Monthly Archives: September 2014

Community Power Cornwall Share Offer Extended

Community Power Cornwall, a pioneering social purpose co-operative created to help local people own and benefit from renewable energy generation, is extending its current community share offer. Scheduled to close on the 14th September, the share offer will now run until 28th November to allow more people to join the growing community energy movement. Over £180,000 shares have already been applied for, eclipsing the co-operative’s first share offer in 2011 which raised £80,000. “The overwhelming response is evidence that people …

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Community Energy Plus joins Social Saturday!

Social Saturday logo

Community Energy Plus will be flying the flag for Social Enterprises on Saturday 13th September as they take part in Cornwall’s first Social Saturday Market at White River Place, St Austell from 10am to 4pm. Social Saturday seeks to raise awareness of social enterprise and encourage consumers to unleash their spending power and buy from social enterprises. Social Enterprises which are businesses that trade to tackle social problems, improve communities, people’s life chances, or the environment. They make their money …

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Scilly Living Well Day

Community Energy Plus is taking part in Scilly Living Well Day on Tuesday 16th September, 10am – 7pm. The aim for the day is to provide high quality information on a holistic range of health and wellbeing services to the community of the Isles of Scilly. The programme has been devised to cover issues and challenges which face people of all ages, from children’s centre users to members of the Memory Cafe. Topics covered will include memory loss, financial and …

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