04 Aug '11, 5pm

Hippy Dropout Becomes Wind Energy Mogul: Image credit: Ecotricity Dale Vince has been busy l... th.bp #green #USRC

Hippy Dropout Becomes Wind Energy Mogul: Image credit: Ecotricity Dale Vince has been busy l... th.bp #green #USRC

Dale Vince has been busy lately. From launching a network of nationwide free electric car charging stations , to building a bee-friendly utility-scale solar power plant , this former hippy traveler turned wind energy millionaire has been pushing the boundaries of renewable energy and clean transportation. Now CNN picks up his story, and we'll be talking to him soon too. We're scheduling our own live chat with the man next week—exploring everything from how he built his renewable energy empire, to what the future holds for clean technology across the Globe. CNN broadcast a profile of Dale Vince that covers his recent Nemesis electric sports car project , as well as his fascinating lifestory of going from a hippy living in a bus and rejecting "mainstream society", to a successful wind energy entrepreneur and business man: Back then he was unemployed. Today, he employs nearly...

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earthtimes.org 05 Aug '11, 1pm

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awea.org 05 Aug '11, 3pm

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acore.org 11 Aug '11, 7pm

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energysavingtrust.org.uk 08 Aug '11, 12pm

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greentechmedia.com 09 Aug '11, 12pm

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green.autoblog.com 10 Aug '11, 10pm

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greencarcongress.com 04 Aug '11, 1pm

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