Latest Ecotricity Stories

Energy Producing "Aquatic Bicycle Pump" Trial Forthcoming
2012-01-23 12:24:52

A trial version of a machine that can generate electricity from seawater could be in place in one UK city before the end of the year.

2009-01-08 16:19:18

Residents of a British town said a wind turbine that lost one of its 65-foot-long blades was hit by what appeared to be a UFO. Some residents of Conisholme, England, reported lights in the sky and a loud noise at about 4 a.m.

2008-08-27 03:00:52

By Willis, Rebecca Rebecca Willis, Vice-Chair of the UK Sustainable Development Commission, suggests ways to end the confusion surrounding green energy tariffs Rebecca Willis is an independent researcher and Vice- Chair of the UK Sustainable Development Commission.

2008-08-21 10:10:00

British eco-entrepreneur Dale Vince and engineer Richard Jenkins are trying to beat the wind-powered vehicle world land-speed record of 116mph.

2008-07-02 15:00:45

Rising energy prices and corporate responsibility are bringing new energy supply companies to the fore, ostensibly improving competition in the UK energy market. However, the barriers to market entry and survival that these new niche suppliers face remain high.

Word of the Day
  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.