Who we are

Colchester Amphora Energy Limited (CAEL) is an Energy Company, promoting the use of more low carbon sources of heat and power through a range of projects and initiatives, delivering new energy choices for people in Colchester

Our Experience

CAEL has experience within the energy sector and is currently building an innovative and highly sustainable district heat network to the north of the borough, at Colchester Northern Gateway.

This project is one of nine pilot schemes…

… Across the country which have received funding from central Government and we will continue to showcase the scheme as it moves forward through delivery.

We are also keen to work with partners to understand more about and help grow the Energy Sector in North East Essex and will seek to take forward new opportunities to provide low cost, low carbon energy solutions for our local area.

By choosing CAEL as a partner you can:


deliver low carbon, lower cost heat and power solutions

Our Services Include:


Funding advice

Project Management

Development management services


Colchester Amphora Energy Ltd, registered in England No. 10799250

Registered address: 33 Sheepen Road, Colchester CO3 3WG

Tel: 01206 505842 or 01206 282421



Trading under Parent Company Colchester Commercial (Holdings) Ltd (CCHL), registered in England No. 10798878.  CCHL is a wholly owned non trading local authority company, limited by shares, and Colchester Borough Council is the sole shareholder.