Oldland South Gloucestershire

Community Information

Oldland Common is a village in South Gloucestershire, England, on the outskirts of Bristol. It is in the civil parish of Bitton, approximately 8 miles between the centres of cities Bristol and Bath. It is a mainly residential area with a few small shops for the local community. Oldland Common is the birthplace of the famous astronomer Sir Bernard Lovell, and is home to the Sir Bernard Lovell seco...more
Oldland Common is a village in South Gloucestershire, England, on the outskirts of Bristol. It is in the civil parish of Bitton, approximately 8 miles between the centres of cities Bristol and Bath. It is a mainly residential area with a few small shops for the local community. Oldland Common is the birthplace of the famous astronomer Sir Bernard Lovell, and is home to the Sir Bernard Lovell secondary school, a designated language college opened by Lovell himself in 1972, once attended by England cricketer Marcus Trescothick. Other schools in the village are St. Anne's Church of England Primary School (built in 1837 & initially called Oldland National School), Redfield Edge Primary School and Cherry Gardens Primary School. The village lies on the Avon Valley Railway and is served by Oldland Common railway station. It has a population of just under 7,000 (according to the 2001 Census).

Energy Demand - 2012

The breakdown of the region's energy consumption by kWh (units of energy). Click 'Learn More' to see the baseline demand by cost or CO2 or to see previous year's baselines. 

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Energy demand over time

Renewable Energy Potential

How much energy could we generate by renewables like solar panels or wind turbines.  This shows the maximum achievable and how much of this has actually been identified in real projects.  The pie chart shows the mix in capacity (kW).

Oldland haven't added any Renewable Energy potential yet.

Compare community

This graph shows the community's annual energy usage (per meter) compared to the regional and national averages.  Full users may click the 'Learn More' button to compare the community against all other communities in the Local Authority area.

Community Energy Statistics

Population 14,412
Households 6,139
Area 415 ha

Total Annual Energy Use - 2012

Consumption 88GWh
Cost £6.31M
CO2 22.37kt

Per Capita Energy Use - 2012

Consumption 6MWh
Cost £437.49
CO2 1.55t

Identified Savings/Generation

Maximum energy efficiency savings 0kWh
Maximum renewable energy generation 0kWh

Central Heating Types

A breakdown of central heating types taken from the 2011 census. Click learn more to see a larger version.

Energy use reduction plan

Oldland's energy use reduction plan. Calculated using the potentials for renewables and energy efficiency below.

Energy Efficiency Potential

How much energy could we save by energy efficiency technologies like insulation or heat pumps.  This shows the maximum achivable and how much of this has actually been identified in real projects.  The pie chart shows the mix in savings (kWh).

Oldland haven't added any Energy Efficiency potential yet.