Next meeting is planned for Tuesday, Nov 7th at Old Academy Business Centre, Stromness at 07.30pm and will include the launch of the consultation on the OREF EV strategy.
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 role of narratives in shaping events. Come along and join a … Read More
Date: Thursday, 06 July 2017 Venue: Room 13, The Old Academy, Stromness Time: 13.00-14.00 EMEC would like to invite members of the public for a lunchtime open session by visitors from Scottish Government coming up to Orkney this week. The session will involve a … Read More
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 renewables progress and achievements over the last year. Please do come … Read More
The 2nd Orkney Electric Vehicle Show will be hosted by Robert Llewellyn (of ‘Red Dwarf’, ‘Scrapheap challenge’ and ‘Fully-Charged’ fame) at the Picky Centre on Saturday 6th May. There will be test drives from 9am in the car-park by OREF member Eco-cars. From 2pm … Read More
On Tuesday 18th April, OREF held an open meeting to discuss the recently published draft Sustainable Orkney Energy Strategy. The dedicated team that attended the meeting comprehensively reviewed the draft document and commented on its approach, structure and content. The conclusions reached were unanimous … Read More
On 17th April, OREF hosted a meeting with Stephen Mark Williams, Executive Director of the Energy Technology Partnership (ETP). This organisation co-ordinates and promotes the capacity of 12 Scottish universities in the energy sector. They have a number of initiatives and activities that relate … Read More
On 4th March OREF met with EV owners to discuss Orkney’s Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Strategy. In 2014 OIC produced a strategy that planned how to encourage the adoption of EVs. At that time there were about a dozen. In 2015 we sent our ‘No … Read More