Become a Community Energy Champion with support from Exeter Community Energy

The rising cost of energy is at the forefront of many Devon households’ minds right now. Further price increases are likely before winter arrives again. Meanwhile, residents want to help reduce carbon emissions. However, it can be tricky to know where to turn for advice and how to make the most efficient energy savings in […]

ECOE AGM on July 6 – please RSVP or sign up to attend via Zoom now!

Exeter Community Energy (ECOE) invites all our members, supporters, partners, contractors and volunteers to join us at 6pm on Wednesday July 6 for our Annual General Meeting. We have booked the Magdalen room at the Exeter Community Centre and very much hope to see you in person. We will have some nice food and drink […]

Call for applications for 2021/2022 ECOE Community Fund grants

After a successful fourth year of ECOE’s Community Fund, it is now open for applications again. The fund is available for local community projects to apply for financing that help to address the climate emergency and promote social justice. This time, for 2021/2022, we have a total of £5,400 available. In detail, £3,500 comes from […]

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? […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]