Author: Chester Community Energy

CCE Milestone

We are very pleased to announce we have now avoided 100 tCO2e from our three community-owned solar PV systems in Chester. A great milestone.

LED Retrofit at The Neuro Therapy Centre

The latest LED installation to be completed on CCEL’s Power to Change innovation programme is a complete retrofit of LED luminaires at the Neuro Therapy Centre in Saltney. The centre is a charity that offers support for people with long-term neurological conditions and their carers. They are based in a commercial unit on the Brymau … Read More

Press Release – Community Benefit Fund 2021

Chester Community Energy Ltd (CCEL) has recently awarded grants to local community groups from revenues received from its solar PV generating installations at Northgate Arena, Christleton Sports Centre and Neston Recreational Centre.  A total of £5,000 was offered to local charities/community groups for energy reduction measures to their buildings. Nine applications were received this year … Read More

Emissions Savings Update

So far we’ve saved the equivalent of roughly 70t CO2 emissions from our three solar PV schemes, equal to growing 1,000 tree saplings for 10 years. This doesn’t include the CO2 emissions avoided via our Community Benefit Fund, via LED efficient lighting in community buildings.

Community Benefit Fund 2021

We’re really pleased to announce four more recipients of our Community Benefit Fund who share £5,000 to install energy efficient lighting, helping to reduce their bills and avoid CO2 emissions: Cheshire Halton and Warrington Race Equality Centre, Dodleston Village Foundation, Neuro Therapy Centre, Tarporley Community Centre.

Community Benefit Fund 2021

Chester Community Energy Ltd (CCEL) is pleased to announce that its community fund grant for 2021 is £5,000 and is open to voluntary community faith sector (VCFS) organisations within the Chester and surrounding area including West Cheshire. This year VCFS organisations from across the border in Wales can apply if they are within a 6 … Read More

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