BWCE have won the European Solar prize!

We are extremely pleased to announce that we have won the European Solar Prize. The Solar Prize is awarded to cities, communities, architects, municipal and private-sector…

BWCE Fund awards grants to 11 community projects

The BWCE) Fund is pleased to announce that £31,505 in grants have been awarded to 11 local charitable and community organisations in Bath and the surrounding areas.

Wera Hobhouse MP visits BWCE’s rooftop solar project at Beechen Cliff School

On 27th January Bath MP Wera Hobhouse visited a rooftop solar system installed by Bath & West Community Energy (BWCE) at Beechen Cliff School.

Interested in becoming a member of BWCE?

We are running some informal online information sessions providing an opportunity to find out about BWCE, our projects and our current community share offer.

Bright Green Homes – funding available for energy efficiency

BWCE have been commissioned to recruit householders in Bath & North East Somerset to the Bright Green Homes initiative being run by Bristol, B&NES and North Somerset councils.

BWCE Review of 2022

2022 has been a very busy and productive year for BWCE. Read our review of 2022 to find out what we've been up to.

Carole Bond 1957-2022

We are very sad to announce the death of Carole Bond, who was a trustee of the BWCE Fund from its inception in 2014 onwards. Carole played a key role in the development and…

Watch our new video

In conjunction with the re-launch of our community share offer we have worked with If Not Now Digital to produce a short video about BWCE. Please watch it and share it to spread…

Our Team is growing

Between September and November 2022 BWCE took on four new members of staff. Here are our new team members. We welcome them to the BWCE family and look forward to exciting times…

BWCE, the Windfall Tax and the cost of renewable electricity

Our Managing Director Pete Capener explains how the Government’s windfall tax on renewables will affect BWCE and considers how a fairer energy pricing system can best work for…