Welcome to the August 2019 edition of the monthly Pure Planet Community highlights and points! :)
It’s been another massive month for our community with lots of exciting news and updates.
We at PP are hoping Members can help us with some
In renewables news we’ve a lot of Members helping each other out with tips for saving energy and money. @Gwyndy is looking for a new computer monitor and has had some really fantastic replies from other Members, including
In August our featured community member in the ‘spotlight’
Here at PP HQ there was a small community platform update which fixed a few bugs affecting the layout of posts on mobile.
We’ve also posted a bunch of a new guides to getting the most out of the community - such as how to find your old posts, how to quote other Member's posts, how to follow a conversation.
Shout out to
(The ideas board is currently invite-only. It's a place for community members to suggest new ideas that you think Pure Planet should do. If you'd like to take part, just send me a message and I'll add you!).
We’ve also posted new FAQ articles - including this one on how to get a meter moved.
In the world of smart meters, our team are still working hard to fix some IHD issues where usage isn’t appearing.
Now is also a good time to remind everyone getting a new 2nd generation (SMETS2) smart meter installed why we’ll still be asking for meter readings each month.
In other community news, would you change your birthday date if you could? It’s been another emotional rollercoaster following The Ashes - especially for
The winner of the August photo challenge - Human Powered Transport - was
The September photo theme is 'Favourite Summer photos' to keep everyone's spirits up following the return to school and work after a great summer!
Finally, thanks everyone who took part in a community Q&A with Pure Planet co-founder and CEO Andrew Ralston. I hope it was helpful and interesting!
Looking ahead to September 2019
There’s lots coming our way this month.
Starting in the community, we’re close to release a new piece of software which means when creating new posts the community will automatically show suggested existing posts and FAQs with similar titles. Cool, huh?! :D
And there’s a new national campaign starting in September to raise the Pure Planet profile - much more info about that coming soon.
Pure Planet Community rewards for August 2019
As you know, 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 link 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.
So a big thank you to all of you wonderful members who have contributed.:raisinghands:
Band One - 1,500 points:
Band Two - 1,000 points:
Band Three - 500 points:
Band Four - 200 points:
Band Five - 100 points:
Mystery band - worth 2,500 points. This month our mystery band winner is
That’s it for the August 2019 community highlights round-up. Thanks for checking it out! :o