|In a nutshell|
Date: January 2016
Ecotricity claims that its electricity and gas have the lowest carbon footprint in Britain. Ecotricity's electricity comes mainly from wind power, with hydro and landfill gas making up the bulk of the remainder. A small amount comes from solar power. The company supplies electricity and gas to homes and businesses across the UK.
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Are you planning to get more energy from new hydro schemes soon. If so where?
on 4th Oct 2016
Rain on our hills drops to the sea , and we let it ! the tide moves water twice a day and we do not harvest this energy The technology is nearly all developed, and we do not end up with a toxic waste. Engineers get funded!!!
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Reviewed by Jinty Niege
from United Kingdom
on 25th Jan 2017
Ecotricity are very expensive and their customer service is the worst I've ever encountered . 3 months of being mislead, passed around,being told completely different things by each and every person I've had to speak to, , poorly placated, patronised and treated like an idiot. 44 phone calls-up to 10 in one day- amounting to 8hrs, 13 engineer no shows just to get a credit meter changed to a prepayment meter. They've put me through hell, kept me locked into their expensive tariff, left me without heat after the meter was finally changed and I was put on the wrong tariff. If you're thinking of changing to an ethical company don't touch this one with a barge pole. They might be green but any company that charges people to treat them as cruelly as they've treated me can NOT call themselves ethical. There are plenty of better alternatives out there, both greener and cheaper. Save yourselves months of torment and grief steer clear of ecotricity. I had to give it one star which I doesn't represent how I feel, I wouldn't award ecotricity any stars and my rating would not be "poor", I would rate it as disgraceful.
Reviewed by tom
on 4th May 2016