Energy Reduction

Dealing with Damp

Damp is a serious problem. It’s important to try and find out the cause. Damp is mainly caused by condensation of water vapour in the air, forming on cold areas on walls and windows. There are other reasons for damp such as leaky pipes, rain entering the structure either directly or from guttering and drainpipes….

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Pay As You Go Smart Meters

 On Tuesday 21st July 2015 two members of the TEC team attended a pay as you go smart meter workshop hosted by Plymouth Energy Community (PEC) and presented by the Centre for Sustainable Energy. The aim of the day was to learn about pay as you go (payg) smart meters which will eventually replace existing…

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Energy Switching … for an offer better suited to your needs

Energy Bills can be very confusing. It’s useful, from time to time, to check out what’s available from other suppliers for your gas and electricity. You may find you can save money. We recommend the switching services offered by Plymouth Energy Community (PEC).   There’s a telephone service available. Just call 01752 477067 and you’ll be connected to PEC’s partners energyhelpline. Have a bill handy,…

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Practical steps and measures for saving energy

Practical steps and measures for saving energy

Energy Savers is an initiative developed with the S.W. Devon Community Energy Partnership and supported by the Energy Saving Trust and Dartmoor Sustainable Development Fund. The group provides a free energy check, support and advice to anyone who is interested. With help from Energy Savers we’ve put together a list of actions you can take now to…

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