Resources & Advice

This is the resources and advice section. To see the latest news and events in the community sector, click here, and to see the financial support available to communities through CARES click here.

CARES Toolkit

The CARES toolkit will take you step by step through the process of developing projects, from determining your goals to achieving them.

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Framework Contractors

To support community groups in progressing projects, we have compiled a framework of suppliers to provide a number of professional services.

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Case Studies

Explore live projects and find out how communities across the country are already benefitting from installing renewable energy technologies.

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Renewables Handbook

The Renewable Energy Handbook helps you to learn the fundamentals of renewable energy generation.

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Useful information

Links to further resources including relevant national and regional organisations and background readings

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Infrastructure & Innovation Fund (IIF) - Project Summaries

A selection of detailed summaries of previous projects that have applied to this fund, including supporting documents and/or ouptut reports and learning points.

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