Recent News

Over $1 Million In Investment

Over $1 Million Raised! Community Energy Development Co-operative opened our new Offering Statement November 8th, and investors are already showing us that they believe in community minded, professional investment. In under 2 weeks investors have committed $1 million to build and acquire solar power projects. You too can earn strong financial returns, while supporting renewable energy in Ontario! Dependable […]

Posted on: November 22nd, 2017 by CED Co-op

Investment Seminar Success

On Tuesday evening we hosted our first two Investment Seminars to answer any questions current members and investors have about our new Offering Statement. We had a number of people attend who asked great questions and provided excellent feedback about these new investments. We will build this information into our website, FAQ, and marketing material, […]

Posted on: November 16th, 2017 by CED Co-op

Invest With CED Co-op

We are once again open for investment in renewable energy projects! After our initial Offering Statement raised $9.6 million, we continued to hear members and investors telling us how excited they were for more opportunities to invest. With 8 projects in the early stages of construction, and the desire to acquire more contracts where possible, […]

Posted on: November 8th, 2017 by CED Co-op

Member Profile: Jim Mason and Julie Baumgartel

Jim Mason and Julie Baumgartel are CED Co-op members and investors. We spoke with Jim about why they made the switch to responsible investing. Thanks for chatting with me today Jim. How did you get involved investing with renewable energy and CED Co-op? It’s been a long process. We’re concerned about the environment so we […]

Posted on: September 27th, 2017 by CED Co-op

Our Solar Celebration at 104 Dawson Road

On Saturday, September 16th we celebrated a year of solar with our partners, Balnar Management, at 104 Dawson Road in Guelph. It was a beautiful day to be outside (and a fantastic sunny day for generating electricity from solar power!) Guests enjoyed the BBQ courtesy of Wildfire Cuisine and learned about the components of the […]

Posted on: September 20th, 2017 by CED Co-op

Partner Profile: The Township of Wellesley

CED Co-op partners with businesses of all shapes and sizes to install solar systems that generate clean, green energy for Ontario, while delivering financial returns for our members. Early on in the FIT program we partnered with the Township of Wellesley to help them install four solar arrays on two arenas, a community centre, and […]

Posted on: August 16th, 2017 by CED Co-op

Celebrate Solar With Balnar Management

Showcasing our renewable energy partnership Join us Saturday, September 16th as we celebrate the first anniversary of the roof-top solar system owned by CED Co-op and Balnar Management at 104 Dawson Road in Guelph. Since generation started in October 2016, this 250 kW solar array has generated over 200 MWh of energy – equivalent to […]

Posted on: August 9th, 2017 by CED Co-op

Partner Profile: Schiedel View Farms

CED Co-op partners with businesses of all shapes and sizes to install solar systems that generate clean, green energy for Ontario, while delivering financial returns for our members. When we saw the buildings at Schiedel View Farms we knew the location would be absolutely perfect for solar! Schiedel View Farms has been in business since […]

Posted on: July 19th, 2017 by CED Co-op

Member Profile: Raymond and Noella Pitre

Raymond and Noella Pitre are CED Co-op members and investors from Cache Bay, East of Sudbury. They are strong believers in solar power, and the benefit of friendly, community-focused organizations. We spoke with Raymond about how they got involved with CED Co-op, and what he would share with prospective members.   How did you get […]

Posted on: July 12th, 2017 by CED Co-op

Where Else Do You Find Co-operatives?

Over and over again we hear that the co-operative model is important to our members and investors, although they may not have known it when they first invested. At that time, the prospect of high returns from projects that benefit our planet was enough to convince them to invest. Over time, many have come to […]

Posted on: June 22nd, 2017 by CED Co-op