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As of April 2016 it has 20 member organisations (either individual REScoops or regional REScoop federations) in 11 European Member States, representing 1,240 individual REScoops and their 300,000 citizens.[2]

Its routine administration is handled by the Belgian cooperative Ecopower.[3]

On December 24, 2013, the European federation of groups and cooperatives of citizens for renewable energy (REScoop.EU) was legally established under Belgian national law with a European scope. This legal act is a key issue to further develop the activities of the European federation and it constitutes the base to build a strong European renewable energy cooperative alliance.[4]

REScoop is a short term for Renewable Energy Source Cooperative.[5]


  1. ^ "". European Commission Directorate-General for Energy: ManagEnergy Initiative. Retrieved 29 January 2012. 
  2. ^ REScoop members
  3. ^ "Foundation of". Ecopower. 17 March 2011. Retrieved 29 January 2012. 
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  5. ^ "Renewable energy source cooperatives". University of Liege, Centre for Social Economy. 2010. Retrieved 29 January 2012. 

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