Wonford and Shillingford installations: News of their first year 2016

Wonford and Shillingford installations: News of their first year 2016 These installations were completed in November 2015 so we now have a complete year of generation data. We thought you’d be interested to hear how performance has been during the first year. FiT registration has been a very long drawn out process for these installations, […]

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 […]

ECOE’s AGM 2016

ECOE’s Annual General Meeting 2016 Thanks to all of our supporters, members and volunteers who came along on June 7th for our interactive AGM. We started the evening with networking and refreshments – thanks Sonya and Stephens Scowns. We were quorate and probably now realise we were only 25 maybe because not all of our […]

Annual General Meeting 2016

ECOE’s Annual General Meeting Tuesday 7th June 18.45 to 20.45 The Meeting Room, Stephens Scown Solicitors ECOE is hoping as many of you as possible will be coming along to this ECOE’s second AGM, the first AGM since 200 investors became members following our very successful share offer in October. Flyer available here. As well […]