Welcome to the latest edition of the Pure Planet Community highlights and points round-up. This month we’re making eyes at February 2021. Blink, and you would’ve missed it.
The year is flying by, rushing us through Winter and headlong into Spring. No sooner was it the New Year when all of a sudden Valentine’s Day popped up. And in a few weeks it’ll be Easter!
Love most definitely was in the air here in our community.
Last month we got some news on when we might start coming out of lockdown, at last. Will your hygiene habits change as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic? Have your say in this poll started by
Community members took part in lots of conversations about renewables and sustainability last month.
Check out these before and after photos which thankfully show a reduction in the amount of plastic being used in razors packaging - thanks to
If you’re looking to carry out a digital detox of social media and email, check out this guide posted by yours truly, and there’s also some great debate here about how to transition to net zero home heating.
In Pure Planet news, our February app and web release had some nice improvements for any Member affected by a missed payment, plus some bug fixes thanks to eagle-eyed community Members!
Elsewhere, we’re seriously impressed with this word chain game started by
The winner of the community photo competition for February, which had the theme ‘Reflections’, is
And a big congrats to the winner of our Hive smart camera competition, and commiserations to everyone else who entered.
Finally, and most importantly, February 2021 was when Community stalwart and all round good egg
Looking ahead to what’s coming up
There’s a fair bit of work being done behind the scenes on some big projects coming soon, including support for pre-pay meters, smart export guarantee, an EV tariff, and more.
This month we’ll also be introducing ways for Members to switch to a new tariff, when coming up to the end of their fixed tariff period. More info on that soon.
Also look out for some new guides to joining Pure Planet appearing on the Pure Planet website. These will be aimed at newbies mostly! And of course we’ll be keeping our more in-depth community FAQs too.
Pure Planet Community points for February 2021
Each month we say thanks to those who contribute to our community by asking and answering questions and participating in discussions on all things related to Pure Planet and renewable energy, and just generally keeping the community safe and fun.
Here's a quick guide to how the Pure Planet community points work which includes how much points are worth, guidance on how to earn points (without giving away our top secret formula!) and when you’ll be able to redeem your points.
Band One - 1,500 points:
Band Two - 1,000 points:
Band Three - 500 points:
Band Four - 200 points:
Band Five - 100 points:
And this month’s mystery prize, worth a whopping 2,500 points, goes to none other than
That’s it for the February community round-up. Thanks for checking it out.