3rd Share Offer – Now closed


The Dorset Community 3rd share offer is now closed to new applicants as we have reached the target £445,000.


There is a possibility the share offer may re-open later in 2019 or early 2020, but this would be dependent on identifying new sites and a further successful grant application. If you are interested in investing in shares should the share offer re-open, please subscribe to our newsletter to be kept up to date.


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If you have applied for shares we will be in touch soon.


If you wished to purchase shares in this share offer but have been unable to do so please e mail info@dorsetcommunityenergy.org.uk and we will add your contact details to a priority list for notification of future share offers. There is a possibility the share offer may re-open later in 2019 or early 2020, but this is dependent on identifying new sites and a further successful grant application


Our third share offer
Low-risk, ethical, local investment in Dorset


Earn 5.5% with a low risk, ethical, local investment, that helps fight climate change, and benefits the community.


Shares available

£445k

Generation capacity

700kWp

Shares invested to date

£445k

Generation capacity reached

700kWp

This offer has raised £445,000 to install 700kWp of rooftop solar panels, generating reduced-price electricity for schools and hospitals in Dorset.




The new sites:

We are planning to install solar panels at ten schools and hospitals – so far the sites listed below are confirmed. For more information see page 8 of the Share Offer document.

  • Wey Valley School: 97kW
  • Blandford School: 50kW
  • Alderney Hospital: 60kW
  • Blandford Community Hospital: 50 kW
  • St Ann’s Hospital: 29kW
  • Bridport Hospital: 50kW

For more information on our existing sites click here