- Department of Energy and Climate Change - Community Energy sets out the Governments approach to community energy and contains some useful links.
- Community Pathways offers practical advice on setting up a community energy scheme based on real working examples.
- Plan Local provides a good general introduction to community energy.
- Rough Guide to Community Energy
- Hydropower A guide for you and your community provides a clear overview on setting up a hydro power scheme.
- Regen SW provides a good overview of setting up a community energy project and provides information and advice on the various technologies available.
- Department of Energy and Climate Change Feed-in Tariffs
- Department of Energy and Climate Change The Renewable Heat Incentive
- Department of Energy and Climate Change Big Energy Saving Network Fund
- Community Shares website backed by the Department for Communities and local Government offering advice on how to set up a community share offer scheme.
- Department of Energy and Climate Change - The Rural Community Energy Fund actions to stimulate rural economic growth
- The Community Generation Fund a nationally available fund created to provide a catalyst for community-owned renewable energy infrastructure
Legal and planning
- The Centre for Sustainable Energy advice on finance and legal issues associated with community energy projects
- Department for Communities and Local Government Planning Portal advice on all aspects of the planning process