GROWING THE RENEWABLE ENERGY ECONOMY
More renewable energy in the UK means less reliance on energy imports, more jobs and lower greenhouse gas emissions.
The REA was established in 2001 as a not-for-profit trade association, representing British renewable energy producers and promoting the use of renewable energy in the UK. The REA helps its members build commercially and environmentally sustainable businesses whilst increasing the contribution of renewable energy to the UK’s electricity, heat, transport and green gas needs.
The REA’s mission is to grow the renewable energy economy. It's THE united voice renewables and clean tech in the UK. The REA's main objective is to secure the best legislative and regulatory framework for expanding renewable energy production in the UK. The REA undertakes policy development and provides input to government departments, agencies, and regulators often working with NGOs and others.
The REA's corporate membership consists of around 700 companies ranging from; sole traders, farmers, installers, energy suppliers, service providers, major multinationals, project developers, manufacturers, organics recyclers and composters. REA is the only UK trade body representing the full range of renewable and clean technologies. The Wood Heat Association is a wholly owned REA subsidiary.
In July 2016 the Government introduced changes to the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) tariffs for Biomass Combined Heat and Power (CHP) plants with under 20% power efficiency with no formal consultation with industry and only 21 days notification, REA research concluded that the changes ...
Final report by the House of Commons’ Energy and Climate Change Select Committee released, incorporating inquiries into the energy revolution and the impacts of Brexit on UK energy and climate change policy, Report advocates for government support for energy storage and demand sid...
New industry report reveals the extent of energy storage deployment in UK, with a total of 35 standalone grid-scale storage projects and at least 1,500 residential storage deployments, 3...
Join the REA on Thursday, 27th October and meet a delegation of Indian MPs committed to the advancement of renewable and decentralised energy deployment...
Event Date: 27 October, 2016 at 11:00
Location: 20 Fenchurch Street, London, EC3M
Calling all composters.........
Event Date: 1 November, 2016 at 09:30
Location: Osborne Clark, 2 Temple Back East Temple Quay Bristol BS1 6EG
The next RTG meeting will be taking place on 1st November. Agenda is currently being put together & will be available soon...
Event Date: 1 November, 2016 at 11:00
Location: Burges Salmon LLP, 6 New St Square, London EC4A 3BF
Sector: Renewable Transport Group