01 Apr '13, 8am

Community Power In The Global Community Vol. II: The Netherlands

Community Power In The Global Community Vol. II: The Netherlands

The Community Power Report started off 2013 with a brand new series of articles: ‘Community Power in the Global Community’. As part of this project, we are going to interview key actors from various countries to provide insight into these countries’ community-owned renewables sectors. Our first stop was Belgium, where Dirk Vansintjan from Ecopower and REScoop shed some light on to the country’s community-owned energy scene. Our stop now is the Netherlands, for which I interviewed four individuals with a great deal of insight into the renewable energy and community power sectors of the country: Siward Zomer works as a project manager for different projects in the Netherlands that involve citizens who want to produce their own energy. He also plays an active role in REScoop.eu , a Europe-wide network for renewable energy co-operatives. Rick Bosman is the Founder and Chief Ed...

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2013/04/01/community-power-in-th...

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