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01 Apr 2011

A word in Urea

Posted by: Michael Jones Researchers at Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh – renowned for its leadership on critical global issues – have discovered a way to use urea – (NH2)2CO – as a fuel for low-cost fuel cells. Fuel cells are Read on →

Filed under: Industry News
28 Mar 2011

Ofgem Getting Tough

Posted by: Adrian Burton As reported by Robert Preston of the BBC, Ofgem chief executive Alistair Buchanan is getting tough having declared ‘’There is a ‘profound loss of confidence in energy companies’’ Mr Buchanan believes that energy companies need to Read on →

Filed under: Industry News
14 Mar 2011

Passionate about Reducing Costs

Posted by: Chris Gordon When I tell clients about my passion for reducing costs they often look at me as if I’ve lost the plot! Procurement, rebates, invoices, benchmarking – these are not the things of high passion…..surely? Why I Read on →

Filed under: Cost Management
18 Feb 2011

Soon u’ll b able to pay by txt 2!

Posted by: Nick Beaumont-Jones O2, Britain’s largest single mobile phone operator, is applying for a financial services licence to allow its customers to text each other money. O2, Britain’s largest single mobile phone operator, is applying for a financial services Read on →

Filed under: Telecoms
16 Feb 2011

How to add £40k to your bottom line

Posted by: David Powell In the summer of 2009 we were engaged by an Estate Agent with 8 branches and a head office to review their overheads (Stationery and Printer consumables, Merchant Card Fees, Telecoms, Electricity & Gas) and after Read on →

Filed under: Cost Management