2012


Nu Jerusalem

Nu Jerusalem

One of Britain’s best-loved songs, Jerusalem has been reworked.


14 December 2012


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16 years of proving wind power

16 years of proving wind power

Ecotricity’s first windmill turns 16-years-old this week, standing testament to wind-power and will-power.


13 December 2012


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Ballymena turbines unwrapped for Christmas

Ballymena turbines unwrapped for Christmas

Ecotricity give Michelin’s factory in Northern Ireland an early Christmas present.


12 December 2012


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Local apprentices set example for British industry

Local apprentices set example for British industry

Local apprentices now account for 50% of wind turbine technicians at energy company Ecotricity.


11 December 2012


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Dale Vince honoured with Sustainability Leader Award

Dale Vince honoured with Sustainability Leader Award

Dale Vince has won the top Sustainability Leader category at the 2012 Sustainability Leaders Awards.


07 December 2012


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Ecotricity is top performer on social media

Ecotricity is top performer on social media

Ecotricity is the top performing utility supplier on social media according to new research from Utility Week.


06 December 2012


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Solar farm excels despite dismal summer

Solar farm excels despite dismal summer

Britain’s first large-scale solar farm has hit electricity generation targets for its first 12 months of operation.


09 November 2012


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Permission granted for Pollington wind turbine

Permission granted for Pollington wind turbine

Ecotricity won its appeal to erect a wind turbine at the H+H UK plant near Pollington.


24 October 2012


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Ecotricity customer complaints fall

Ecotricity customer complaints fall

Ecotricity released figures which show their customer complaint levels have fallen year on year.


24 October 2012


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Cheapest energy tariffs should be offered to all

Ecotricity founder Dale Vince believes all energy companies should offer their customers their best price regardless.


18 October 2012


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Game-changing moment for electric cars

Game-changing moment for electric cars

In a game-changing moment Nissan has opened its first fast-charge points at strategic locations on Ecotricity’s ‘Electric Highway’ motorway charging network.


01 October 2012


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The ‘Nemesis’ smashes UK electric car land-speed record

The ‘Nemesis’ smashes UK electric car land-speed record

The Nemesis has broken the UK electric car land-speed record reaching 151 mph.


27 September 2012


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Date set for attempt on UK land-speed record

Date set for attempt on UK land-speed record

The first electric super car – the ‘Nemesis’ – designed and built entirely in the UK, will bid to break the UK electric car land-speed record later this month.


07 September 2012


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Customer satisfaction survey for solar Feed-in-Tariff services

Customer satisfaction survey for solar Feed-in-Tariff services

Ecotricity have topped a customer survey for delivering Feed-in-Tariff (FiTs) services for solar power and other micro-generation.


31 August 2012


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Energy policy should be based on evidence, not political horse-trading

Energy policy should be based on evidence, not political horse-trading

Limiting the cut to 10% is the right decision to ensure growth


25 July 2012


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Testing begins to break UK land-speed record

Testing begins to break UK land-speed record

The Nemesis will begin test runs this week in preparation for an attempt on the UK electric car land-speed record.


23 July 2012


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Ecotricity tell MPs: Energy Bill is a choice between nuclear power and renewables

Ecotricity tell MPs: Energy Bill is a choice between nuclear power and renewables

Ecotricity talks to MPs on the Energy and Climate Change Select Committee


20 June 2012


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Best of British Awarded 'CBE' Medals in a Drive for Clean British Energy

Best of British Awarded 'CBE' Medals in a Drive for Clean British Energy

Best of British are awarded 'CBE' medals to mark the start of the Clean British Energy Campaign.


14 June 2012


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Ecotricity scoops Observer Ethical Award

Ecotricity scoops Observer Ethical Award

Ecotricity wins the prestigious 2012 Observer Ethical Award for Business Initiative.


31 May 2012


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Wind Power can slash energy costs for British industry

Wind Power can slash energy costs for British industry

Businesses could reduce energy costs by up to 35% say Friends of the Earth and Ecotricity.


28 May 2012


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Wind Turbines

Renewables growth is inherited success

Dale Vince in response to Prime Minister David Cameron’s speech.


26 April 2012


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RSPB announces wind turbine plan to reduce its carbon footprint

RSPB unveils plans to build a wind turbine at its UK headquarters in Sandy, Bedfordshire.


20 April 2012


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Ecotricity wind turbine

Ecotricity challenges energy industry to stop paying shareholders

Ecotricity has spent more per customer in building new sources of green energy.


05 April 2012


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Which? ‘Big Switch’ misses the mark

Which? ‘Big Switch’ misses the mark

Ecotricity will not be bidding for the ‘Big Switch’ contract being auctioned by consumer group Which?


23 March 2012


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Wind turbines

On-shore wind power cost households less than £5 last year

Figures show that on-shore wind added less than £5 to household energy bills last year.


14 March 2012


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Solar Panels on church roof

Church goes solar after appeal to a higher order

Churches benefit from a High Court decision.


13 March 2012


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dump the big six

‘Dump the Big Six’ goes global

The Big Six power companies have been confronted by a sudden backlash of campaigns after years of abusing their market dominance.


16 February 2012


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searaser

Ecotricity ‘seas’ the potential

Green energy company Ecotricity is adding the power of the Sea to that of the Wind and the Sun – to make its Green Electricity. 


23 January 2012


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Which? puts Ecotricity top in handling customer complaints

Green energy supplier Ecotricity has topped a customer complaints handling league table.


11 January 2012


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somerton wind turbine

Wind energy output up 18% in 2011

Wind energy output from Britain’s leading green energy company, Ecotricity, increased by 18% in 2011


05 January 2012


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