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We’re excited! Our Community Solar Share is now open

We’re excited! Our Community Solar Share is now open

On Sept 14th at Tamar Energy Community (TEC) we’ve launched our community share offer to raise £290,000 from the community to support our ‘Solar Roofs’ portfolio of renewable energy installations across the Tamar Valley. There is a lot of interest in community investments at the moment, and this share offer will be marketed nationally from…

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A Helping Hand for Cold Homes

A Helping Hand for Cold Homes

Eligible residents, who are living without gas heating, are being offered the opportunity to benefit from free gas central heating for your home from West Devon Borough Council (WDBC). The funding for Borough residents was gained last year from the Warm Home Fund and it is still available. WDBC and Tamar Energy Community (TEC) would…

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Cold Calling Concerns, Home Energy Efficiency and Green Homes Grant

There are a growing number of reports of businesses claiming to represent West Devon Borough Council (WDBC) knocking on doors and offering home energy improvements. WDBC will never cold call. One reason may be recent Government announcements about home improvements vouchers. Our advice is that if any company cold calls or if they claim they…

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Climate Emergency into Positive Action – Fri. 6th March 2020

Climate Emergency into Positive Action – Fri. 6th March 2020

When: Fri Mar 6th, 18:30 for 19:00 Where: Lower Deck Cafe, United Reforned Church, Russell Street, Tavistock. PL19 8BD We had a great evening with 50 attendees. Thanks everyone for joining us and very many thanks to Blue Skies Catering for the wonderful vegan Jambalaya which we all enjoyed. TEC AGM: Ran from 19:00 to…

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Tamar Energy Community Annual General Meeting – Fri. 6th March 2020

Tamar Energy Community Annual General Meeting – Fri. 6th March 2020

Formal Notice of Tamar Energy Community’s Annual General Meeting … Friday 6th March 2020. You are hereby notified that the Annual General Meeting of Tamar Energy Community will be held on Friday 6th March 2020 in the Lower Deck Cafe, United Reformed Church, Russell Street, Tavistock. PL19 8BD. Refreshments will be available from 18:30. The formal proceedings will…

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Tamar Energy Fest – Powering Change

Tamar Energy Fest – Sat. Nov 23rd – 10:00-15:00 – Butchers Hall, Tavistock Powering Change Energy advice and information, exhibitors, activities for children (and adults), Energy cafe with delicious cake, informal talks and more More details here

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Keeping Warm and Well this Autumn and Winter

October’s a good time to be thinking about how prepared we all are for the colder weather before it arrives. There are a number of things to consider and practical measures that we can all take to make sure we stay warm and well. It’s a good idea to track your energy use and understand…

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Greenlands Energy Hour – Thurs. 15th August, 19:00

Greenlands Energy Hour – Please join us … … for a fun and informative hour on Thurs. 15th August 2019, 19:00 in Kingdon House, Tavistock. Children welcome. Free refreshments We’ll share the results from ‘The Power in Your Hands’ so far, and importantly discuss what this means for you and others. How is The Power in Your Hands? We’ll also be launching a trial using wifi plugs to…

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