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27 Oct 2014

Energy Aware

Posted by: Stephen Gaubert Many UK businesses will soon be required to complete an energy audit – but even those who aren’t will benefit from doing so. Do you know how much energy your nursery uses to heat and cool Read on! →

Filed under: Energy
19 Sep 2014

ESOS – a quick overview

Posted by: Nigel Collins ESOS is being established by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) in response to the requirement for all Member States of the European Union to implement Article 8 of the Energy Efficiency Directive (‘the Read on! →

Filed under: Energy
27 Mar 2014

Reducing Charity Shop Overhead Costs

Posted by: Nigel Collins As reported in Third Sector , PwC recently reported that Charity Shops are the fastest growing retail sector. This could of course in part be due to the tax breaks they receive such as mandatory 80% non-domestic Read on! →

Filed under: Energy
27 Jan 2014

LED lighting top tips

LED lighting can greatly reduce energy consumption.  Here are some of our LED Lighting top tips: Survey your lighting and calculate the annual cost of running your lighting for each area. This will identify priority areas for changing as well Read on! →

Filed under: Lighting
21 Jan 2014

Energy Efficiency

Posted by: Luisa Keig BP forecast last week a slow-down in energy demand for advanced economies in North America and Europe. Fuel efficiency in developed economies was cited as the reason for the predicted slow-down. BP’s chief economist, Christof Ruhl, Read on! →

Filed under: Energy
15 Jan 2014

Fracking: What the fracks going on?

Posted by: David Powell With the Government announcing that local councils who back fracking will get to keep more of the proceeds from operations in the UK, we thought it might be worth taking a look at the state of play, so Read on! →

Filed under: Energy
19 Sep 2013

British Gas announce an end to rollover contracts

Posted by: Nigel Collins Following the July announcement by British Gas to end rollover contracts, there will no doubt be sighs of relief from procurement managers, FDs or business owners previously trying to avoid missing the 90/120 day window in Read on! →

Filed under: Energy
30 Aug 2013

Business Energy – are you among the 24%?

Posted by: Paul Copsey Many businesses complain that there is little or nothing that can be done to offset the rising cost of energy which appears to be a constant year on year battle as the big six energy companies Read on! →

Filed under: Energy