Community Fund profile – Energy Sparks


BWCE Community Fund support helped Energy Sparks to test its website and energy education programme in local schools. The project has now gone nationwide. 

Can we create an EV charging network?


BWCE has secured funding from the Rural Community Energy Fund (RCEF) to test the viability of a community owned electric vehicle charging network running on solar power.

Sophie answers questions on the Community Fund


Our Community Fund is open until 2nd November. Chair of Fund trustees Sophie Hooper Lea tells us why she got involved and shares her thoughts on the fund.

Community Fund profile – Greenlinks


Bath Mind's Greenlinks project received a BWCE Community Fund grant in January 2020. Amanda Bolton, Greenlinks Manager, tells us about the great work they are doing and how they…

BWCE AGM 12th September 2020


Our 2020 AGM will be held online from 2.30 to 4.30pm on Saturday 12th September. This year marks the 10 year anniversary of the launch of BWCE. As we enter our second decade, this…

Community Fund guidelines updated


The BWCE Community Fund is due to launch on 14th September, subject to confirmation from members at the AGM. As a response to the Covid-19 crisis, fund guidelines have been…

Smart Household Energy


During our recent events on managing energy demand BWCE board member Sonya Bedford talked about the benefits she had received from having a smart meter and a time of use…

Taking the Heat out of Climate Conversations


On 31st January 2019, despite the arrival of snow, 30 people attended our ‘Taking the Heat out of Climate Conversations’ workshop at the Museum of Bath at Work. Guided by…

Renewable Heat & Heat Pumps Webinar


Are you interested in installing a heat pump? Like to find out more about them? Or interested in the renewable heat challenge? Join us for the latest in Bath and West Community…

Living with Renewables – How do we manage energy demand?


On 12th March 2020 the BWCE Supporters Network ran an event at the Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution to explore the challenge of balancing energy demand with…