


  1. It creates spaces to educate people on the issues of energy, climate and democracy


  1. It keeps the money locally in your community


  1. You will show other communities what is possible


  1. It will contribute to creating a more local, more circular economy


  1. You will be building the kind of world you want to see


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