A Farewell to Susanne Denison


A few words from Susanne Denison, Trustee.

A Warm Welcome to Claire Hanratty


Pure Leapfrog is pleased to announce the appointment of Claire Hanratty as the new CEO of Pure Leapfrog, replacing Alex Germanis who is stepping down after having served as CEO for over two years.

Farewell to Alex Germanis


As we announced back in March 2017, Alex Germanis has decided to resign his position as CEO of Pure Leapfrog. He kindly remained in position until the new CEO, Claire Hanratty, was in post.  

Monitoring and Evaluating Community Energy


Community Energy provides environmental, social and financial benefits to communities. However, there is currently no tool that enables groups to accurately and comprehensively monitor and evaluate these benefits.  Pure Leapfrog, in conjunction with SELCE, CEE and BSC have produced a report examining this lack of a M&E tool which can be downloaded here

Community Energy in a Post-Subsidy World - Event Digest


Our most recent seminar explored lessons that UK Community Energy can take from other jurisdictions where there has been a withdrawal of government support or never was any support in the first place.

Press Release - A Double Win for Communities and Solar


Press Release 30th May 2017: Leapfrog Finance funds acquisition of two community solar projects by Empower Community Foundation from Pfalzsolar. 

LEAP, Pure Leapfrog's Legal Platform has expanded


LEAP, Pure Leapfrog's Local Energy Accelerator Platform is now almost two years old and we are continuing to update it to ensure that community groups get the best possible value for money on their legal costs. 

Community Energy Blockchain: Potential business models, risks and opportunities


Our most recent networking event, on the 7th of March, explored the topic of Blockchain technology in community energy. The event was kindly hosted by Latham & Watkins and supported by Co-operative Energy. 

The community energy paradox


In trying to maximise community benefit, are communities better off working with the private sector more closely?

LEAP: Leapfrog's community energy legal platform


LEAP Update January 2017 - Let LEAP reduce your project costs!