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EDF Energy

EDF Energy is the founder of Team Green Britain, the UK’s largest producer of low-carbon electricity, and the Official Electricity Supplier to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.


Team Green Britain is backed by London 2012 and we work with innovative people like the Eden Project to hold events and share sustainable ideas.

News & Media

This is our press and media section – all the latest news and archived press releases on Team Green Britain are available here.

News & Views

Here in our Press and Media section, you'll find the latest news, archived press releases and blogs from Team Green Britain members.

Revenge of the Electric Car

When: 5 September 2012

EDF Energy's Electric Vehicle team are passionate about the role that this revolution in personal transport can play in cutting carbon emissions. EV Product Manager Martin Elliott introduces a unique documentary film that shares that passion.

Supporting Climate Week

EDF Energy is proud to support Climate Week, a week of activities aimed at inspiring a new wave of action to create a sustainable future.

Dads are biggest game and gadget guzzlers in Europe

New research from EDF Energy looks at green opinions across Europe and finds that fathers are the biggest users of leisure appliances in the home.

Low Carbon Rush Hour

When: 4 July 2011

Research commissioned by EDF Energy reveals commuters in Greater London release the lowest rush-hour carbon emissions in the UK at 1.35 kg CO2 per person per day.

Large number of Britain's bikes left unused

When: 22 June 2011

Over half (58%) of bikes in Britain are not fulfilling their potential, according to research commissioned by EDF Energy, founder of Team Green Britain, a community which aims to bring people together to reduce their carbon footprint.

Eastenders Cleans Up as Greenest Soap

When: 17 June 2011

Following its success at the BAFTAs, EastEnders has also beaten off soap rivals to be named as Britain’s ‘greenest soap’ according to research commissioned by EDF Energy, the first sustainability partner of London 2012.

EDF Energy invites schools to show off green achievements

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When: 17 May 2011

Around 1500 schools from across the country have signed up to take part in the third annual Green Britain Day, founded by EDF Energy, on Wednesday May 18.