New Season update from Healthy Homes

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 […]

Co Charger’s plan to bring electric cars to our streets

Co Charger’s plan to bring electric cars to our streets Based in Exeter, Co Charger is a new sustainable scheme that aims to accelerate the transition to electric vehicles. It is part of the family that includes Co Cars, Co Bikes and Co Delivery.  Recently ECOE secretary David Thompson spoke with Co Charger founder, Joel […]

Watch again: Wise Up About Solar Power with ECOE’s Webinar

Watch again: Wise Up About Solar Power with ECOE’s Webinar Energy generation, distribution and use is changing radically. Today, renewable energy is cheaper than ever, whereas fossil-fuels are dangerous for climate change. Meanwhile, new technologies could radically re-shape our homes, workplaces and communities. ECOE therefore wants to improve people’s energy literacy. We want everybody to […]

Meet the new people at ECOE: Stacia Ryder

Meet the new people at ECOE: Stacia Ryder The ECOE team continues to evolve with time. 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 Stacia Ryder, who is helping assess ECOE’s impact and support our funding […]

Solar power generation starts at The Beacon and Westbank – new ECOE loans coming soon

Solar power generation starts at The Beacon and Westbank – new ECOE loans coming soon Here’s some positive news amid the gloom. ECOE is successfully generating electricity at two new sites – The Beacon Community Centre on Beacon Lane, and Westbank in Exminster. We got the formal installation certificate for the 29.9kW project at The […]

Spring into helping ECOE help Exeter and Devon

Spring into helping ECOE help Exeter and Devon As we hope to emerge from what has felt like an especially bleak winter, why not brighten your days with us? Exeter Community Energy is helping tackle some of today’s biggest problems, from climate change to fuel poverty. But we’re so busy we always need help. So, […]

ECOE Update (Feb)

ECOE Update (Feb) We’ve been busy as always since our last newsletter. We were really pleased to have won the Express and Echo Best Community Enterprise Award in December and were also Highly Commended in the 2016 Regen SW Green Energy Awards for Best Community Initiative.   Solar PV 1 and 2 Our Community loan […]

Members news (Feb 2017)

Members news (Feb 2017) We’ve recently rewritten the Members page on the ECOE website. This page is designed to provide all of the information that you, our members, might need. Please do have a look and if something isn’t clear or we’ve left something out, let us know. Loan Offer We successfully raised the £70,000 […]

Volunteer Opportunity: Communications and Marketing

Volunteer Opportunity: Communications and Marketing ECOE is looking for somebody with marketing and communications experience with a possibility to become the Marketing/Communications Director and join our board as a Non-Executive. This is on a volunteer/pro-bono basis, as are all of our directors except for the Exec chair. Initially the suitable person would be seconded onto […]

Energy Efficient Exeter: What role for ECOE?

Energy Efficient Exeter: What role for ECOE? Wed 1st March, 17:30 to 19:00 Stephens Scown LLP, Southernhay West, Exeter, EX1 1AS All are invited to this event about energy efficiency in Exeter. How successful are we in Exeter in saving energy by making behavioural change and installing energy saving measures? What support is currently available […]