The council is committed to sustainable development,
continuously improving its services, policies and practices to
contribute to a better quality of life for everyone now, and in the
Sustainable development considers the balance between
environmental, economic and social issues of today's activities.
Environmental issues are now at the heart of sustainable
development as we recognise our dependence on the earth’s
Hamlets Energy – Community Power
Tower Hamlets Council runs a scheme called
T.H.E Community Power, which harnesses the collective buying power
of residents to ensure that energy providers provide the best
energy rates possible for those who are signed up to the
Mayor of Tower Hamlets, Lutfur Rahman, said: "We are asking
residents to express their interest in switching their energy
supplier to access cheaper energy in the future through Tower
Registrations for the next auction is live. The next auction
will be on February 3, 2015. Registrations will close on
February 2, 2015.
There are two methods of registering;
- Use the easy to use online form by
- Call the T.H.E. Community Power team on
0800 508 8364.
In order to register, you will need to have the following
- current gas and/or electricity provider.
- tariff name for gas and/or electricity.
- current payment method, e.g. monthly direct debit, pre
payment meter etc.
- how much gas and/or electricity you use, in pounds or kWh,
preferably from an annual statement.
The above information can usually be found on a recent bill or
an end of year statement. If you are unable to find the required
information, you can contact your current supplier and they will be
able to provide it to you. It is very important to have this
information so that the system can generate an accurate
Find out more about how the scheme
The last auction took place on October 14, 2014 and
residents had an average annual saving of £203 for duel fuel
monthly direct debit and £130 for electricity only monthly direct
debit. For details about the winning suppliers, please visit
London Energy Switch website.
You can download a copy of our co-op
flyer (PDF, 100kb).
If you have any queries, please contact:
Tel: 020 7364 2631