TELCA 2021 Winners: Best Business Solution – Innovation

ista Energy Solutions won the TELCA Best Business Solution – Innovation at this year’s ceremony which was hosted at the IET at Savoy Place

TELCA 2021 Winners: Best Customer Service – SME

Indigo Swan was the winner in the TELCA category Best Customer Service – SME

TELCA 2021 Winners: Do The Right Thing

Business Energy Direct picked up the TELCA in the category Do The Right Thing

UK Export Finance appoints renewables specialist for northern England

She will support energy companies in securing finance for export contracts and connecting them to green projects overseas

Backbilling by NI energy companies limited to 13 months

Suppliers are required to ensure they receive accurate meter readings throughout the year rather than bills being based on estimated readings under the new rules, which come into effect from 1st October

Vodafone and Landis+Gyr team up for smart meters and green grid using IoT

The partnership will allow Landis+Gyr customers to connect their smart meters and smart grid applications to more than 400 networks in 180 countries more quickly and easily

More than half of energy firms ‘challenged by IoT connectivity’

  More than half of energy companies lack the connectivity to fully exploit the Internet of Things (IoT). New research suggests an “overwhelming majority” of energy firms are in the process of developing or deploying IoT solutions but are being prevented from realising the full benefits of improving efficiency and increasing profitability. IoT technologies allow […]

Europe’s energy firms must “rethink” business model

Europe’s energy companies can’t afford to ignore the fundamental changes to how people get power and gas, says the boss of the World Energy Council. His comments suggest large, centralised energy companies can no longer rest on their laurels and assume they will always succeed, in the face of new renewable energy sources much closer to homes […]

Bills more likely to come down says npower boss

Energy bills are more likely to come down this winter, the boss of energy company npower has suggested. In an interview with ELN he also poured scorn on the Labour party’s plans for a price freeze if it wins the next election, citing the “difficulties” it creates. The recent trend of suppliers bumping up their prices […]

Ovo Energy: Big Six are best filibusters in the business

The Big Six energy companies are the “best filibusters in the business”, the Managing Director of Ovo Energy said. Stephen Fitzpatrick (pictured, right) made the accusation when the big UK energy players and small suppliers – Ovo Energy and Co-operative Energy – appeared before a panel of MPs yesterday. They were grilled by the Energy […]