Our vision is for a local area able to supply decreasing local energy demand with increasing generation from renewable energy, driven by collective action and community ownership.
We are delivering Clean local energy, community owned for the common good.
An overview of our Business Plan can be found in the Documents section here.
Our goals, objectives and targets to 2021 are summarised in the table below.
|Goals||Objectives||Targets to March 2021|
Maximise Community Renewables
Strengthen the link with energy supply
Increase local benefits and engagement
Creating a sense of collective purpose, ‘we are all in this together’
|Expand renewable electricity capacity to match local electricity supply customer base|
|Test potential new business models around renewable heat and energy efficiency||
|Launch a local supply tariff||
|Maximise opportunities for electricity market innovation||
|Broaden and deepen BWCE’s reach within local communities|
|Strengthen BWCE’s capacity to deliver||
 Assumes a typical household has an annual electricity demand of 3,100 kWh/yr based on Ofgem figures
 Based on current BWCE generating capacity of 12.35MW of solar PV
 BWCE now has 650 members and 400 bondholders, with significant overlap between the two
 BWCE now has newsletter circulation of around 1,250