About

Wight Community Energy is a community benefit company, set up in 2015 with a community-owned solar farm called Homestead in Shalfleet on the Isle of Wight.

In 2019 Wight Community Energy was awarded significant external funding from various national bodies to investigate and deliver further community-owned renewable energy projects.

WCE is registered with the Financial Conduct Authority in England and Wales under the Industrial and Provident Societies Act 1965 (No RS007234).

The Homestead solar farm project has been built and registered with Ofgem so that income from the Feed in Tariff is guaranteed for 20 years.