Since 2000, the Orkney Renewable Energy Forum (OREF) has been an integral part of the development of a diverse and successful renewable energy industry in Orkney.  As a membership organisation, OREF is open to businesses and individuals with an involvement or interest in Orkney’s renewable energy sector.

OREF aims to address strategic issues affecting Orkney’s renewables sector through focused collaboration with members, the local community, key stakeholders, and Orkney’s world-leading academic and research organisations.


=Latest News

Orkney Sustainable Energy Strategy 2017/2025

The exciting new Orkney Sustainable Energy Strategy 2017-2025, released today, showcases Orkney’s energy future: “Orkney: A secure, sustainable low carbon island economy driven uniquely by innovation and collaboration, enabling the community to achieve ambitious... Read More

Stories of Power in the Energy Islands

Tuesday, 12th September 7.30pm ICIT, Old Academy Business Centre, Stromness. PhD student Rebecca Ford will give a presentation on her research into the impact of Marine Renewable Energy in Orkney, focussing on the... Read More

OREF AGM – Tuesday 6th June

The OREF AGM will be held in Room LL1, ICIT, Stromness at 7pm on Tuesday 6th June. OREF Business Members will provide a Show and Tell consisting of short presentations explaining their company’s... Read More