Reduce energy use, generate your own energy, switch to a renewable energy supplier — just some of the things the Energy group concentrates on to help us move towards carbon neutrality and better lives. You'll probably save quite a bit of money in the process.

Solar roofs! Any south-facing roof could be generating power - and the cost of photovoltaic (PV) panels is falling fast. A Trowbridge PV installer is offering a 4kWh system, surveyed and fully installed for £4,750 (inc. VAT).

The Energy Group is also starting to provide resource-efficiency for local businesses, an energy-use survey of the town, and energy-trading local networks.

If you feel you would like to help the group in any way please email

Energy Group Articles

Rwanda in Bradford on Avon

Several months ago we had a talk on ‘Energy storage’ by Clive Tomlinson. Clive is now working on a new project with people in remote Rwandan villages

Hustings on the Climate

On 28 November a packed St Margarets Hall heard our prospective parliamentary candidates answer questions ranging from bus and car travel to cleaner energy