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2018 – Solar Statistics

How did the solar panels fare over 2018? Here’s a graph showing monthly output in 2018 (in orange) displayed against the average of what we would expect (the green line), and the last six years until 2017 averaged (blue line). Despite a couple of snowy spells in March 2018, the production for 2018 was above […]

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AGM 24th September 2018

All members are invited to the Annual General Meeting on Monday 24th September 2018 at Gloucester Resource Centre, Alfred St, Gloucester GL1 4DF. Tea and coffee will be available from 7pm and the meeting will start promptly at 7.30pm. Here is the agenda for the meeting, and also the annual report. The main discussion of […]

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2017 – Solar Statistics

How did the solar panels fare over 2017? Here’s a graph showing monthly output displayed against the average of what we would expect (the green line), and the last six years averaged As with previous years we had greater generation in the summer months and lower over the winter, but overall the generation was bang […]

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Calling all members – AGM on 19th Sept 2017

All members are invited to the Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 19th September at Gloucester Resource Centre, Alfred St, Gloucester GL1 4DF. Tea and coffee will be available from 7pm and the meeting will start promptly at 7.30pm. The main purpose of the AGM will be to elect the board members, accept the annual report […]

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2016 – Solar Statistics

How did the solar panels fare over 2016? Graph 1.  Average daily output – with the 2016 production in brown Graph 2. Monthly output displayed against previous years – 2016 in blue Graph 3. Monthly output displayed against the average of what we would expect (the green line), and the last four years averaged And […]

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Martin Alder

We were very saddened to learn of the death of Martin Alder in October 2016. Martin was instrumental in establishing the Gloucester Community Energy Co-operative, and served as its chair for many years. He was involved with renewable energy for more than 30 years. Initially he joined the water industry in 1979 (Wessex) where he […]

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September 2015 – Solar Statistics

Here are the latest statistics for the generation from our solar panels on the CityWorks building in Gloucester. The good news is that the minor inverter issues we noticed in January have not resurfaced, although we will be watching carefully again this winter. We are pleased that we can report that overall the production for […]

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Calling all members – AGM on 24th Sept 2015, 7.30pm

You are invited to our AGM on Thursday 24th September at the Gloucester Resource Centre, City Works, Alfred Street, Gloucester GL1 4DF. Tea and coffee will be available from 7pm, and the meeting will start promptly at 7.30pm with a presentation, discussion, and an opportunity for questions. The talk will focus on the expected impact […]

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The Power to Transform – 7pm, Thursday 17th September 2015

This event is to launch the report: ‘The Power to Transform the South West’, in Gloucestershire. The report was created by the Resilience Centre and commissioned by Green MEP Molly Scott Cato, it demonstrates how the South West can provide 100%+ of its energy needs through renewable energy alone. The report identifies the potential for […]

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Call for new Board Members

Gloucestershire Community Energy Co-operative (GCEC) is recruiting new Board members to add to the existing Board of four. We hope to identify and develop new projects, and our immediate priority is to put in place a one year and a five year plan. Will you join us? About GCEC Gloucestershire Community Energy Coop (GCEC) is […]

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