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March 2, 2021

Our community investors are leading the net zero transformation

We’ve now used some of the funds from our current share offer to purchase the battery for our microgrid at the new Water Lilies housing development […]
February 11, 2021

We did it!

We’re delighted to announce that our £1.15m grant application to the European Regional Development Fund for our hydro scheme at Netham Weir has been approved!
January 15, 2021

Community Energy – what it is, and where it’s going

Bristol Energy Cooperative is ten years old this year, and we’re proud of what we’ve achieved so far. We’ve been doing it so long now that […]
October 16, 2020
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A busy year for the Bristol Community Hydro Scheme

Well it has certainly been a busy year for the Bristol Community Hydro Scheme… Here’s a recap of our recent progress: What is Bristol Community Hydro? […]
February 21, 2020

Opportunity: Non-Executive Director with Finance Expertise

Non Executive Director with Finance Experience(unpaid)​Expected to attend monthly board meeting and quarterly finance working group meetings. The deadline for applications is 15th March. Bristol Energy […]
March 15, 2018

Solar sports grounds

An interview with Matt from Wick Sports Ground We asked Matt, treasurer of Wick Sports Ground, why they chose to partner with Bristol Energy Cooperative.  Can […]
September 4, 2017

Our solar crowdfund reaches over £700,000

Thanks to you we’ve raised over £700,000 in our latest crowdfund to continue the community energy revolution. This money will help us further our renewable energy […]
September 1, 2017

Megawatt Community Energy Fund Workshops in Bristol

As a community energy cooperative we’re committed to recycling our profits into community action. That’s why we’ve set up the Megawatt Community Energy Fund to support community action on […]
August 11, 2017

Join us in the ‘Energy Revolution’!

In 2006, Al Gore’s ‘An Inconvenient Truth’ brought to light the cataclysmic effects climate change is causing to our planet. Now, ‘An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power’ follows […]
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