Community Solar and Car Share Keswick and Cockermouth

A feasibility study focussed on the towns of Keswick and Cockermouth which investigates the potential for community-owned (or community-led) solar photovoltaic (PV) installations, electric vehicle (EV) charge points and car clubs. This study has been funded by the Rural Community Energy Fund. Download the study Download [...]


Electric Vehicle Charging Deployment in Cumbria – Analysis & Forecasting

Published 2021. Our electric vehicles team investigated the question of how many EV chargepoints are likely to be needed in Cumbria between 2021 and 2030, when the government's ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel vehicles is scheduled to come into force. Download the report >>


South Lakeland Green Business Survey

CAfS commissioned research among businesses in South Lakeland to create a baseline of attitudes, awareness and current approaches to sustainability, climate change and business environmental impact. We also wanted to identify forms of support needed and any barriers to change. You can read about the findings in the report below: [...]