6 Works

Recorded Cybercrime and Fraud Trends in UK during COVID-19

David Buil-Gil, Asier Moneva, Steven Kemp, Nacho Díaz-CAstaño & Fernando Miró-Llinares

Financing Community Energy Case Studies : Green Energy Mull

Iain Cairns, Matthew Hannon, Timothy Braunholtz-Speight, Jeffrey Hardy, Carly McLachlan, Sarah Mander, Edward Manderson & Maria Sharmina
This report presents the second of four case studies of UK community energy organisations conducted during 2018/19. These will later be included as part of a synthesis briefing alongside a series of sector-level interviews. The case study makes use of a combination of qualitative (e.g. interviews, organisation reports) and quantitative (e.g. financial reports) data. Summary of key lessons: Government subsidy is the cornerstone to securing both community and private finance. By providing a substantial long-term...

EVALUATION OF DAMAGE INDUCED IN GRAPHITE DUE TO SAMPLE PREPARATION BY STANDARD NON-DESTRUCTIVE TECHNIQUES

Michael Lasithiotakis, James T. Marrow & Barry J. Marsden
Damage introduced to graphite by mechanical polishing, argon ion beam polishing, fracture, and neutron bombardment has been studied in polycrystalline graphites and Highly Oriented Pyrolytic Graphite (HOPG). Scanning Electron Microscopy and Atomic Force Microscopy, as well as X-Ray Diffraction and Raman spectroscopy, were employed. The least disturbed surfaces are observed in pristine HOPG or by fracturing techniques that exposed pre-existing defects. A decrease of the mean particle size of the abrading medium and the use...

Financing Community Energy Case Studies : Edinburgh Community Solar Cooperative

Iain Cairns, Matthew Hannon, Timothy Braunholtz-Speight, Carly McLachlan, Sarah Mander, Edward Manderson, Maria Sharmina & Jeff Hardy
This report presents the first of four case studies of UK community energy organisations conducted during 2018/19. These will later be included as part of a synthesis briefing alongside findings from a series of sectoral-level interviews. The case study makes use of a combination of qualitative (e.g. interviews, organisation reports) and quantitative (e.g. financial reports) data. Key summary lessons include: The ability of community energy organisations to raise community finance is underpinned by government subsidies...

Financing Community Energy Case Studies : Brighton and Hove Energy Services (BHESCo)

Iain Cairns, Matthew Hannon, Timothy Braunholtz-Speight, Carly McLachlan, Sarah Mander, Edward Manderson, Maria Sharmina & Jeff Hardy
This report presents the final of four case studies of UK community energy organisations conducted during 2018/19, which will later be included as part of a synthesis briefing alongside a series of sector-level interviews. The case study makes use of a combination of qualitative (e.g. interviews, organisation reports) and quantitative (e.g. financial reports) data. Summary of key lessons includes: Energy efficiency and heating services can constitute a core offering of community groups. Unlike many other...

Financing Community Energy Case Studies : Gwent Energy CIC

Iain Cairns, Matthew Hannon, Timothy Braunholtz-Speight, Carly McLachlan, Sarah Mander, Edward Manderson, Maria Sharmina & Jeff Hardy
This report presents the third of four case studies of UK community energy organisations conducted during 2018/19. These will later be included as part of a synthesis briefing alongside a series of sector-level interviews. The case study makes use of a combination of qualitative (e.g. interviews, organisation reports) and quantitative (e.g. financial reports) data. Summary of key lessons: The withdrawal of the FiT has made business model innovation necessary, whilst legacy revenues from the FiT...

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