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Brighton Energy Solar News

Brighton & Hove-Schools pull together to reach Net Zero by 2050Happy...
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Brighton Energy Winter Newsletter 2021

Best Wishes To All Our Members For A Solar Filled 2021!Now we're 10 years old...

Brighton Energy Co-op 10 Years Old Today!

Against all the odds 2020 has been a great year for BEC!It’s our 10th birthday...

A Day In The Life Part II – XR in London October 2019

Extinction Rebellion in London October 2019 | An image Gallery In October 2019...

Since 2010 we’ve raised over £3M, have 600 members and have built 63 sites

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 “None of this would be possible without you.

BEC isn’t backed by venture capitalists or private equity, pension funds or fossil fuel companies. The only money we get is from you, our Members.
The £3 million we’ve raised to date is purely community investment.
We’ve no debt, and 80% of the money is from Brighton itself.

 This is community energy in action!”




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