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63 posts filed under Energy

04 Jul 2017

DCP161 – Excess Capacity Charges

Posted by: Steve Mead What is DCP 161 and will your business be impacted? What is DCP 161 and will your business be impacted? From 1st April 2018, DCP 161 will be come into effect. It is a change to Read on →

Filed under: Energy
08 Jun 2016

The Flexible Energy Revolution

Even though wholesale energy prices have dropped over the past year or so, energy bills haven’t fallen by as much. In large part, this is because the cost of delivering the energy to consumers has increased, off-setting some of the Read on →

Filed under: Energy
03 May 2016

The Carbon Trust Launches Green Business Fund

Posted by: Chris Barrett On the 18th of April 2016, The Carbon Trust will launch its new Green Business Fund. The fund, worth £7m, will allow SME’s (<250 employees) to replace out of date, inefficient systems and equipment and ultimately improve Read on →

Filed under: Energy
03 Mar 2016

Review your costs

Posted by: Stephen Gaubert A recent business survey identified the top three overhead cost areas experiencing increased cost pressures as energy, wages and fuel. The pressure on energy and fuel prices is constant despite the reduction in the price of Read on →

Filed under: Cost Management, Energy, Fuel
17 Nov 2015

Eight quick wins on energy efficiency

Posted by: David Gould When examining their overheads, business owners generally accept that there is an inevitable baseline level of energy consumption. After all, lights need to be switched on, machines used, premises heated, kettles boiled and so on. Their Read on →

Filed under: Energy