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John Lewis Partnership: a new Ignite Energy procurement and bureau partner

We’re extremely pleased to announce Ignite have been selected as the new energy procurement and bureau partner for the John Lewis Partnership. We’re looking forward to working with the team at the John Lewis Partnership to help them realise their energy goals. We feel this is an excellent match, with both companies holding strong relationships and […]

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Ignite Energy turns 10 years old

Ignite Energy is 10 years old today! We’ve been on an incredible journey over the last decade, and this year has been our biggest and most successful yet. So today, we celebrate the business that has become a market leader in energy management for large businesses across the UK and beyond.  Since Ignite Energy began […]

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Renewable Energy Procurement for Businesses

Are you interested in using renewable energy to power your business? With sustainability becoming increasingly important to reduce our impact on the environment and climate change, businesses are searching for ways to reduce their emissions and carbon footprint. Businesses and organisations across a wide range of sectors are now switching to using energy from renewable sources. […]

Aerofoil refrigeration: Energy savings for retail fridges

Aerofoil refrigeration: Energy savings for retail fridges

Ignite Energy has partnered with leading high street WH Smith and travel retailer SSP to fit new energy efficiency technology to their display fridges in more than 500 stores. In adopting Aerofoil Energy’s market-leading fridge shelf-edge technology (SET), WH Smith and SSP both stand to make significant energy and carbon emissions savings. They will also […]

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ESOS compliance phase 2: Are you ready?

Ignite Energy has helped many UK businesses comply with ESOS phase 1. Are you ready for phase 2? In this guide, we set out industry expert level ESOS guidance that will help you through the process of becoming ESOS phase 2 compliant. ESOS definition: what is ESOS? ESOS (Energy Saving Opportunity Scheme) is legislation created […]

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How energy management can help charities to save money

Are you a charity looking to save money on operating costs? Is your charitable organisation struggling to survive in the face of growing competition and a tough financial climate? Energy is one of the biggest financial costs that charities incur annually. Ignite Energy could help you drastically reduce your energy spend. Saving on high utility […]

What Is The SECR and how will it affect your business? An Ignite Energy Guide

What is the SECR and how will it affect your business?

At Ignite Energy we help businesses all over the UK to save on their energy spend. We also help our clients to remain compliant with UK energy reporting laws. From April 2019, new Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting Regulations take effect. Read our SECR guide now to learn all about the new energy reporting regulations […]

We’ll be at EDIE Live 2018

Ignite Energy will be exhibiting at EDIE Live 2018 We’ll be exhibiting as part of the Edie Live conference at the Birmingham NEC on the 22nd and 23rd May, 2018. Through the lens of energy, resources, the built environment, mobility and business leadership, Edie Live is the UK’s only event which is tailor-made to fit […]

Changes to Excess Capacity Charges

April 2018 Excess Capacity Charges Rise Changes in tariffs from April 2018 mean that any Half Hourly consumption above agreed capacity will increase in cost significantly. For this reason, it’s now more important than ever to understand energy consumption across your estate and ensure that import capacity is correct on every site and avoid any unnecessary […]

One Year Until the End of CRC

Carbon Reduction Commitment to be replaced by Climate Change Levy April marks the final 12 months until the end of CRC. CRC was introduced to improve energy efficiency and reduce carbon emissions, the CRC (Carbon Reduction Commitment) is a government scheme that applies to organisations using more than 6,000 MWh of Half Hourly electricity per […]