UK ‘needs to protect against strikes on vital services’

The UK Government should consider amending trade union laws to protect the public from strikes on essential services, such as those provided by the energy sector. That’s according to Nicholas Finney OBE, Commissioner for the Independent Transport Commission, who says the most vulnerable are the most badly affected by strike action as they are less […]

Latest Jobs – Business Development Manager (Energy Services) – McLean Ross

London £50,000 – (£75k OTE) Our client are one of the leading Energy consultancies in the UK. As a multi awrd winning company, they provide sustainable and viable energy solutions that not only meet current energy requirements but also meet future energy demands. Recently they have made a large impact on the market and need […]

BP signs estimated £100m North Sea contract

Oil and gas company BP has agreed to a two year contract with services company Cape plc at an estimated value of £100million. Cape will provide BP with a range of services, including access, insulation, coating, passive fire protection and platform services on six North Sea assets and the Forties Pipeline Systems. The contract will secure […]

Job of the Week – Head of Energy Services Delivery – McLean Ross

The client is a rapid expanding energy consultancy, currently looking to recruit a Head of Energy Services Delivery to join their dynamic organisation. Candidates will have 7-10 years’ experience as an energy consultant in a consulting environment and will be responsible for leading a number of large, complex projects. Key Qualifications/Experience •Educated to degree level […]

Business Development Managers – Energy Services

The client, a well-known energy supplier, seeks several Business Development Managers to join their Energy Services team. These roles can be home or office based. The salary is up to £60,000 base (maximum) with a car allowance and up to a 15% bonus opportunity. After two years of impressive growth, they now seek to expand […]

90 large energy management firms in the “danger zone”

Energy management firms, beware – new research claims as many as a third of the UK’s largest companies in the sector are at risk of financial meltdown. Analysis of the UK’s biggest 290 energy management services firms suggests 90 of them could be forced out of business. These businesses are in the “danger” zone and […]

MITIE airs new energy managing contract with Sky

Energy services and outsourcing company MITIE today announced a new £100million contract with Sky, the UK’s largest entertainment and home communications company. The FTSE 250 firm will look after the news and television group’s facilities management (FM) and other energy managing services. From January 2013, MITIE will tend to Sky’s estate in the UK and […]

Energy world leader expands US footprint

Just months after global energy consultants M&C Energy Group opened their first US office in Atlanta, Georgia, it has moved quickly to expand its USA footprint and strengthen its market position with the acquisition of energy consultancy service Coleman Hines, headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona.The move will help M&C, world leader in energy consulting, risk management, […]

Energy consultancy Utilyx bought up for £15m by MITIE

The UK’s second largest energy services company MITIE has snapped up energy consultancy Utilyx for £15million, it was announced today. Formed in 2000, Utilyx works with major energy users such as Scottish Water, Iceland and McDonald’s, helping clients plan their energy use and energy buying as well as cope with rising energy costs. Ruby McGregor-Smith, […]