Our Awards

These are just some of the environmental, customer service and business awards and accreditations that we've won over the years.

Our Awards
Charge Energy Branding Awards 2016 logo

Best Green Energy Brand

We were named the Best Green Energy Brand in the world at the Charge Energy Branding Awards 2016 in Reykjavik, Iceland. After founding the green energy market, it’s great to still be at the forefront!




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Top ten in Britain’s ‘most disruptive companies’

Still crazy after all these years ... we were named as one of the top ten most disruptive companies in the Sunday Times Virgin Media Fast Track 100. The list recognises businesses that are transforming their industry or creating new markets.




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Which? Best Energy Company 2014 and 2015

We topped the Which? Best Energy Company survey for two years running, and have continued to rank highly since then. 




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The PEA (People Environment & Achievement) Awards

Dale received a  PEA Award in Transport for the Electric Highway in 2014. These awards recognise the achievements of sustainable heroes in business.




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The Ashden Awards

In 2014 our Electric Highway received a  Eurostar Ashden Award in Sustainable Travel for identifying and overcoming the barriers of low-carbon transport.




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Utility Week Achievement Awards

We received a  Customer Care Award in 2013 which recognised our tendency to go above and beyond in caring for our customers.




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The Personal Finance Awards

Is a showcase of the UK’s best personal finance businesses. In 2013, we won the award for  Best Home Energy Provider, as voted for by consumers.




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The Peer Awards

These awards celebrate innovative ideas that produce real accomplishments and in 2013 we were crowned winners of the  Sustainability & the Environment category.




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Stroud Life Business Awards

We won the award for  Customer Care & Service in 2013.




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Edge Energy Buying and Supplying Excellence Awards

In a showcase of the top energy suppliers in the UK gas & power market in 2012,  we claimed the award for 'Independent Energy Supplier of the Year' its innovative ‘not-for-dividend’ business model and pioneering attitude to customer service.




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Sustainability Leaders Awards

Dale was awarded the title of  Sustainability Leader in 2012. The awards recognise leadership and innovation in the sustainability sector.




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The Observer Ethical Awards 2012

We scooped the business initiative award for our radical business model. Judges said the work Ecotricity is doing "will change the energy world".




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The Sunday Time Best Green Companies

Ecotricity was listed 33rd in The Sunday Times list of  best green companies 2011.




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European Business Awards

Ecotricity was awarded the Ruban D'Honneur Award for  Environment and Corporate Sustainability in 2011.




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Growing Business Awards

We were awarded again in 2010 for excellence in customer service from the  Growing Business Awards.




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Utility Industry Achievement Awards 2011

Utility Week were impressed with our home grown approach to customer services, which makes customers feel like real people, not just numbers on an account sheet. They liked the fact that we take a pro-active and engaged attitude to all calls and ensure that customers feel respected and acknowledged.




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Renewable Energy Association

We won the Project Developer of the Year Award at the  British Renewable Energy Awards 2011 for the development of our sun-park at Fen Farm.




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International Green Award

In 2011 Dale won  Best Green Entrepreneur, the judges thought “Dale Vince is a true trailblazer in the renewable energy field, and has helped bring wind energy into the commercial and mainstream energy sectors! Kudos and we hope this will only grow further and perhaps expand globally!”




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The Environment and Energy Awards

We received the award for best energy customer services at  The Environment and Energy Awards 2011. The awards are considered one of the highest accolades for sustainability in the corporate sector.




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Pea Awards

Dale Vince was named Green Business Person of the year at the  People and Environment Achievement Awards 2011. The PEA Awards celebrate achievements in the green issues and the environment.




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Growing Business Awards

We were awarded the 'Company of the year' award at the  Growing Business Awards in a ceremony which kick-started the 2011 ‘Global Entrepreneurship Week’, the awards recognise UK independent and entrepreneurial businesses.




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Ernst & Young

In 2009 Dale was awarded  London & South Overall Entrepreneur of the Year. The judges described Dale as “a passionate,self-taught, intuitive entrepreneur with an inspiring, entrepreneurial story”.




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SAP Quality Awards

We were awarded the  SAP Quality Awards 2008. SAP presents these awards to recognize customers who have achieved excellence in planning and executing their SAP projects and programs.




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South West Green Energy Awards

This award from  RegenSW was for our  Bristol Port wind park, voted the Best Large Renewable Energy Scheme in the region for 2007, the planning application for these turbines was unanimously supported by the local council.




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The Queens Award

We were honoured to receive the  Queen's Award for Enterprise in the category of Environmental Achievement back in 2000, as recognition of the work we had done to supply business and large scale industry with environmentally friendly power sources.





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2011 The European Commission  Eco-Management and Audit Scheme (EMAS) registration for our entire operations. Ecotricity are one of only 69 organisations in the UK and the only energy company in the world who have gained EMAS accreditation.