FRECo recently held its AGM at Frome Medical Practice. The event was attended by 28 people. Here are the minutes from the meeting and here is the presentation. The good news is the Football Club and Medical Practice solar panels are performing better than predicted (16% more and 5% more respectively). And we’ve got Westbury Medical Practice and hopefully…

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FRECo held its Annual General Meeting on the 18th May at Frome Town Football Club. The minutes of the AGM are available here: AGM minutes 180516 as are the AGM presentations Directors We can have up to 7 directors on our non-executive Director board. As we did not receive any additional applications, the five current directors were elected unopposed: Anna Francis,…

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The government are proposing to cut subsidies (the Feed in Tariff) for solar by 87% in January 2016. They are also suspending ‘pre-accreditation’ which means that renewable energy projects won’t know what level of support they can expect to receive by the time the project is installed. This is a huge barrier and means most of…

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FRECo has had an award winning week. One of our directors, Pete Capener was awarded ‘South West Sustainable Energy Champion’ at Regen SW’s Green Energy Awards. And co-director Peter Macfadyen, wearing the world’s first solar-powered mayoral chain, collected the award for ‘Most Proactive Public Sector Body’. Congratulations to them both!

Around 7000 people in the UK die every year because they can’t afford to heat their homes adequately. Many of these people are paying over the odds for their energy. Ofgem estimates that by switching supplier you can save up to £158 a year on average. So, let’s get switching! FRECo are running regular Switch and…

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