April 21, 2010
In recognition of their outstanding pro bono achievements, the in-house legal team at Drax Power Limited (“Drax”) has won the Pro Bono Award at the International Law Office (“ILO”) European Counsel Awards 2010.
April 20, 2010
The Yorkshire Air Ambulance has benefited from funds raised through two safety initiatives undertaken at Drax Power Station.
March 30, 2010
The Drax Cup 2010 was officially launched today (Tuesday 30 March 2010) by Yorkshire Club Captain Andrew Gale and current cup holders Westville House Primary School from Ilkley.
March 22, 2010
Drax has announced plans to move more of its ash by ship after a successful trial in January which saw 1,200 tonnes of pulverised fuel ash (PFA) transported to Ireland by ship.
February 26, 2010
A touring exhibition of award-winning paintings and drawings by local school pupils moved to Howden this week.
February 24, 2010
A giant steam turbine at Drax Power Station that made UK industrial history 43 years ago will now become the first of its size to go on public display anywhere in the world.
February 12, 2010
Winners of Art In The Community 2009, a competition organised by Drax Power Limited were among the first visitors to view an exhibition of their entries at the Morrisons supermarket in Selby last week.
February 1, 2010
A touring exhibition of award-winning paintings and drawings by local school pupils began in Selby this week.
January 15, 2010
Drax Power Limited (“Drax”), the developer of the Heron Renewable Energy Plant, is delighted to announce that North Lincolnshire Council has decided not to object to its application for 290MW biomass-fired power station that will provide enough green energy to meet the needs of 512,000 homes. The North Lincolnshire Planning Committee voted unanimously to back the proposal in their response to the Department of Energy and Climate Change.
December 3, 2009
Young artists from the Selby and Goole area are celebrating success in the Drax ‘Art in the Community’ competition. The finalists received their prizes during an awards ceremony on Wednesday 2 December in front of an invited audience of parents and teachers at Drax Power Station.