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The ESOS Compliance Deadline Has Passed

25th February 2016 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

A large number of companies who fall within the scope of ESOS have failed to comply ahead of the 29th January 2016 deadline. The deadline was extended in October 2015 but the Environment Agency (EA) has revealed that approximately 3,000 organisations have failed to take any action, while a further 1,000 companies have only registered an ‘intent to comply’.


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Contracts for Difference (CfD) Exemption Update

6th January 2016 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

The UK government has implemented a number of schemes to encourage businesses to reduce carbon emissions as part of the nation's climate change commitment. These schemes would see additional costs added to a company's energy bill unless action is taken to reduce its carbon footprint.


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Water Market Update - New Ofwat Proposals

16th December 2015 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

The water services regulation authority, Ofwat has submitted proposals, dubbed Water 2020 which would allow new firms to enter the water market. It is thought that by removing restrictions on new firms competing for water contracts, customers could save up to £1bn by 2020.


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OPEC decides not to cut oil production

8th June 2015 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

OPEC (Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries) has announced that it will not cut production.


Energy Market Analysis - 08-04-2015

Energy Market Analysis - 08-04-2015

8th April 2015 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

Spot power prices climbed higher yesterday afternoon due to an expected drop in renewable generation, despite a mild short-term weather outlook.