Important news for members re interest payments

Important news for members re interest payments The first payment of interest will happen following the AGM on 6th June. The directors are recommending 5% p.a. for the 14 months since shares were issued in Nov 2015. Members will vote on this recommendation during the AGM. In order for interest payments to be made all […]

Invite to ECOE’s AGM 2017

ECOE Annual General Meeting Tuesday 6th June 2017, 18.45 to 20.45 at The Meeting Room, Stephens Scown LLP, Southernhay, Exeter EX1 1RS. Come along and hear what ECOE has been doing this last year and take part in shaping the future direction of ECOE. The accounts will be presented, members will vote for directors and […]

More News and Events (Feb)

More News and Events (Feb) There’s lots going on so here’s a sample.   Keeping Warm in Winter Thurs 23rd Feb 9.30 to 13.00 Exeter Community Centre, 17, St Davids Hill, Exeter, EX4 3RG An NEA community action on fuel poverty workshop. It introduces their new community action fuel poverty website set up to help […]

March 1st: Two Energy Efficiency Events

Two Energy Efficiency Events on March 1st ECOE has organised two events about energy efficiency on March 1st in Exeter. Innovation in Community-led energy efficiency 12.00 to 17.00 Jointly organised with Regen SW and sponsored by Stephens Scown LLP, and has been designed primarily for community energy practitioners and other professionals involved with saving energy […]

ECOE Community Solar Loan Opportunity

ECOE Community Solar Loan Opportunity closes on Jan 12th 2017 As a result of the further four installations completed in 2015, ECOE needs to raise a further £70,000. The loan offer went live on Dec 12th and there’s been a good uptake. We have already received over £40,000 of the £70,000 that ECOE wants to […]

Important News for Members (November)

Important News for Members (November) New community loan investment opportunity As you will have seen from the Solar PV 1 and 2 update, we will shortly need to raise the additional £70,000 that was required to complete all the installations. To minimise costs, rather than a further share offer, we will be seeking funding from […]

Members News

Members News EIS Certificates Several of you have been asking about the EIS certificates. Its recommended to wait to apply for EIS tax certificates until all of the investment has been spent. We expect this to be the case by the end of August so we’ll be approaching HMRC for your tax certificates in September. […]

More News and Events

More News and Events What does BREXIT mean for Community Energy? Pure Leapfrog sent out a really good appraisal Bright Green Future – application deadline July 17th A national programme to prepare teenagers to be involved with energy and sustainability in their future career. Devon New Economy Seminar- What would a New Economic System look […]

More News from ECOE

More News from ECOE ECOE – Heat Project In May we found out that our application to UCEF was succesful. We have received a grant of almost £20k to explore the feasibility of a community renewable energy generation project in Exeter. We’re making plans and starting to contact potential partners. Its early days yet. Whats […]

Good News about Solar PV 1 and 2

Good News about Solar 1 and 2 After lengthy delays, the installation at the Technology Centre seems at last to be about to start. The pre-installation meeting took place this week and we heard that all of the remaining edits for the lease and PPA have been agreed. Hopefully the scaffold will be going up […]