Tag: community energy

Tragedies of Commons and Non-Commons

Commoning is one way we can think about energy, that is sharing it locally and regulating it locally, but most of the world now lives in societies in which commons are under threat. Pollution encraoches on commons property which...

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Ostrom’s ‘Laws’ of the Commons

This is a summary of a section in Elinor Ostrom’s Rules for Radicals by Derek Wall, Pluto Press, 2017. 28-32. The idea is that looking at laws of the commons, may help community renewable energy survive if it can get...

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Community Energy

Community energy may be the way to go, all over the country, or indeed all over the world. In Australia, we clearly cannot wait for the State and Federal Governments to do anything, as they seem quite happy with increasing...

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