Electra at the VI Fair of Solidary Economy in Madrid

Electra Energy Cooperativeassisting together with Som Energia Madridat the VI Fair of Solidary Economy and following the presentation of the 1st Citizen Academy of the Energy of La CorrienteEcooo Revolución Solar and MARES Madrid and the presentation of Energy Transition of Ecooo Revolución Solar

How do we boost Energy Communities Creation in Greece: challenges and best practices workshop at the Social Entrepreneurship Forum

ELECTRA energy participates and supports the workshop organized by the Social Entrepreneurship Forumwith the support of the Heinrich Boell Foundation of Greece.November 23, 2018 | Impact Hub (Karaiskaki 28) 14: 00-17: 00 Within the Social Entrepreneurship Forum (23-25 ​​November, Impact Hub) The Social Entrepreneurship Forum is being held for the fifth consecutive year on 23-25 ​​November in Athens and invites you to the workshop“Creating Energy Communities : Good Practices and Challenges “.Energy communities, as urban cooperatives, enable citizens, local authorities, school communities, neighborhoods and small and medium-sized businesses to become active in renewable energy and energy saving, giving positive social signpost and democracy in the energy transition.

Bye Plastic Project

Electra Energy in collaboration with the NGO Solidarity Now Precious and the Greek start up Precious Plastic Greece, organizes a six months permanent workshop on experimentation on the recycling / recovery of plastic materials.

The workshops are taking place from May 2018 at the “Diadromes Intercultural Training Center”, 26, Boukouvala Street in Ambelokipi (Athens). The project and collaboration consists of the construction and operation of a full plastic recycling and up-cycling facility combined with an educational and enterpreneurial permanent workshop for Greek citizens and refugees permanently living in Athens. Over the six months permanent workshop, the trainees and participants have been introduced to different aspects of the global problems of plastic pollution and to learn processes and technologies to rebuild waste plastic into marketable or useful products.

The project is now scoping a new development phase and looking for new partners and participants.

ENERGIA, FEMINISMO Y COOPERATIVISMO

How can we promote gender equality in cooperatives and the energy sector?
Our cooperative is participating to find out the answer in an interesting meeting at MARES Madrid together with:
Susanne Westhausen, director of Kooperationen (Denmark) and member of the Board of Cooperatives Europe. Paloma Arroyo, Director of Coceta (Spanish Confederation of Wokers Cooperatives of Associated Work). Yolanda Picazo, Co-president of the integral Cooperative “Women with Energy” Mujeres con Energía CooperativaMiriam Rodríguez Ruiz, President of the Greek Energy Cooperative Electra Energy Cooperative and Director of the Spanish Greek Chamber of Commerce Cámara Comercio Hispano Griega.
Moderated by Rocío Nogales, research network EMES and Co-president of the integral Cooperatie “Women with Energy”.

Learn more about it here

Electra at the VI Fair of Solidary Economy in Madrid

Electra Energy Cooperative assisting together with Som Energia Madrid at the VI Fair of Solidary Economy and following the presentation of the 1st Citizen Academy of the Energy of La CorrienteEcooo Revolución Solar and MARES Madrid and the presentation of Energy Transition of Ecooo Revolución Solar

Learn more about it here

Learn more about it here

In collaboration with the Heinrich Böll Foundation and the organization “Anemos Ananeosis”we organized a workshop with the title

“Developing and strengthening energy cooperatives in Greece”

The invited instructors were Dirk Vansintjan from RESCOOP and Jaume Aliaga from energy cooperative SomEnergia

Learn more about it here