Renewable Energy

Is defined as energy which comes from natural resources which replenish themselves and includes sunlight, water, wind and geothermal.  Biomass is added to these technologies as the carbon burnt to obtain the energy is broadly equal to the carbon dioxide taking in during the plant’s life.

For domestic renewable energy and energy efficiency advice contact the energy saving trust

Businesses can receive advice and support from the Carbon Trust 

For community advice on renewable energy in Wales you can contact Community Energy Wales or within the Park you can talk to The Green Valleys Community Interest Company

Other local groups with a keen interest in renewable energy are Talybont on Usk Energy and Llangattock Green Valleys