Centrica’s smart home boss to step down

Claire Miles was appointed as Managing Director of Centrica Hive in January 2018

British Gas owner Centrica’s chief Iain Conn to step down

The announcement comes as Centrica reported a pre-tax loss of £446m in the first six months of 2019

Shell invests in blockchain-based community energy platform

LO3 Energy’s technology aims to overcome the challenge of integrating distributed energy resources into supply networks

Pioneering Local Energy Market trial in Cornwall

ELN’s Priyanka Shrestha visited Cornwall to find out more about the pioneering trial and what it means for the low carbon transition

Centrica and SSE on the road to zero emission fleets by 2030

The owner of British Gas operates the third largest fleet in the country and SSE the seventh largest

Green measures to heal NHS Trust’s energy costs by £800k a year

The Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust also expects to reduce carbon emissions by more than 2,200 tonnes a year

Centrica makes smart US energy acquisition in $37m deal

SmartWatt helps organisations boost their energy efficiency and indoor environments as well as reduce costs through upgrades

Job cuts
British Gas owner Centrica to cut 700 jobs

It is part of the energy giant’s previous announcement to reduce 4,000 jobs by the end of 2020

Centrica launches global EV offer with solar and storage

Businesses will be able to meet additional power demands of new charging points by generating, storing and managing their own electricity on site

Centrica
Centrica warns of ‘challenging’ start to the year

The energy giant said factors such as the default tariff cap, warm weather and falling natural gas prices have caused more difficult trading conditions than it hoped for