Alternative energy sources

What is an Alternative energy supply system?

BASIX definition

Alternative energy system means a system which generates electricity on the land the subject of the application, using an energy source other than the electricity supply grid, and includes a photovoltaic power system and a wind generator.

In multi-dwelling developments cogeneration systems are also an alternative energy supply option.

Note: The alternative energy system must be located on the same piece of land as the proposed development.