Nearly 11% of English households ‘were still in fuel poverty in 2017’

A new statistical release from the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy shows more than 2.5 million households were still affected

Renewable capacity swelled by 178GW in 2017

REN21 says clean power accounted for 70% of net additions to global power supply in 2017

Record 5.5m energy switches in 2017

A record 5.5 million customers switched electricity supplier in 2017. That’s according to the latest figures from Energy UK, which show this is a 15% increase on the 4,822,885 switches that took place the year before. More than 400,000 customers changed supplier in December alone and through the year, competition has intensified, with 28% of […]

BMW hits target to sell 100k EVs in 2017

BMW has hit its global target to sell 100,000 electric cars in 2017. This is up more than 60% from the 62,255 electric vehicles (EVs) the car manufacturer sold last year. To celebrate this milestone, the company’s headquarters in Munich has been illuminated to look like four upright-standing batteries. During the illumination, the company’s 100,000th […]

‘Extraordinary weather’ to make 2017 one of hottest years

This year has been forecast to be one of the three hottest years on record. The world has seen many high impact events in 2017, including catastrophic hurricanes and floods, heatwaves and drought, according to the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO). It found the average global temperature from January to September 2017 was round 1.1°C above […]

TELCA shines a light on energy consultants

  Watch some of the highlights from the fifth edition of the award-winning Energy Live Consultancy Awards (TELCA) at the Honorable Artillery Company in London.

TPIs play ‘huge role’ in energy industry

  Energy consultants play a “huge role” in the energy industry, helping customers get a fair deal. That’s the view of Mike Chessum, Sales Director, Energy & Services at British Gas Business, who spoke to ELN at The Energy Live Consultancy Awards (TELCA). The event, which attracted nearly 600 people, celebrated the best of the […]

Excitement mounts for #TELCA2017!

It’s finally here – the fifth edition of the award-winning Energy Live Consultancy Awards (TELCA)! Nearly 600 people are expected to attend the best event on the energy calendar tonight, the biggest to date! TELCA shines a light on TPIs and energy consultants in the country, recognising the best of the best in the industry. […]

Global oil supply fell in March

The world’s oil supply decreased by 230,000 barrels a day from February to March. That’s according to a new report from the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), which also shows March 2017’s output of 95.8 million barrels per day (mb/d) was still 220,000 barrels per day higher than the same period last year. Demand for OPEC crude in 2017 was revised […]

Only two weeks until TELCA deadline!

Only two weeks left until the deadline for The Energy Live Consultancy Awards (TELCA) 2017. This is the fifth edition of ELN’s prestigious awards, honouring the best of the best energy consultants and brokers in the UK. You can enter the #TELCA2017 awards – regardless how big or small your business is – and have […]