Vacancy: Home Energy Advisor Role at ECOE

Looking for a new and exciting role, that not only helps local residents with energy efficiency issues but also tackles climate change at grass roots? Community energy groups across Devon are expanding their domestic energy efficiency and retrofit services. Read on to learn more about flexible work opportunities.   The Role Due to the success […]

Smart Meters: All you need to know

We’re supporting this year’s Smart Meter campaign. As we continue to tackle climate change and fuel poverty at grass roots level, its important that our energy instructure gets ‘smarter’. Below you’ll find all the frequently asked questions around smart metering. If you have further questions or would like some help from one of our Home […]

New Season Update from Healthy Homes

The pandemic has brought many challenges, not least to the vulnerable residents in our community. We have been busy working behind the scenes to ensure we are ready to help those most in need this Autumn/Winter. LEAP Relaunches Our home visits with Local Energy Advice Partnership (LEAP) stopped in March, as the lockdown arrived. We’ve […]

Help us provide emergency support and basic necessities to low income households

Visit our Just Giving page to make a donation At Exeter Community Energy, since the start of the COVID-19 lockdown, we have seen a threefold increase in the level of requests for support from our Healthy Homes Hardship Fund, which was launched last winter. Our Winter Warmth campaign generated almost £5000 for the Hardship Fund, […]

Update to our Healthy Homes support and service

Important update regarding Healthy Homes support There are changes to the support that our Healthy Homes project are now offering given the rapidly changing situation with the coronavirus. LEAP Home Visits As from 24th March, all LEAP home visits are cancelled, and LEAP are not accepting any new referrals for home visits for the time […]

New vacancies at ECOE

Finance Director Our Finance Director, Peter Bowers, is stepping down June 2019, we are therefore looking for a new Finance Director to join our Board. If you know anyone with the skills and available time commitment to fill this important role on our Board, or would like further information about role responsibilities, please contact Gill Wyatt, […]

Powering up Trew’s Weir

The hydro project at Trews Weir has been progressing well. We’ve had our first meeting with the Environment Agency and during that meeting they suggested the disused radial canal might be a possible site for the turbines, rather than in the main weir next to the existing fish pass. We extended our feasibility investigations to […]