‘Energy use is going to fall’ says ex-BG boss

Energy use is going to fall, says the former Head of Domestic Energy at British Gas. Stephen Beynon spoke to ELN at our Power Ride 1000K cycling challenge yesterday. He said the transition to a low carbon energy system is now in motion and will continue to develop over the next ten years. He told ELN that […]

Getting energy efficiency message to SMEs ‘a challenge’

The I&C sector is investing in energy efficiency measures but the challenge is getting that message across at the “smaller end”. That’s the view of Stephen Beynon, Managing Director at British Gas Business, who believes smaller firms “don’t really know what they can do”. “For a small business customer it’s finding the time and also […]

Suppliers can learn from telecoms says BGB boss

Energy suppliers can learn a lot from the telecoms sector, the managing director of British Gas Business has told ELN. In a frank and wide-ranging interview as part of ELN’s Talking Energy series, the 48-year-old revealed himself as an Arsenal fan. He also disclosed turning down a role as CEO at another company for the […]

Talking Energy with Stephen Beynon

ELN Editor Sumit Bose talks to Stephen Beynon, Managing Director of British Gas Business about the biggest issues facing some of the UK’s energy companies.

British Gas ends auto-rollover for business energy customers

British Gas has announced it will no longer sell products to business customers that automatically commit them to further fixed-term energy contracts. Existing customers who reach the end of their contract before June next year will be able to move to a non-rollover contract whilst products without auto-rollovers will be launched in September for new […]