Majority of businesses ‘don’t have formalised energy strategy in place’

Around 77% of firms believe a quarter of energy needs will be generated onsite by 2025

Businesses offered £20m for sustainable agriculture technologies

The competition will open on 20th August 2018

Only 9.5% of Yorkshire businesses are using solar panels

This is despite double this proportion of employees saying it would be a good idea

Big Six supplier npower fined £2.4m over advanced meter failings

Ofgem said it failed to install nearly 4,000 advanced meters for business customers by the April 2014 deadline

More than 45,000 businesses warned of EU energy efficiency fines

All large organisations must conduct energy audits by 5th December 2019

Welsh renewable community hub study awarded £16k

Project Dynamo will look into the creation of a network that will supply green energy to local businesses and communities

New tool to help businesses manage energy costs

It informs businesses if their equipment uses more energy than it should

UK businesses granted £8m for smart energy and transport tech

A total of 13 firms will share the funding to scale up and commercialise new technologies

UK businesses invited to monetise existing flexible energy assets

Western Power Distribution is opening up 18 new zones where it aims to procure demand side response services

UK SMEs granted £8.8m to trial innovative smart meter tech

A total of nine competition winners across the hospitality, retail and education sectors will explore new approaches to cut energy costs