The advantages of debt-based crowdfunding for financing renewables

19/12/2016


Environmental and otherwise sustainable projects often face difficulties attracting the necessary capital...


Democratising capital: Why crowdfunding platforms and cooperatives should work together

30/09/2016


The energy transition is a unique possibility in history to shift from centralised, fossil fuel based energy production to decentralised, sustainable energy production. The interesting part of this transition, though, is not so much in the switch from fossil fuels to renewables – it is in the switch from centralised to the decentralised production...


Generation kWh – A novel way to fund the energy revolution

30/08/2016


Generation kWh is a new way to easily and collectively generate your own renewable energy. The model paves the way for a future based on 100% renewables where energy generation is owned by the people – a future of “energy sovereignty” and “energy democracy”...


With crowdfunding, everybody can help fight climate change

19/07/2016


Fighting climate change is the responsibility of the people and civil society....


Crowdinvesting to fight climate change

24/05/2016


It is no secret that the fight against climate change will take a good bit of investment...


Power up your pension with renewables

23/02/2016


Fear of exposure to the risks of ‘stranded assets’ in the fossil fuel industry and the desire to ensure investments are not exacerbating climate change are leading more and more people to join the divestment movement and take control of their investments.


Money is power

04/12/2015


The energy transition is not solely a technical transition from centralised fossil fuel production to decentralised renewable energies.


You know it's good when it's been crowdfunded

17/11/2015


Citizens are being empowered. When we read the daily news it may not seem like it but the truth is that more and more things happen because citizens want it.