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BWCE is fundraising for a 5MW solar PV array in Crewkerne

Bath and West Community Energy (BWCE) are raising money to purchase a solar PV farm near Crewkerne, Its offering both bonds (5%/5.5%) and shares (7%) to raise the £2.63million to help purchase the farm. The remaining balance of £3.33million will be raised through a commercial loan. BWCE will be purchasing half of the 10.8 MW […]

BWCE Lewis House Solar PV panels

BWCE and Mongoose Energy to become renewable energy supplier

Bath and West Community Energy (BWCE) and partner Mongoose Energy are going ahead with plans to become a local energy (gas and electricity) supplier later this year. BWCE see this as a way to continue to grow their business, and to use electricity produced by their solar PV installations. BWCE chair explains some of the […]

Portworthy Solar Farm

BWCE’s 4 MW Solar Farm in Devon goes live

Bath and West Community Energy’s new 4 MW  solar farm in Devon has gone live.  BWCE stepped in to help Plymouth Energy Community raise the finance when the opportunity arose to purchase the farm from the developer. Due to construction timescales, communities local to the solar array site were not in a position to purchase the solar array […]