Along with energy, transport and food, we focus on nature as part of our mission to create a greener Britain. We’ve planted a wildflower area at our head office in Stroud, which provides a source of food for our local pollinators, and we’ve installed bee homes so there are ready-made places for shelter.
Bonfire Night is a popular event for families across the UK but as we become increasingly conscious of the environment, it’s important to consider the impact this annual event has. The effects on air quality and wildlife can’t be ignored, but with a little consideration, bringing a bit of light-hearted fun to the darker nights doesn’t have to be guilt ridden.
Dale Vince, founder of Ecotricity has spoken out against a new government initiative - it's first-ever Green GB Week and claimed Greenwash Week would be a more accurate name, given the government’s appalling record on green issues.
As British animals that hibernate look for a place to cosy down for the winter, a lack of shelter leaves them even more vulnerable to the cold. But there’s plenty you can do to help – here are the best ways to look after British wildlife this winter.
Ecotricity founder Dale Vince recently caught up with BBC Late Show presenter Dan Chisholm for a special interview ahead of his visit to the United Nations in New York.