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On Grid Off Grid Energy Solutions

What is an off grid / on grid energy solutionA hybrid off grid / on grid solution uses a combination of technologies to optimise your energy supply, minimise costs and save carbon. We predict this type of energy solution will become increasingly commonplace as businesses look to secure a safe supply of clean energy, reduce...

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Energy Jargon Buster

Energy Jargon BusterDo you know your kWh from your kWp and can you explain the difference between ISO 5001 and ESOS? If the answer is no then our Energy Jargon Buster will help! GENERAL kWh (Kilowatt Hour) – the electricity consumed or generated every hour. A kilowatt comprises of 1000 watts kWp (Kilowatt Peak) – the...

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EDR provides funding for businesses

Electricity Demand Reduction PilotDECC’s Electricity Demand Reduction pilot opens a new window of opportunity for businesses that want to implement energy saving measures but don't have the capital to invest. Reducing electricity consumption through energy efficiency measures can result in considerable savings for businesses; however, many struggle to find the funding to get started. The new...

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Energy novice or energy guru

Energy novice or energy guruEnergy Novice - I am totally new to energy management If you are reading this then you have probably realised that it is time to take action. Energy prices are set to double in the next five years but if you invest in your energy now then you can still benefit...

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Energy Price Rises

Energy price risesWhat is really going on with energy price rises and what can we do about it? Energy bill breakdown Household and commercial energy bills are comprised of various costs; wholesale energy costs, transmission and distribution costs, losses, network charges, government subsidies and initiatives, metering and supplier margins. A proportion of 7-8% is made...

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Funding your energy project

Funding your energy projectRising energy costs are forcing businesses of all sizes to assess their energy use, however, many businesses are struggling to find the capital to fund an energy project in the first place. There are a number of funding options available but what are the pros and cons of each and how do...

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