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Commercial Energy Audits from Ignite

Ignite is dedicated to helping large multi-site businesses identify areas of energy wastage across their estate. We use a proactive data-driven approach to energy management, providing energy managers, site colleagues and other key team members with the kind of insights that make a genuine difference. We are currently able to offer eligible companies* a free […]

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Super-deduction & Building Management Systems: an amazing opportunity for proactive energy management

In March 2021, Rishi Sunak announced Super-deduction measures as part of his budget. This new tax policy means that businesses can deduct 130% of their tax bill on capital expenditure on things such as plant, machinery and efficiency work. Most significantly the installation of Building Management Systems (BMS) is eligible for this Super-deduction tax break. […]

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How Ignite’s end-to-end energy management can help you survive & thrive in challenging times

UK businesses face considerable uncertainty right now. Challenges have multiplied: with businesses having to adapt due to the pandemic, navigate the repercussions of Brexit, embark on digital transformation to compete with disruptive companies and attempt to meet ambitious sustainability goals.  In the midst of economic turmoil, it is important to take back control where you […]

Corporate Power Purchase Agreement

5 Reasons why your business should consider a CPPA in 2021

Corporate Power Purchase Agreements (CPPA) are rising in popularity for large businesses across the UK. But what exactly are they? And how can they benefit your business in 2021 and beyond? In this article, we’ll highlight everything you need to know about CPPAs, including how they work, the options available, and how they can help […]

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Why independence & transparency matter when it comes to corporate energy procurement

Ignite Energy have a unique approach to energy procurement. We deliver significant value to your business by taking an active, independent and transparent approach to your procurement. For too long energy procurement has been seen as a complex and opaque world. Ignite are the antithesis of this – you can trust us to manage your […]

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Becoming net zero as a business – the journey towards carbon neutrality

Many businesses are prioritising sustainability and moving towards a greener future. Recently, there have been more conversations around carbon neutrality, with a particular focus on organisations achieving ‘net zero’ status. Industry task groups have been formed, government bodies and scientists are coming together all in pursuit of carbon neutrality.  It is clear that as a […]

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Ignite Energy launch energy saving project scheme with no upfront capital costs for businesses

In these unprecedented times, many large multi-site businesses are being forced to radically adapt to the situation as it unfolds. As well as dealing with the short term impact of COVID-19, businesses need to look ahead at ways to facilitate their post-pandemic recovery.  One of the challenges many of these businesses will face coming out […]

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New Look – 100% Green

Using energy from renewable sources is becoming increasingly important for both businesses and the environment. Tackling climate change is possibly the biggest challenge of our time and businesses play a key part in reducing our impact on the environment as they are often high energy users. For organisations, renewable energy offers a number of benefits […]

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Energy cost control for businesses shutting their stores due to Covid-19

Many retailers and other “non-essential” businesses have closed doors due to Covid-19. In these difficult times, cost control becomes a major priority. It’s more important than ever for businesses to take control of their energy and cut costs to help them weather this storm. At Ignite Energy, we can help. We know that many businesses […]

ISO 9001 accreditation for Ignite Energy

Ignite Energy receive ISO 9001 Accreditation

At Ignite Energy, maintaining the quality of the service we provide is vitally important to us as an organisation. It is at the heart of everything we do: from our relationships with our clients to the services and projects we deliver. This emphasis on quality means we are constantly looking at ways to improve and […]