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

Heat Smart Orkney and SMILE January 9th

HAPPY NEW YEAR! Come along for our first meeting of 2018. Explanation of the Heat Smart Orkney and SMILE projects by Community Energy Scotland’s Mark Hull. They are seeking to work around the... Read More

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