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Share offer closes 2 days early, raising over £335,000! We are delighted to report that on 23rd September 2016 our second community share offer reached its target raise of more than £335,000, in the end closing two days early due … Continue reading

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Best Energy Efficient Community Project Award, Nov 2013

SSCE were honoured to receive the award for Best Energy Efficient Community Project at the Birmingham Energy Savers Community Awards ceremony in late November. Project Manager for SSCE, Kate Sadler, said: “We were absolutely thrilled and honoured to get this … Continue reading

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Co-operatives West Midlands – The Motion Picture

We have a star amongst us (though we always knew she was!).  SSCE director Kate Sadler was featured, along with the owners (the Hales) of one of the homes which had the SWI, in a video made by Co-operatives West … Continue reading

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Insulation for Solid Walls

Many homes in this area are of solid wall construction. Solid wall homes are often poorly insulated and lose a high proportion of their heat through the walls. There is now an increased focus on insulating solid walls, and the … Continue reading

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Ecohomes Open Day – Sunday 19th May

The date is set for ten ‘Eco’ homes across Lichfield District to open their doors to visitors interested in seeing how homes can be transformed to make them more energy efficient. Nine of the homes will be open for viewing … Continue reading

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SSCE Training Days

The second of our training sessions will run on Wednesday 24th April and cover  Renewable Energy.   It will be held at Curborough Community Centre, Lichfield and led by Richard Davies MBE, the director of the local sustainable energy charity Marches … Continue reading

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Energy Makeover Competition Winners Announced

Four homes in Lichfield District are set to benefit from super energy makeovers courtesy of the ‘Green Deal Pioneers’ competition which was launched in January. The four were selected from the range of entrants following a rigorous assessment by a … Continue reading

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