2023 Action Scorecards

Action Scorecards 2023

Question: Does the council have a scheme to allow residents to purchase renewable energy cheaply, through collective buying?

Question code
1.11
Section
Buildings & Heating
Topic
Renewable Energy purchasing schemes
Source
Volunteer Research
Question weight
Low

Criteria

Two tier criteria
Criteria met if the council is running a Solar Streets or equivalent collective energy buying project.

Additional points awarded if the council is running a Solar Together or equivalent project, such as iChoosr. Points awarded to any other scheme councils are doing that are on a similar scale to Solar Together.

Clarifications

If the project is being led by the County Council or a combined authority and all other councils in that area are involved too, then all those district councils will be awarded the points.

The project cannot be a trial project.

Marked using data provided by Solar Streets - https://solarstreets.co.uk/ and Solar Together - https://solartogether.co.uk/landing

Question performance

Or show scores by type of council

0 points

7 county councils

1 point

0 county councils

2 points

14 county councils
CouncilScoreEvidence
Cambridgeshire County Council2/2cambridgeshire.gov.uk
Devon County Council2/2devonclimateemergency.org.uk
East Sussex County Council2/2eastsussex.gov.uk
Essex County Council2/2assets.ctfassets.net
essex.gov.uk
Hampshire County Council2/2hants.gov.uk
Link
hants.gov.uk
Link
solartogether.co.uk
Hertfordshire County Council2/2hccsp.org.uk
Kent County Council2/2kent.gov.uk
Leicestershire County Council2/2leicestershire.gov.uk
Lincolnshire County Council2/2lincolnshire.gov.uk
bigcommunityswitch.co.uk
Suffolk County Council2/2suffolk.gov.uk
Surrey County Council2/2news.surreycc.gov.uk
Warwickshire County Council2/2warwickshire.gov.uk
warwickshire.gov.uk
West Sussex County Council2/2westsussex.gov.uk
Worcestershire County Council2/2worcestershire.gov.uk
Derbyshire County Council0/2
Gloucestershire County Council0/2
Lancashire County Council0/2
Norfolk County Council0/2
Nottinghamshire County Council0/2
Oxfordshire County Council0/2
Staffordshire County Council0/2