Total appoints new I&C director

Mark Rose will be responsible for sales to industrial and commercial (I&C) customers and the public sector

Shell plans to enter UK power market

Shell Energy Europe has announced plans to enter the UK power market. It has applied for a licence to supply electricity to industrial and commercial businesses in Britain. The oil giant plans to start signing them up now to start providing them with power early next year. Jonathan McCloy, General Manager North West Europe at […]

Industrial gas prices shrank a tenth in spring 2014

Cheaper wholesale gas has seen the gap between UK power and gas prices shrivel in 2014. The shrinking wedge appears clear from recent statistics released by the Department of Energy and Climate Change. The average cost of gas was 12.6% lower in April to June 2014 than the same year before. Meanwhile average electricity prices for […]

Tackling the energy trilemma a ‘tough challenge’

It is a “tough challenge” to tackle the nation’s energy trilemma of providing security of supply, reducing carbon emissions and energy costs, according to the Managing Director of DONG Energy Sales UK. Mike Hogg (pictured) told ELN people need to understand that the UK does face an energy trilemma. He added: “Whichever position you approach […]

EIC "delighted" to sponsor Energy Live 2013

Energy consultancy EIC is “delighted” to be one of the supporting sponsors of the EL2013 conference taking place next month. The second annual conference organised by ELN, Energy Live 2013 will look at ‘Using Less and Building More’ in the sector, boasting an excellent line-up of speakers including Energy Secretary Ed Davey. EIC won awards […]

DONG Energy Sales to sell power to industrial energy users

DONG Energy Sales UK is branching out from gas supply to sell power to big industrial energy users, it announced today. After mooting the idea last summer, DONG Energy Sales has finally brought out the new dual fuel tariff to tempt customers in the UK’s industrial and commercial (I&C) market. Formerly owned by Shell under […]

Energy consultancies on ‘level 10’ over TELCA win

Energy consultancies said they were delighted at winning the first-ever Energy Live Consultancy Awards held last Thursday. A total of eight winners took home awards in 12 different categories, including both the I&C and SME sectors. Schneider Electric Professional Services who accepted the I&C Consultancy of the Year award as well as the Best said […]

TELCA judges make final decision for Best Consultancy of the Year

The entries flooded in, the votes were cast and now it’s finally done – the TELCA judges have made their final decision on the winner of Best Consultancy of the Year for I&C and SME energy customers. The top independent judging panel met to sift through the shortlisted entries and tussle over who they felt […]

Consultants fill businesses’ energy managing ‘knowledge gap’

There’s some “great work” going on in the consultancy sector helping businesses fill a gaping “knowledge gap” according to energy supplier npower, which is the lead sponsor of exciting new awards programme The Energy Live Consultancy Awards (TELCAs). Chris Billing, Head of Indirect Sales for npower’s Industrial and Commercial Markets division said: “Many businesses simply […]

Opus Energy ‘thrilled’ with innovative consultancy entries

The Energy Live Consultancy Awards shortlist was announced last week and the industry reaction to it has been overwhelmingly positive. The I&C Most Innovative Consultancy is sponsored by Opus Energy. Reacting to the shortlist, Steve James (pictured), Director of Corporate Solutions at the company said: “We’re thrilled with the fantastic response to the Industrial & […]