South Brent Community Energy Society

V27 on 16 November 2015


Welcome to the society's website. Here you will find information about the Society and its projects.

The Society was established in 2011 by members of Sustainable South Brent to take forward a medium size wind turbine project for the benefit of the community. The Vestas V27 wind turbine, rated at 225kW, was installed in August 2013 and began generating electricity in September 2013.

V27 on 1 September 2017V27 on 1st September 2017.

The Society also owns the 9.88kWp PV array on the South Brent Recreation Association's pavilion building, which was installed in June 2014 and has generated 30,687kWh to end of August 2017.


For home energy saving advice and support contact "LEAP" (Local Energy Advice Program) on 0800 060 7567 or go to If eligible you can get free advice and simple measures such as LED lamps and draught proofing.

Wind turbine monthly output

April 2017: 3,355kWh

May: 22,232.9kWh

June: 29,811.6kWh

July: 21,671.3kWh

Aug: 20,673.2kWh

PV monthly output

April 2017: 1,196.3kWh

May: 1,145.1kWh

June: 1,234.8kWh

July: 1,300.4kWh

August: 1,115.9kWh