Media - Drax

Media

Here you’ll find the latest Drax Group press releases, a comprehensive media library, as well as informative resources. For more information, contact the media team. Our Annual Report and Regulatory News Announcements can be found in Investors.

Media contacts

Ali Lewis
Head of PR and Media
+44 (0) 7712670888
mailto:ali.lewis@drax.com

 

Press releases

20 May 2019 - Treasury Minister Robert Jenrick visits groundbreaking bioenergy carbon capture project

13 May 2019 - Drax announces £100,000 for Galloway Glens initiative

2 May 2019 - Drax Group CEO responds to 'Net Zero' report from the Committee on Climate Change

29 April 2019 - Dan’s double celebration: EV race champion and power station apprentice

29 April 2019 - Magnificent seven shine in EV street event

29 April 2019 - Drax revs up businesses with bespoke EV services

25 April 2019 - Racers give up Easter holidays to gear up for city centre EV race

25 April 2019 - Children reach for the sky at workshop to mark airship’s centenary

25 April 2019 - Drax Group CEO comments on BEIS Select Committee CCUS report

23 April 2019 - Marble-ous Easter fun days at Drax pull in visitors

17 April 2019 - Drax appoints John Baxter as Non-Executive Director

11 April 2019 - Innovative robotics technology underway at Opus Energy

11 April 2019 - Drax Group Director appointed to CBI Board

8 April 2019 - Taiwanese ambassador visit to Drax

4 April 2019 - Public examination of Drax Repower plan closes

28 March 2019 - New tech to tackle climate change could fuel UK economy post-Brexit

25 March 2019 - STEM subjects get revved up with electric cars from Drax

13 March 2019 - New rapid response gas power station approved in Bedfordshire [Millbrook Power]

6 March 2019 - Giant airship’s centenary inspires celebratory STEM event

4 March 2019 - New opportunities created by multi award-winning power station rail project

20 February 2019 - Award-winning tourist attraction announces free educational tours

14 February 2019 - Award-winning tourist attraction re-opens to the public

13 February 2019 - UK progress on climate targets at risk

7 February 2019 - Carbon dioxide now being captured in first of its kind BECCS pilot

4 February 2019 - C-Capture raises £3.5m in funding round led by BP, Drax and IP Group

1 February 2019 - Pedal power station

31 January 2019 - Award-winning tourist attraction re-opens to the public for 2019

23 January 2019 - Power station apprentice scheme applicants near deadline [Selby]

23 January 2019 - Power station apprentice scheme applications near deadline [Doncaster]

10 January 2019 - Drax acquires Cruachan Power Station as part of £702m power deal

1 January 2019 - Completion of deal means Drax will play bigger role at heart of Great Britain’s energy system

Drax Group plc announcements

Selected Drax Group plc announcements to the London Stock exchange including financial results and director changes. For a comprehensive feed of all RNS items published since 2005 visit Investors. Links to annual reporting publications are also included here.

17 April 2019 - Appointment of non-executive director

19 March 2019 - Notice of the annual general meeting (AGM)

19 March 2019 - Annual report and accounts 2018

26 February 2019 - Full year results for the 12 months ended 31 December 2018

19 February 2019 - Notice of full year results announcement

22 January 2019 - End of Share Repurchase Programme

2 January 2018 - Completion of the acquisition of Scottish Power’s portfolio of pumped storage, hydro and gas-fired generation