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Previous newsletters


Welcome to our October 2019 Newsletter

Welcome to our newsletter, especially if you are one of the 50 new subscribers since our last May newsletter.We have been busy with our most recent share offer, so thank you if you invested, you can get an update below, and also read about: Community Engagement vacancy for Bridport / Salway Ash Energy Local projectBridport…

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Dorset Community Energy 3rd Share Offer now closed

Dear DCE Members and Newsletter Subscribers Dorset Community Energy’s 3rd share offer closed on the 31st July 2019 having met its target of £445,000 within the offer period. At the six-week mark of the share offer, we had raised £250k but the remaining £200k surged in in the last two-weeks. In fact, we were oversubscribed.…

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Dorset Community Energy 3rd Share Offer update

                                  Dear DCE Members and Newsletter SubscribersWe are delighted to say the share offer is progressing very well and in just six weeks we have raised £248,850, or more than half our target of £445,000.We have now issued the first…

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Dorset Community Energy 3rd Share Offer

                                  Dear DCE Members and Newsletter SubscribersWelcome to our 3rd Share Offer which is launched by this email, so you are the first to hear of it!You are invited to invest in Dorset Community Energy , we hope to raise…

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2019 Share Offer Update

Following our February newsletter the Dorset Community Energy (DCE) share offer is making excellent progress towards an expected launch date in June.  If you have received this email directly you are on our mailing list and will be invited to invest as soon as all the details are available.  If this email was forwarded to…

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February 2019 Newsletter

In this issue: Dorset Community Energy solar generation in 2018New solar installations in 2019 – get ready to support our share offer – please help us gauge local interest by completing this short survey  by 10th March – once we have thirty responses we will make a donation to Trees for Life, who plant trees in the…

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July 2018 Newsletter

Welcome to our July 2018 Newsletter Thank you for opting in to the Dorset Community Energy newsletter – this is our first newsletter since the 25th May 2018, the date the new General Data Protection Regulation came into force, you are one of 109 people who opted in! In this issue: ⦁    AGM – Tuesday…

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March 2018 Newsletter

The sun shone last year, and we generated 5% more electricity than predicted, which is good news for members’ interest payments. 

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Newsletter September 2017

Welcome to our September newsletter The sun has been shining in Dorset – we have generated 5% more electricity than expected and members’ interest payments have been made this month.  We’re also hoping to link up children in our schools, with children at schools in African countries who also have PV – for educational activities…

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DCE newsletter April 2017

First 12 months of solar generation exceeds estimates All April 2016 solar panel installations have exceeded performance estimates. With 12 months of data now available we are pleased to report that the school solar PV installations installed during the 2016 Easter holidays have all generated more electricity than predicted. The installations, at Bridport Primary School,…

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DCE newsletter July 2016

Progress update: ten community PV installations now completed Following solar panel installations during the Easter holidays at two schools in Blandford Forum and Bridport Primary School, Dorset Community Energy has now completed 10 solar PV installations. Bridport Arts Centre and a further 4 schools have agreed to solar PV installations in the August summer holiday,…

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DCE newsletter August 2015

Six community PV installations have now been completed Following the completion of community solar panel installations at Martinstown Village Hall in March, Salway Ash Village Hall in April and Osmington Village Hall in May, Dorset Community Energy has now completed the 3 larger PV installations on the roofs of Dorchester Middle School, The Thomas Hardye…

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