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TCR - what does it mean for business energy?

It has come to our attention that there are several energy brokers out there who are suggesting the Targeted Charging Review (TCR) will lead to an increase in energy costs of 25% for UK businesses.

Net zero and manufacturing

UK manufacturing accounts for approximately 60% of carbon emissions and, with this in mind, many large manufacturers are committing to net zero targets and looking at immediate ways to reduce emissions.

Public Sector Decarbonisation Scheme

On 30th September, the Government announced £1 billion worth of funding in a bid to stimulate innovation, create green jobs and address the climate challenge. The funding scheme is called the Public Sector Decarbonisation Scheme (PSDS).

Control Energy Costs supports manufacturing sector

Control Energy Costs is holding a series of webinars to support the manufacturing sector during November.

Carbon offsetting

As businesses look to be more sustainable and head towards being carbon neutral or even carbon negative, we thought we would investigate carbon offsetting: what it is, how you can go about it and why you should consider it.

Open letter to Ofgem

On the 2nd September, our Managing Director, Phil Ager wrote an open letter to Ofgem and Jonathan Brearley expressing concern with the general lack of protection for all businesses (not just micro businesses) that get caught out by unscrupulous energy brokers who hoodwink customers into providing an authority letter allowing them to accept supply contracts on their behalf - so called level 2 authority letters.