Ambition Community Energy

Ambition Community Energy (ACE) is a community-owned business developing plans to build a 4.2 MegaWatt wind turbine between Severn Beach and Avonmouth. The turbine will generate enough clean energy to power the equivalent of approximately 3,850 houses, putting £1.5m into the hands of the community over the 30-year lifespan of the project.

Deal overview

Business name: Ambition Community Energy

Website: ambitioncommunityenergy.org

Impact theme: Environment

Mission: Large scale renewable generation that aims to create significant returns for the community and lower energy bills.

Value proposition: Clean power generation being sold to the grid

Amount and type of investment: £750,000 loan

What's your ambition?

BBRC knows that social enterprises, enterprising charities, and businesses with purpose at heart can solve some of our region’s biggest problems and help us all thrive. We’re helping great local organisations get the money they need to make the impact they want.