Ecotricity logotype
/Our news/Our news

Our news

We don't just supply green energy we make it too
Filter articles
Filter articles
  • all
  • climate
  • energy
  • Green energy
  • food
  • nature
  • lifestyle
  • news
  • campaigns
  • electric highway
  • business
  • events
  • partnerships
  • Support
  • live chat
  • ecotalk
  • awards
  • transport
  • forest green rovers
Browse archives

climate

Sep 8, 2021

Why should I get a smart meter?

Smart meters send meter readings from your house direct to your energy supplier, so you don’t need to answer the door to a meter reader and your readings are always up to date, so you can wave goodbye estimated bills.

More

climate

Sep 7, 2021

Our Latest Green Projects

We’re always conscious of this fact, that it’s our customers who make all this possible. We have a responsibility to choose projects that will make the biggest impact in creating a green Britain.

climate

Aug 18, 2021

The National Grid Balancing Market: What is it and why does it matter?

We recently joined the balancing market, National Grid’s main tool for keeping Britain’s electricity network balanced between supply and demand.

climate

Aug 9, 2021

Ecotricity explains: How to be sustainable at home

We do so many small things that affect the world around us, that it can be impossible to know where to start if we want to live more sustainably.

lifestyle

Jun 17, 2021

Vegan Power - yes, we’re still cutting the crap!

In 2018, we became the first energy company in the world to be certified as vegan. And today, we're still the only energy company in the world with certified vegan energy.

energy

May 28, 2021

National energy takes a step into the green age

Government announces a wide-ranging review of the UK’s Energy National Policy Statements (Energy NPSs) is now underway with the potential to do great things for green energy.

campaigns

Feb 15, 2021

Dear Rishi… Join our campaign for a Green Britain

This week, we’ve launched a major new campaign with the Daily Express to get the people of Britain to join our Green Britain Revolution including Dale Vince’s, direct call to the Rishi Sunak.

business

Jan 12, 2021

Ecotricity to power homes with Geothermal energy in UK first

Ecotricity has signed a pioneering agreement that enables the production and sale of geothermal electricity for the first time in the UK

business

Jan 12, 2021

Ecotricity powers LEON Restaurants

In October, LEON Restaurants joined us on our mission to end fossil fuels by switching all of their business supplies to 100% green electricity and carbon neutralised gas.

energy

Jan 11, 2021

Ecotricity explains Bifacial Solar Panels

Steve Ellis, Head of Generation at Ecotricity explains all you need to know about the Bifacial solar panels.

energy

Sep 30, 2020

All you need to know about the Green Fightback

All you need to know about the Green Fightback

food

Aug 27, 2020

National Vegan Burger Day – brought to you by Ecotricity and

National Vegan Burger Day – brought to you by Ecotricity and Viva!

Get the book!

Manifesto out now

Shop

Zerocarbonista.com

Our founder Dale Vince shares his thoughts on the green revolution

Explore the site

Don’t just take our word for it…

Ecotricity is recommended by
  • Our story
  • Our mission
  • Our manifesto
  • 25 years of Ecotricity
  • Ecotricity innovation
  • Walking the talk
  • Our partners
  • Our news
Ecotricity logotype
Jobs

Climate Clock

The Climate Clock is a version of the Doomsday clock that has been running since 1947 - this tracks the risk of global man-made disaster, through man made technology (like nuclear weapons) - displaying the minutes and seconds left before midnight, when disaster strikes. The climate crisis is a small part of the calculations made.
The climate clock uses a similar approach, but, focuses only on the climate crisis - which is the biggest and most urgent existential threat we face.
"The Climate Clock is a countdown to the biggest man-made disaster we face - but also a measure by which we can track our progress - moving from fossil to renewable energy. It shows we have no time to lose - the clock is ticking…" Dale Vince, OBE.
Ecotricity is a sponsor of the Glasgow Climate Clock that will run every night until COP26.