Exeter Community Energy is looking for new people to join its award-winning team

Exeter Community Energy is looking for people to join our team. We have won three awards in two years. but now we’re thinking even bigger! Therefore, we have exciting plans to expand how we use renewable energy, energy efficiency and fuel poverty projects to improve our community. Can you help us?   We are especially […]

Become a Community Energy Champion with support from Exeter Community Energy

The rising cost of energy is at the forefront of many Devon households’ minds right now. Further price increases are likely before winter arrives again. Meanwhile, residents want to help reduce carbon emissions. However, it can be tricky to know where to turn for advice and how to make the most efficient energy savings in […]

ECOE held its AGM on July 6 – watch the video here

Exeter Community Energy (ECOE) held its 2022 Annual General Meeting at 6pm on Wednesday July 6 in the Magdalen room at the Exeter Community Centre. As usual, we reviewed the year’s activities, and showing how our solar PV installations are supporting our efforts to help the community in Exeter and Devon. We discussed the awards […]

Call for applications for 2021/2022 ECOE Community Fund grants

After a successful fourth year of ECOE’s Community Fund, it is now open for applications again. The fund is available for local community projects to apply for financing that help to address the climate emergency and promote social justice. This time, for 2021/2022, we have a total of £5,400 available. In detail, £3,500 comes from […]

Exeter Community Energy wins national Community Energy Initiative award

Exeter Community Energy (ECOE) has been announced as the winning Community Energy Initiative at this year’s UK Green Energy Awards. ECOE’s win primarily reflects its Healthy Homes for Wellbeing scheme, which has helped people around Devon out of fuel poverty. The scheme has assisted 2,590 homes in 2021, saving clients an estimated £1.3 million. Specifically, […]

Meet the new people at ECOE: Prina Sumaria, director

Hopefully you’ve read some of these posts introducing you to the ECOE team before. We are keeping you up to date on the new faces to you so that you don’t wonder who they are when you meet them. Today we introduce Prina Sumaria. What is your role at ECOE? I’m really excited to join […]

Meet the new people at ECOE: Francis Mosley, director

Hopefully you’ve read some of these posts introducing you to the ECOE team before. We are keeping you up to date on the new faces to you so that you don’t wonder who they are when you meet them. Today we introduce Francis Mosley. What is your role at ECOE? I have joined the ECOE […]

Meet the new people at ECOE: David Bacon, O&M director

Hopefully you’ve read some of these posts introducing you to the ECOE team before. If not, the idea is to keep you up to date on the new faces to you so that you don’t wonder who they are when you meet them. Today we introduce David Bacon. What is your role at ECOE David? […]

Act green in 2022: Volunteer to help with ECOE’s accounts, marketing design – or whatever you like!

A new year will soon be upon us – yet climate and fuel poverty remain pressing problems. As such, if you’re looking for a meaningful way to act, we have exciting opportunities for you. Interested? If so, read on for details. Accounts volunteer ECOE is looking for someone with experience working in finance to help […]

Exeter Community Energy wins Energy Efficiency Award in outstanding vulnerable customer support

Exeter Community Energy (ECOE) has won a South West Energy Efficiency Award 2020/21. The award recognises ECOE as a leading UK social enterprise for vulnerable customer support. The award comes thanks to ECOE’s outstanding work in the environmental sector and its clear impact in its local communities. Specifically, the award recognises outstanding work during 2020’s […]