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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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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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Help your community to take steps to gain control over their energy use, including making sure homes are fully insulated and use energy efficient items

Lichfield District Council is currently running a project to help communities in the district to save energy and money. Initially there are four target communities – Chase Terrace, Longdon, Mavesyn Ridware and Clifton Campville but these may be widened if … Continue reading

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SSCE run introductory training course

Individuals interested in helping others save energy and money enjoyed a morning learning how thermal imaging can be used to identify heat escaping from buildings.

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Low carbon groups meet the Secretary for State, Ed Davey.

Robin Tasker (left) and Kate Sadler (centre) meet Ed Davey, Secretary of State. Low carbon groups met Ed Davey, the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change at an event in Birmingham on 6th May. Kate Sadler and Robin … Continue reading

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Two PV systems up and generating and share issue imminent!

With a 18kW system installed at St. Giles Hospice and and an 8kW system installed at the Whittington Village Hall, the share issue to raise the capital for these schemes opens on the 18th January. The share prospectus will be … Continue reading

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PV installations imminent!

A 18 kW PV system is to be installed on the roof of St. Giles Hospice, Whittington and a 8 kW PV system is to be installed on the roof of Whittington Village Hall ahead of the government proposed cut … Continue reading

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Planning permission granted for PV projects

Planning permission has been granted for a 50kW and a 10kW PV schemes on two community buildings in Whittington. Another step completed!

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Installer selected for our PV projects!

Following a rigorous tendering process, the board of SSCE decided that EOS energy from Warwickshire are the most suitable company to carry out the PV installation for the two projects in the pipeline. The share offer to raise the money … Continue reading

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