Tuesday, 20 November 2018
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by Ed Hardy

The seasons are changing; so should your climate settings

What can you do to ensure your greenhouse is winter ready and you don’t waste vital heat, energy and money? As the days become shorter and the temperature drops, it’s important to make sure your climate settings are correct.
Thursday, 15 November 2018
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by Tim Pratt

Capacity Market – payments suspended by the EU

A ruling made today by the General Court of the European Union today (15 November 2018) has resulted in payments to generators being stopped with immediate effect. Information available so far suggests that this is more likely to be a ‘pause’ rather than the end of the Capacity Market and a
Thursday, 15 November 2018
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by Jon Swain

Renewable Heat Incentive Audits – Frustrating and time consuming

But we can help! Ofgem is required by law to audit a proportion of RHI accredited systems annually to maintain compliance, these can be conducted entirely randomly or targeted to high-risk systems on the scheme. Regardless of why an audit is conducted, these can be a difficult and frustrating
Tuesday, 13 November 2018
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by Jenny Beynon

Being more energy efficient could save £400bn a year

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
Thursday, 08 November 2018
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by Jenny Beynon

Case Study: Helping MH Poskitt with their RHI and FiT accreditation

MH Poskitt became one of our Energy Account Managed customers after we helped them with their RHI and FiT accreditation. This meant that they can focus on their business while making the most from the output of their Anaerobic Digester and Combined Heat and Power plant.
Tuesday, 06 November 2018
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by Jenny Beynon

Getting out of the office

Through our NFU Energy Service, we help members buy, generate and save energy and getting out of the office to meet members in person is an invaluable exercise in finding out what energy challenges they are facing when it comes to running their business. So, Jon Swain and Amanda Cardall are going
Thursday, 01 November 2018
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by Max Knowles

TRIADs 2018… get them before they’re gone

With November now upon us, the TRIAD season for 2018-2019 has begun. This presents an important opportunity to take action to avoid expensive TRIAD charges, and for those with generation capabilities, to earn a respectable payment for exporting at the right times.
Tuesday, 30 October 2018
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by Jenni Elves

Coffee... the gift that keeps on giving

Many of us love a decent cup of coffee in the morning to get the day started and now for the first time scientists have turned coffee waste into electricity to help farmers in the developing world.  Whether it be ‘proper’ coffee (remind me to tell you about my new bean to cup machine!) or the ever-
Thursday, 25 October 2018
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by Elisa Evans

Case Study: Fullcircle Energy... getting a better price for their exported electricity

When Fullcircle Energy become one of our fully account managed customers we discovered that another broker had negotiated an export contract with a large commission. So we secured an alternative contract, which earnt them an extra £7,000 per year for their exported power.
Tuesday, 23 October 2018
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by Steve Leil

Don’t miss your CCL return deadlines

  For farmers and growers in the pig, poultry or horticulture sectors your climate agreement data must be submitted at the start of 2019.


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