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08 Jun 2016

The Flexible Energy Revolution

Posted by: Simon Eggleton 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, 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250 employees) to replace out of date, inefficient systems and equipment and ultimately improve Read on →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
04 Feb 2016

Diary of an ESOS Lead Assessor

Posted by: Nigel Collins Of the 10,000 organisations captured by the Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS), 40% were still non-compliant by the 29th January extended deadline, according to this article The last few months have been a very busy time Read on →

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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
25 Aug 2015

ESOS Deadline Looming

Posted by: Mike Andrews If your business qualifies for ESOS (we say qualification, but depending on your outlook this may read ‘is captured by’) you are required to have filed an accredited report by no later than 5th December 2015 (a Saturday Read on →

Filed under: Energy