All about shared community ownership under the Community Energy Strategy's voluntary protocol
The first draft report was published in June 2014 and is available here.
The Taskforce consulted about this draft, and received over 50 responses. CEE's response is available here
The taskforce's final report was published on 3rd November 2014 and launched by the Secretary of State on 6th November. A copy is available here.
The government published its formal response to the Taskforce on 27th February 2015 - see here.
Shared Ownership Taskforce - the official government webpage
The Shared Ownership Taskforce are representatives from the renewables industry and the community energy sector appointed by the Department of Energy and Climate Change to work towards a voluntary approach to increasing shared ownership of new, commercial onshore renewables developments. The official webpage for the Taskforce is here.
Maria McCaffery; Chief Executive, RenewableUK (Chair)
Philip Wolfe; Chair, Community Energy England (Vice Chair)
Rebecca Willis; Energy Specialist, Cooperatives UK and Pure Leapfrog (former Vice Chair)
Gemma Grimes; Director of Onshore Renewables, RenewableUK (Secretary)
Pete Capener; Co-Founder and Executive Chair, Bath and West Community Energy
Mark Child; Development Manager, LarkEnergy
Chris Church, Chair, Low Carbon Community Network (LCCN)
Will Dawson; Principal Advisor, Forum for the Future
Patrick Devine-Wright; Professor, University of Exeter
Pauline Gallacher, Neilston Development Trust
Leonie Greene; Lead External Affairs & Policy, Solar Trade Association (STA)
Simon Hamlyn, Chief Executive British Hydro Association (BHA)
Gaynor Hartnell; Community Engagement Advisor, Renewable Energy Association (REA)
Matt Hindle; Policy Manager, Anaerobic Digestion and Biogas Association (ADBA)
Merlin Hyman, Chief Executive, Regen South West
Bonnie Priest; Managing Director, Carbon Free Developments
Robert Rabinowitz; Chief Executive, Pure Leapfrog
Meg Roper, Policy Manager, Combined Heat & Power Association (CHPA)
Dr Nina Skorupska; Chief Executive, Renewable Energy Association (REA)
Mike Smyth; Chair, Energy4All
Zoisa Walton; Head of International Community Engagement, Eneco Wind Ltd
Charles Williams; former Development Director, Falck Renewables
This includes three current directors of CEE, which sponsors this website; and eight who represent CEE member organisations.