We’ve got a new co-ordinator! Emilia Melville joined the BEN team on the 7th July. She is here to support members and energy champions, and to keep everyone up to date with communications. Emilia’s been involved with community energy in Bristol for a long time, and was one of the founders of the Bristol Energy … Continued
Hours: Part-time (0.4FTE) equivalent to 2 days a week Salary: £21,000pa (pro rata) Location: Currently based at Thriving Places, Canningford House, 38 Victoria St, Avon, Bristol BS1 6BY. Relocating to Brunswick Court Brunswick Square, St Pauls, Bristol BS2 8PE, in July. Bristol Energy Network or BEN (www.bristolenergynetwork.org) is an umbrella organisation for all community energy … Continued
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Progress report 16th May 2020 FutureProof services support homeowners and builders in the West of England to carry out energy saving improvements and refurbishments with confidence. BEN has been engaged to signpost new builders to the training and development scheme, carry out research about how much energy efficiency measures are considered in home-building improvements and to … Continued
Update on City Leap, BEN and BEN member activities BEN held its first ever Virtual Open Meeting (via Zoom) on Wednesday 29th April 2020 at 6.30pm. Attendees: Peninah Achieng, Mike Andrews, Suzanne Audrey, Liz Barling, Vicky Beckwith, Jamie Beevor, Caroline Bird, Andy Birkett, Diana Davey, Sarah Diver, Caroline Ennion, Martin Fodor, Richard Hancock, Jamie Hanlon, Julian Jones, Jenny Howard-Coles, Andy Kent, Mark … Continued
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Following Government guidance, BEN staff are now all working from home and arranging virtual meetings. We will continue to post useful information on the website, social media and in our monthly newsletter. Please share anything that you think would be useful for others, especially from our neighbouring counties in the Greater Bristol Area, with Caroline … Continued
At a very busy partners meeting last week, we heard about the amazing achievements of the project so far. This Warmer Homes Advice and Money (WHAM) project is a partnership project that covers Bristol & North Somerset helping to reduce financial, food and fuel poverty. BEN’s role is to provide workshops and outreach activities and … Continued
On Wednesday 22nd January 2020 over 30 people settled into the lovely new Future Leap meeting room on Gloucester Road. The Board is delighted to welcome back Caroline Bird, Jenny Howard-Coles and Sam Willits as well as Rebecca Windemer. We are also really pleased that Chris Puttick will be joining the Board in September. Welcome … Continued