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20 March 2019

What is an ecobrick?

There are lots of easy ways you can cut down your single-use plastic, but what should you do with the plastic that you can’t avoid? Ecobricks are an ethical way of using up the plastic that can’t be recycled and won’t break down. Here’s everything you need to know about ecobricks.

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2 December 2015

ecobond three raises almost £19 million

Ecotricity has just raised £18.5 million from the third issue of its innovative ecobond concept, and will use the funds to build new green energy projects in Britain.

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23 October 2015

Ecotricity pushing hybrid energy park concept

Ecotricity, Britain’s leading green energy company, has today announced plans to build three new hybrid renewable energy parks.

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27 August 2015

Ecotricity announces third Green Gasmill

Ecotricity has announced it is to develop a third Green Gasmill a new green energy site in Somerset that will generate enough green gas from grass to power up to 2,500 homes.

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20 August 2015

UK college to train renewables workforce as Green Gas plans revealed

Announced today, Ecotricity plans to build a new Green Gas Mill at Sparsholt College, Hampshire.

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17 July 2015

Ecotricity announces 100 acre green tech and sports centre

Ecotricity has today unveiled plans to develop a 100 acre sports & green technology centre, dubbed ‘Eco Park’. The development could create up to 4,000 new jobs.

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17 February 2014

Wind turbines at Michelin, Dundee pass milestone

Ecotricity's wind turbines at Michelin’s Dundee factory had a bumper 2013, producing enough green electricity to power over 1,500 homes or brew over 350 million cups of tea.

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13 November 2013

IKEA installs EV chargers at all of its UK stores

Home furnishings expert makes it easier to “top up” while you shop.

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27 September 2013

Ecotricity promises ‘Frack-Free Gas’

Britain’s first green energy company, Ecotricity, has today announced that the gas it sources for its customers will be free of gas from Fracking.

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24 September 2013

Electric Highway links London to Leeds

The Electric Highway has now linked London to Luton, Leicester and Leeds for Electric Vehicles.

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4 June 2013

Ecotricity set to go electric at WOMAD

Ecotricity launches a new partnership with WOMAD that will see them sponsor a stage at the Charlton Park music festival.

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