Community Energy guides
Guide to Community Energy for Victorians
This Community-owned Renewable Energy Guide has been created to give communities in Victoria information about developing community-owned renewable energy projects.
It is a resource for community groups that are considering a community energy project and those that are already in the process of establishing a project. The guide consolidates existing knowledge and resources and provides links to further information and advice.
Download the Guide to Community Energy for Victorians
Small Scale Community Solar Guide
The Coalition for Community Energy has updated the The Small Scale Community Solar Guide has been updated with the support of the Sustainability Victoria. This guide is perhaps one of the most useful resources available to community energy groups looking to develop their first project. The guide is filled with practical tips, case studies and the key information you need to get started.
Download the Small Scale Community Solar Guide
Small Scale Community Solar Guide Webinar Series
The Coalition for Community Energy delivered a series of webinars to introduce groups interested in developing their own community energy project to the guide and carious elements that assist a project move from an idea to a reality.
- Webinar One: An introduction to Community Energy and the Small Scale Community Solar Guide
- Webinar Two: Common Legal Framework and Overview of existing templates
- Webinar Three: Donation-based Community Solar – Case studies
- Webinar Four: Investment-based Community Solar – Case studies
Watch the recorded webinar
DELWP New Energy Jobs Fund
The $20 million New Energy Jobs Fund is designed to support Victorian-based projects that create long-term sustainable jobs, increase the uptake of renewable energy generation, reduce greenhouse gas emissions and drive innovation in new energy technologies.
The Fund has been designed with a specific stream for the Community Sector and Community Energy Projects.
Learn more about the New Energy Jobs Fund