Re-energising Wales: Factors influencing local and community engagement in renewable energy in Wales

Factors influencing local and community engagement in renewable energy in Wales is the second Re-energising Wales report exploring local and community energy in Wales.   This report shares qualitative research and analysis undertaken through interviews with local and community organisations across Wales to capture their experiences of developing renewable energy projects in Wales. You can […]

Re-energising Wales: A plan for Wales’ renewable energy future. Essential actions to re-energise Wales by 2035

The Re-energising Wales project A plan for Wales’ renewable energy future: Essential actions to re-energise Wales by 2035 report outlines a 10 point plan for a renewable Wales. Drawing on evidence from previous IWA Re-energising Wales reports, the IWA has identified essential actions that need to be delivered between 2019-2035 if we are to work […]

Re-energising Wales: How to protect, promote and achieve scale in community and local ownership of renewable energy in Wales

The Re-energising Wales project How to protect, promote and achieve scale in community and local ownership of renewable energy in Wales report outlines actions that could protect, promote and achieve scale in community and local ownership of renewable energy in Wales. The IWA commissioned Regen to conduct this research and work with us to prepare a […]

Common Purposes report

The IWA’s Common Purposes project has explored practical steps to ensure the implementation of curriculum reform in Wales is integrated with and supported by the further education, higher education, skills and business communities.   The report makes eight recommendations to help ensure the further education, higher education, skills and business communities are involved during the […]

Re-energising Wales: ‘The Economic Costs and Benefits of Renewable Energy Transition in Wales’ report

The Re-energising Wales project ‘The Economic Costs and Benefits of Renewable Energy Transition in Wales’ report outlines the economic opportunity that arises from a transition to renewable energy in Wales. The IWA commissioned economic expert Professor Calvin Jones at Cardiff Business School to conduct this research and work with us to prepare a compelling, evidence-based vision […]

Re-energising Wales: ‘A Framework for Action: Next steps for Regulatory and Policy Powers over Energy in Wales’ report

The Re-energising Wales project ‘A Framework for Action: Next steps for Regulatory and Policy Powers over Energy in Wales’ report has developed a framework for action outlining the key regulatory and policy powers that we need to use in Wales to maximise renewable energy. The IWA commissioned Hywel Lloyd, Facilitating the Future, to conduct this research and […]

New report: Metro & me

In May this year, Transport for Wales confirmed that KeolisAmey had been appointed to design, build and operate the South Wales Metro.   The Metro & me report is a collection of thought pieces which discuss the broader social, community, cultural, environmental, economic and regeneration opportunities the South Wales Metro presents. The collection includes contributions from […]

Re-energising Wales: ‘Economic Impact of Energy Transition in Wales: A Renewable Energy System Vision for Swansea Bay City Region’ report

The Re-energising Wales project ‘Economic Impact of Energy Transition in Wales: A Renewable Energy System Vision for Swansea Bay City Region’ report outlines the economic opportunity that arises with a truly transformative approach to energy generation and domestic refurbishment in the Swansea Bay City Region. The IWA commissioned economic expert Professor Calvin Jones at Cardiff Business […]

Re-energising Wales: ‘Decarbonising Transport in Wales’ report

The Re-energising Wales project ‘Decarbonising Transport in Wales’ report highlights opportunities that could significantly improve and decarbonise the transport sector in Wales. The IWA commissioned transport expert Chris Roberts to conduct this research and work with us to prepare an evidence-based vision for transport in Wales. To download the IWA’s report ‘Decarbonising Transport in Wales’, […]