Energy Group

Next meeting: Wednesday 26th June: Interseasonal storage, online only. Is it possible to run your house entirely on renewable energy, all through the year? This is not the same as net zero, where we typically rely on the grid to store energy between summer and winter. Nicola will discuss the options and how realistic they are, at the domestic level, including community heating schemes and national. All welcome. Please ask Nicola for the zoom link.

Latest News and events

Updated advice on Windows

The advice page on windows now has lots more suggestions for sash windows and advice on vacuum glazing as well as double/triple glazing.

Are you heat pump ready?

New advice on how to decide if your home is 'efficient enough' to install a heat pump.

Glossary

Energy advice pages

See here for advice on saving energy, energy efficient heating and generating renewable energy at home.

Help Wanted

Please email us if you would like to help or contribute your ideas, whether or not you can come to meetings.

At the moment we are particularly looking for assistance with:

  • Authoring FAQ pages and fact sheets, both writing the answers and writing the questions so you don't have to be an expert to help. Some ideas for more:, heritage buildings ...

By the way, Nicola's thermographic pictures of houses in Cambridge are still here.

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