What is the Fal Energy Partnership (FEP)?
We are responding to local concerns about rising energy prices and the risky future of energy supply. FEP is a Registered Society (a social enterprise) launched in March 2012. We connect many different groups interested in developing and implementing an integrated sustainable energy action plan for our community.
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How does 93 turbines and 400 million euros sound? The latest onshore wind farm going up in the Netherlands will be more than 50% larger than the biggest one now standing – and it may be just the beginning. Why … Continue reading
Energy Democracy – how can we achieve it and why is it a good idea for Falmouth? Currently 98% of the £1billion we spend on energy leaves Cornwall: and 15% of households live in fuel poverty. Yet we could be … Continue reading
Smart Energy Marketplace is the biggest smart energy technology and renewable energy generation show in the south west. A jam packed event – with a unique exhibition, high level conference and informative talks attracting businesses, installers, developers, community groups and … Continue reading
We welcome Cornwall Council’s plans for a new energy future for Cornwall. The vision, which is closely aligned with ours, identifies ambitious targets for reducing fuel poverty, increasing renewables and local ownership. The full announcement can be read here … Continue reading
Falmouth Town Council Chambers is yet again the venue for Fal Energy Partnership to present progress on its study investigating the possibility of generating 2MW of solar-powered electricity from business, farm and public sector roofs in the Falmouth and Penryn … Continue reading
We are delighted to announce that we have been awarded nearly £20,000 from the Rural Community Energy Fund (RCEF) to do a feasibility study into generating 2MW of solar-powered electricity from business, farm and public sector roofs in the Falmouth … Continue reading
Kensa Heat Pumps and Mojo Maritime have both been nominated for Regen SW’s Green Energy Awards shortlist. Using innovative system architecture and the first micro district ground source heat network project of its kind in Cornwall, Kensa Heat Pumps replaced … Continue reading
Dates have been announced for meetings with Cornwall Council leaders to discuss how your money is spent and many other issues. Go and have your say! Full details here. … Continue reading
Good news that Falmouth-based wave energy developer Seatricity has once again deployed the Oceanus 2 device at WaveHub off Hayle for further testing. The full report of the successful deployment, which involved a number of local marine companies, can be … Continue reading
FEP are close to finalising a grant application to WRAP for the first stages of work to secure 2+MW of larger scale PV on rooftops in the Fal area. As the subsidy regime is drastically reduced we are going to … Continue reading