Solar Energy Day, 12 July

Solar energy day

12-4pm, 12 July 2014, Windmill Hill City Farm

Want to know how solar panels work? Need practical advice on saving and generating energy in your home? Find out more about cutting your fuel bills, grants for insulation,… Continue reading →

next volunteer meeting 21 May, 7.30pm

The next Bedminster Energy Group meeting will be on Wednesday 21 May. At the Whetherspoons (TBC)… email or to confirm!

Rough agenda:

Event planning

Bristol Energy Network Membership

BEG aims and roles

Future projects

Bristol Energy Co-op share offer #2

Bristol Energy Co-op’s second share offer is now open. Interested in investing in solar power on the rooftops of Bristol? This local volunteer led organisation is offering the chance to buy shares so you can be part of it. Details on the website:

Next volunteer meeting 17 March

After a little bit of a pause over winter, we have a meeting date booked in.

Monday 17th March, 7pm – 8.30pm

at the Wetherspoons pub The Robert Fitzharding, 24 Cannon St, Bristol BS3 1BN … Continue reading →

East Street Christmas Market 7th December


Gifts, produce, food, music and activities, from 11am until 5pm.

Bedminster Energy Group will have a stand and some energy saving stocking fillers – look out for us!

And the lantern parade will start at 4.30pm. Check out last… Continue reading →

Best of Bedminster Show

Bring along your prize jams, chutneys and unusual produce, it’s the Best of Bedminster Show on Sat 21September,  12 – 4pm at North Street Green. Bedminster Energy Group will have a stand at the show – come along and chat!

October Winter Warmer Workshops

Free Workshops

Saturday 5th October between 1.30 – 4.20pm

Windmill Hill City Farm, Bedminster

Hoping to keep your home warm and save money this winter?  Why not join us at the farm for one, two or all three sessions?… Continue reading →

Sept 12th Film Night

A Crude Awakening

When: 12th September at 730pm

Where: The Green Room, Tobacco Factory

We’re moving from an era of cheap, abundant energy to sparse, hard-to-get, expensive energy. In this Dogwoof documentary, described by The Guardian as “horribly enlightening… Continue reading →

Film night 20th June 2013

Fifth Free Film Night: Black Gold

When: Thursday 20th June at 730pm

Where: The Green Room, Tobacco Factory

In support of Bristol’s Big Green Week, we are happy to announce another film night from the Bedminster Energy Group!  At… Continue reading →

Getting involved with our future plans

Interested in seeing our future plans and getting involved (free food!)? Come over to the Tobacco Factory’s Green Room, Thursday evening, 21 March from 7pm onwards.

Upcoming Events – BEG Calendar

Nikki Jones climate change and energy series
1930-2130 at Tobacco Factory (The Snug)

9th October - What is climate change?
16th October - Global energy trends
23rd October - UK energy, emissions and targets
30th October - Is nuclear the answer?
13th November - Film showing: Food, Inc.
20th November - Land use and climate change
27th November - The way forward