The New Thames Valley Vision (NTVV) is a Low Carbon Network Fund Tier 2 project awarded by Ofgem during the 2011 competitive selection process. Focusing on the low voltage network, the NTVV aims to demonstrate how electricity distribution networks can better serve their customers by understanding, anticipating and supporting their energy use as they move towards low carbon technologies.
This paper addresses the criterion in the NTVV Bid Successful Delivery Reward Criteria (SDRC) 9.8 (c) 2. The focus of this report is to provide an analysis of the impact of the Low Carbon Community Advisory Centre while also discussing the effectiveness at conveying different messages, the community engagement achieved and the requirements for scalability.