Delivering Community Energy in East Sussex

Amazing Job Opportunity

We are looking for two more part time Energy Champions to join our team and help deliver energy advice in the Lewes District. This is a fantastic, rewarding role helping people in the community to move towards net zero and save money on their household bills. 

Watch our video to see how we are ‘Powering Up’ to develop community owned renewables, and ‘Powering Down’ to support net zero.

Our impact

We develop community-owned renewable energy in East Sussex. We want to reduce our local carbon footprint and lower our dependence on imported energy in partnership with schools, businesses and local people.

We create community owned renewable generation assets. So far we have built almost 6MW of solar. We have hundreds of shareholders with hundreds of thousands of pounds invested in community owned renewable energy.

Join us by investing in our projects, supporting new projects and sharing energy saving advice with friends and neighbours

  • 15 roof top & 1 solar farm arrays
  • £1 million towards home micro generation
  • Supported 230 homes to install microgeneration
  • Over 1,000 energy advice calls
  • Educational events for school children and the community
  • Deliver free electricity to 3 local schools/nurseries
  • Cut fuel bills for local schools, businesses & homeowners
  • Mentor new CE groups

Electrical Heater Safety

Did you know? Electric heaters are a common source of fires at home and in workplaces. We’ve got some do’s and don’ts to stay safe whilst keeping warm

Free Energy Advice

We have trained energy champions available to offer free energy bill ‘health checks’ and can provide impartial advice and support on home energy usage, tarrifs and check eligibility for financial support.

Contact us at energyadvice@ovesco.co.uk for an appointment or phone 0800 458 9045

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Commercial Rooftop Solar PV

If you are interested in joining OVESCO’s journey in generating local energy, reducing you energy bills and empowering your business, fill out this form and we will be in contact shortly.

Resources

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Useful information on energy and energy saving.

Videos

Useful resources to help you tackle energy poverty.

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Ouse Valley Solar Farm Logo

The solar farm would generate circa 16 MW, the equivalent to power in excess of 4,000 homes locally and be built over a period of circa four months.

Ashden Award Winner 2014