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Observer Ethical awards Winners 2011

R-ECO The Renewable Energy Co-operative

Rating breakdown

Service
(5)
Product Knowledge
(5)
Explantion of how to use it
(5)
Value for money
(4.5)
Product meets expectations
(5)

Overall (30 recommendations)

(5)

Technology: Solar electricity
Product:

Tim and Stuart were both helpful and knowledgeable as they walked us through the entire process. We live in a listed building and were not allowed to put the PV panels on the roof of our home, but R-Eco worked with us a figure out an appropriate solu…

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product: 8.33 and SolarEdge

We would like to say that it was a pleasure dealing with everyone and we wouldn't hesitate in recommending Renewable Energy Co-operative Ltd to anyone interested.  The work was all done with expertise and efficiency by such a capable…

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product: Inspired Solar Technology 8.33

Tim, Stuart and Paul were so helpful. They were highly recommended to us by a friend and did not disappoint in the work they did for us, which was clearly to a high standard. I have complete confidence that they acted in our best interests as well as…

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product: .

R-ECO provide an outstandingly knowledgeable, friendly and responsive service. Our solar panels are working to spec and all well. Fully recommend them.…

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product: 16 AVITEC 250-W panels

They made everything very easy. Tim and the rest of the staff are all very pleasant and responsive. Have been particular helpful in getting a replacement for a faulty solar panel from the manufacturers.…

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product: .SE3500

"Renewable Energy Cooperative have given excellent service in repairing and upgrading the photovoltaics at my home, where squirrels had easy access to the roof and had damaged cabling under the panels. &…

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product: SB2500HF

Friendly, knowledgeable, efficient, flexible with our unusual roof and situation. …

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product: Unknown

Excellent company with proven track record of sustainable installations. A passion as well as business.…

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product: POWERONE

We found the whole service from first meet to final visit exemplary. Not only are they knowledgeable, courteous, and friendly, they are also very efficient and the office staff are great to deal with, as there is a lot of paperwork. …

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product: 250MSGB GALLIUM RS45

It was a pleasure doing business with R-Eco, who demonstrated an absolute passion for renewable energy and certainly considered the installation as an eco solution, rather than another product sale.…

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Technology: Insulation
Product: Axitec

Very efficient knowledgeable and helpful, plus tidy. Very efficiently installed.…

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product: SolarEdge Optimiser

We are very pleased with the whole process, from initial contact on the phone to the final installation. We obtained several other quotes, some of which were much more expensive for a similar or inferior product. We were impressed with the helpfulnes…

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product: .

Competitively priced considering the high specification of the kit provided. Clean and tidy workmanship with a view to ensuring complete customer satisfaction and customer follow up post commissioning. …

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product:

Great Team, no fuss, very adaptable and thoughtful. Our setup was very unusual - we had a shed 50 metres from the house made to suit the 12 panels and they installed it very neatly on the roof.…

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product:

I selected this supplier through a recommendation from a colleague. I sought several alternative quotes before finally engaging R-ECO.  R-ECO were competitively priced but really shone on the handling of the customer.  They are polite, time…

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product: Not known

R-Eco, who installed our PV were absolutely brilliant. They completed everything from the energy efficiency hurdles to the electrics and the installation speedily and professionally. R-Eco guided us through the paper work and we were very quickly rec…

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product: 16 x REC 250 Watt &16 x SolarEdge power optimisers

All the people we met from R-Eco Oxford were amazing and perfect for us. better than expected and great service.…

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product: 250MEB Eternity and SE-4000

Friendly, knowledgeable, committed to the project and trustworthy. They did a superb job in a short period of time so I made the tariff cut of date.…

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product:

From our initial meeting, to personal discussions giving information and answering our questions and concerns, to survey, quote, installation, administration and follow-up, the R-Eco team were knowledgeable, professional, hard-working and friend…

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product: BMO-285 (14 panels)

Went through what was involved and possible options very clearly.  Actual installation very well done. Operatives very helpful and tidy.  Work appears to be to good standard. All documentation promptly produced and good communication so cou…

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product: Seraphim solar system

This is a fantastic company - helpful knowledgeable and local  My installation met with unexpected hitches and these were solved with a minimum of fuss and time  I can't recommend them highly enough…

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product:

Very helpful and friendly approach. Explored various options with us till we found the right one. No pressure. …

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product: VBHN240SE10

Excellent! Helpful and knowledgeable site visit was followed up by fast and efficient installation of solar panels by a very pleasant and experienced team. Excellent office support too. All we need now is some sunshine! …

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product:

Great service in horrible weather.  I had to ask them to come back and clear some debris that they'd missed on my conservatory roof as it got dark. They came immediately.  The best things were that the workers were committed to low …

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product: C21e tiles/slates

Friendly, knowledgeable, really concerned about the benefits to client and climate.  Although HQ is in Cornwall, they had a local representative in Oxford and organized everything including scaffolding, and found a local place that would…

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product:

The initial visit from the sales rep was extremely thorough in terms of assessing my property, recommending the best system to install and explaining how the feed-in tariff worked. The quality of work was high - the installation of the panels…

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product: 3.1kWp solar photovoltaic

Very friendly and helpful.  And when there was an issue with the roof which needed fixing very helpful finding a solution within the timeframe.   …

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product: Solaredge inverter

Everyone involved from R-ECO was very helpful throughout. The supplier took the time to explain various options and ensure I ended up with a system that would work well.  …

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product: .

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Technology: Solar electricity
Product: 13x240Wp modules

Communication with the company was excellent. They were very pleasant to deal with and appear to have done a very good job…

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