2004


Pupils at Eyres Monsell Primary School stand next to their wind turbine

The Wonders of Wind Power

Pupils and teachers at a Leicester primary school are thrilled to be installing the first wind turbine in the city on their school grounds.


06 December 2004


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One of the wind turbines at Mablethorpe at sunset.

Lincolnshire gets 8 new turbines

This week, eight new state of the art wind turbines in Lincolnshire will begin turning for the first time and start generating enough 'clean' electricity to power over 4000 homes.


10 November 2004


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One of the Green Park watervoles

Rehousing the Green Park water voles

A carefully managed mitigation strategy is currently underway at the Green Park in Reading, to safeguard the park's water voles prior to the construction of a wind turbine by Ecotricity next year.


22 September 2004


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Wind turbines in the landscape

Champions sign up to 'Embrace' wind campaign as poll confirms strong public support

A new campaign shows that the majority of the UK population - 74% - agree that wind farms are necessary to help meet current and future energy needs - despite a vocal campaign against their expansion.


20 September 2004


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A crowd of people outside the Ecotech turbine

Ecotech Twilight Tour

The EcoTech Centre is running its first ever 'twilight tour' of the Ecotricity wind turbine at Swaffham.


05 August 2004


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A view of the Green park turbine from the M4

Putting the Green in the Green Park

Ecotricity, is today celebrating after receiving approval from Wokingham District Council to construct a wind turbine in Reading.


30 July 2004


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Our Shooters Bottom turbine

Ecotricity brings wind to Notting Hill

Wind power on sale at London Farmers' Markets


04 June 2004


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Our Ecotech turbine

The Big Red Fightback

Ecotricity & Ecotech support the British Heart Foundation's Big Red Fightback campaign.


04 June 2004


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Our Bambers Farm wind park

New wind power for Lincolnshire

Ecotricity has started work on Lincolnshire's second wind park.


12 May 2004


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One of our wind turbines at Ford's factory in Dagenham

London's first wind park sparks up

Two giant wind turbines can now be seen towering 85m above Ford Motor Company's Dagenham site.


11 May 2004


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One of our Dagenham turbines against a London landscape

London's first wind park nears completion

Ecotricity to erect two turbines on Ford's Dagenham estate by the end of April.


19 April 2004


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Our Ecotech Centre at Swaffham

Turbine Open Day for Shipdham villagers

Residents of a Norfolk village are being invited to a free open day at the Ecotech Centre.


15 April 2004


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Artist's impression of the Symphony Farm Wind Park.

Planning refused by South Somerset

Our planning application to build two wind turbines near Cucklington has been refused by South Somerset District Council on the grounds of visual impact.


11 March 2004


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How our Mablethorpe wind park would look

Someone abseils down our Ecotech turbine!

CARE launches 24 hour eco challenge

Run, Bike, Canoe and Abseil - the 24-hour eco-friendly team event on 21st & 22nd August 2004.


01 March 2004


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Solar Panels

Sunshine for homes in Leicester

The first of 50 homes to receive free solar energy was switched on today in Leicester.


24 January 2004


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Our turbine wears a breast cancer awareness banner

Turbine wears giant pink ribbon for Breast Cancer

Ecotricity has teamed up with the Eastern Daily Press (EDP) to help raise £200,000 for the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Kings Lynn.


21 January 2004


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Dale Vince

Ecotricity's Green Champion gets OBE

Ecotricity managing director Dale Vince, has been awarded an OBE in this year's New Year Honours list.


05 January 2004


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