News

 

Community Energy in a Post-Subsidy World - Event Digest

13/7/2017

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

31/5/2017

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

23/5/2017

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

27/3/2017

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

14/2/2017

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

LEAP: Leapfrog's community energy legal platform

27/1/2017

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

Breaking the Mould: Energy Supply

7/12/2016

Our most recent networking event, kindly hosted by Bates Wells Braithwaite, looked at those who are breaking the mould in the energy supply sector.

Press Release - Largest Community Energy Solar Project in the UK Acquired

2/11/2016

PRESS RELEASE 1st November 2016: Leapfrog Finance funds acquisition of Verdant CIC (9.3MW) by Communities for Renewables from Gamma Energy.

Community led Energy Efficient Lighting

7/10/2016

Storage and Opportunities for Community Energy

8/9/2016

Our most recent networking event, kindly hosted by Norton Rose Fulbright, looked at the hot topic of energy storage and what it could mean for community energy.