Monday, 17 April 2023
EDF Energy Buying Group prize draw
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by Joshua Robinson

Renew your existing EDF Energy contract to be entered into our free prize draw!

We've partnered with EDF Energy to relaunch the highly anticipated NFU Energy Buying Group for renewing NFU members.
Monday, 06 February 2023
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by Jon Swain

The EBSS Alternative Funding Team confirms roll out of pilot phase

The Energy Bill Support Scheme Alternative Funding (EBSS AF) pilot phase was launched on 16 January for test data. The pilot phase is now open for live applications in West Suffolk County Council, Wrexham County Borough Council, Glasgow City Council and Chichester District Council.
Tuesday, 20 December 2022
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by Claire Hartry

Introducing Max Knowles

Max Knowles, one of our Energy Account Analysts, explains what he gets most job satisfaction from, what account analysis looks like for our customers and some important factors on export.
Wednesday, 26 October 2022
Roof with solar panels on
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by Jenny Beynon

Your feedback required urgently: 6 things you need to know about the Energy Bill Relief Scheme

Share your feedback by 11:55pm on 30 October - The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has launched a survey to gather your views on the Energy Bill Relief Scheme, and to better understand energy needs.
Thursday, 29 September 2022
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NFU Live: Energy, costs and prices featuring NFU President Minette Batters

Join us for our member-exclusive NFU Live session on the 5 October at 11:00am where our expert panel will be discussing energy, costs and how what's happening now will influence the future. Following the announcement of the Energy Bill Relief Scheme, the panel will look at the politics, short and
Wednesday, 31 August 2022
Silhouette of wind turbines in the sunset
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by Jenny Beynon

SSE’s Bhlaraidh Extension wind farm given green light

Read our top five energy-related news stories from the last couple of weeks. Energy is always in the news in one way or another, from renewable energy technology advancements and the latest from the ‘big six’ energy suppliers to advancements in energy saving and sustainability. In this blog, we
Tuesday, 16 August 2022
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by Jodie Hisgett

New and replacement faulty electricity meters experiencing delays

With challenges in the production of certain types of electricity meters due to global supply chain disruption, there are delays being felt across the board with meter installations, smart meter fittings and the replacement of faulty meters.
Thursday, 21 July 2022
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by Joshua Robinson

Meeting our SME electricity contracts team

With continued volatility in the energy market the NFU Energy team have been inundated with more calls and queries than ever before.  We have experienced a 6-fold increase in calls coupled with an increase in the average call time as members have required a more detailed explanation of the rapidly
Tuesday, 28 June 2022
Electricity pylons with a sunset in the background
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by Jodie Hisgett

Volume tolerances in your energy contracts

Given the current volatility in the energy market it is more important than ever to consider the volume tolerance in your fixed energy contract. In years gone by this was a clause only acted on by energy suppliers on rare occasions.
Thursday, 26 May 2022
Electricity pylons with a sunset in the background
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by Joshua Robinson

Return of the buying group

The volatility in the energy market has forced us all to place much more consideration on the ways in which we look at electricity. NFU Energy paused its buying groups at the end of last year with suppliers unwilling to commit to prices for more than a few days and, at times, there being no prices