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 […]

Meet the ECOE team: Paul Whittall, HEA

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. Here, we introduce Paul Whittall. What is your role at ECOE  Paul? […]

Meet the new people at ECOE: James Dexter, trainee HEA

The ECOE team continues to grow and evolve. We’re keeping you up to date on the new faces to you so that you don’t wonder who they are when you meet them. Here, we introduce James Dexter. What is your role at ECOE James? I am an in-training part-time Home Energy Adviser for ECOE’s Health […]

Creative call for people in Exeter to help build artwork urging action on climate change this September

20,000 hand-crafted moths will create an immersive display at COP26, the UN climate change conference. Made by people all over the world, the moths will represent a creative call for urgent action on climate change. People who want their voices to be heard will record whispers of hope and encouragement for a green energy future. […]

Exeter Community Energy named a finalist in the UK Social Enterprise Awards

Exeter Community Energy (ECOE) has successfully earned a shortlist place in the UK Social Enterprise Awards. That makes it one of the leading social enterprises in the country. ECOE is a finalist in the Environmental Social Enterprise category. It uses income from its ten solar power sites to bring  practical change in our community by […]