Centrica buys California’s Vista Solar

The US company has so far delivered 40MW of projects to more than 160 customers

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

US manufacturing generated up to 13% power onsite

In 2016, the entire sector produced 110 million MWh of electricity, driven in part by tax incentives and state initiatives

Guest blog: James Graham – Why invest in onsite generation?

Companies are increasingly looking to take greater control of their energy future by generating their own power. Why? Because more and more businesses want to cut costs, improve security of supply and reduce their carbon footprint. That is evident in our new Energy Entrepreneurs 2015 Report which shows a 44% increase in the number of […]