R-ECO at Green Power

The Renewable Energy Cooperative (R-ECO) was involved last week in a spectacular few days of “Green Power” electric car racing at Newquay Air base.

EPC - The Low Down

Energy Performance certificates or EPCs contain:

  • information on your home's energy use and typical energy costs  
  • a recommendation report with suggestions to reduce energy use and save money 
  • details of the person who carried out the EPC assessment
  • who to contact if you want to make a complaint


R-ECO present to Cornwall College students

Part of R-ECO's co-operative ethos is to envolve and education communities and organisations as much as possible; and after the completition of a 150 kW installation across three of Cornwall Campuses, two of R-ECO's employees went to present to students about this project.

Tutor Mike Williams said:

Silver lining for PV?

 Recent government announcement about the future of the Feed in Tariff has caused uncertainty in the region.



Community Celebration

BBC uncovers industry sharks

As in all trades, the solar industry is plagued by "cowboys", who give false information to clients, install PV on inappropriate roofs and overcharge members of the public.  We were therefore delighted to hear BBC Radio 4's "You and Yours" informing members of the public as to what to look out for when looking to install a PV system.