Meadow Blue Community Energy

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Meadow Blue Community Energy (MBCE) is raising £640,000 to build a new 5MW Solar Array at Merston Farm near Chichester.

Meadow Blue Community Energy - What They Do

What they do

Meadow Blue Community Energy is a Community Benefit Society set up to deliver a community-owned ground-mounted solar farm and thereby fund projects that can benefit the local Sussex community. Read more

Financial performance

MBCE aims to raise £640,000 through this Share Offer which will be used to develop a 5MW Solar array at Merston Farm, near Chichester.

Interest first payable

June 2016

Forecast return

pro rata for partial first year

7% (before EIS)

Social performance

MBCE concentrates on projects that reduce the impact of climate change and increase energy security, whilst at the same time generating significant community benefit and supporting the local economy and biodiversity of West Sussex.

  • Key social performance indicator

    50,700 metric tonnes

    of carbon dioxide saved over 25 years

Governance and people

Who benefits

Meadow Blue Community Energy (MBCE) is a Community Benefit Society set up to deliver community owned renewable energy, energy efficiency and energy supply projects.

  • Community Benefit

    Community Benefit

    MBCE aims to distribute surplus back into community projects for the benefit of the local West Sussex community.

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