Solar PV at Park Gate in Hove

Community-owned renewable energy on a block of 120 flats in the heart of Brighton and Hove


Shinetime XTP6-60 solar panels

SMA SB 25000TL inverters

In 2014 Brighton Energy Coop partnered with Park Gate, a residential block in east Hove, to install 100kWp of community-owned renewable energy.

Installed by the Little Green Energy Company, the system was designed and developed by the BEC team and funded by 47 local people, who all recieve 5% interest on their investment.

  • Community Funded: 100% 100%

Total Capital cost (£)

Number of BEC members investing in Port solar projects

Annual Generation (kWh)

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