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You will hopefully have seen the first two blogs in our series discussing the challenges businesses face when arranging a new gas connection. Now we have looked at the difficulties faced, what is the best way to deal with them and get your new gas supply up and running with...Read more
In the second of our blog series looking at what needs to be considered when connecting a new gas supply to your business, we continue discussing the difficulties businesses may face.
- Lack of understanding of what your business needs
Connection forms from suppliers sometimes ask how much gas you need but omit...Read more
The amount of work involved in getting your business connected to a new gas supply is often underestimated. Whether you are constructing new premises, developing an existing site or moving to a new property, a process needs to be followed and number of different parties must be involved.
So what challenges...Read more
After 10 years of helping companies cut energy consumption and costs, we often see some common mistakes made by UK businesses. Here are our Top Five:
1. Being ‘sold’ a miracle solution
Every day companies will receive offers stating ‘BIG SAVINGS’ from organisations that are selling single products or solutions. The seller has...Read more
The second phase of the Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS) is now live with an assessment deadline of 5th December 2019. For those businesses that meet the requirements, it’s time to begin the compliance process, start work on your energy audits and identify savings opportunities. Our ESOS information sheet provides guidance...Read more
Electricity prices are continuing to rise, with limited resources and increased supply and non-commodity costs driving costs up year on year, experts predict that prices will increase substantially in future years. As overheads go up, the need for businesses to streamline essential spend is becoming more and more prevalent.
Lighting is...Read more
Corporate social responsibility (CSR) is no longer a tick box exercise. Organisations that are particularly discerning about environmental issues may choose whether or not to do business with you based on your green credentials. Similarly, if you are looking to engage with younger job seekers/ prospective employees, but lack a...Read more
As demand for energy increases due to the growing global population so does the price of energy, the need to find renewable, sustainable solutions and become more energy efficient. With the cost of energy rising and diminishing resources impacting the world, many companies are beginning to understand that controlling their energy...Read more