The Energy Bulletin: In the news October 2016

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In energy news this October, the UK has seen many recommendations on ways to increase the prosperity of its renewable energy generation and offering. From dropping off an international energy league table, to the possibility of a future-changing Continue Reading

The Energy Bulletin: Regulations round-up October 2016

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  National Grid begin recovery of Black Start contract costs Black Start is the process used to recover costs from an event that results in the shutdown of parts (or all) of the transmission Continue Reading

New research says SMEs aren’t fazed by a post-Brexit world – download now

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How confident are you feeling about your business prospects, right now? And how about in two years’ time, when the UK will be living post-Brexit? Small businesses account for £1.8 trillion of Continue Reading

Opus Energy arrives in Cardiff

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As part of Opus Energy’s continuing expansion and development of our customer service and support offering, we’ve opened a new office in Cardiff, South Wales. The new office is already home to 20 Continue Reading

Angus, Ivor and Susan – meet Met Office’s new 2016 UK storm names

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What do Barbara, Oisín and Malcolm have in common? They’re all on the register for 2016’s most significant storms in the UK – in only the second year that the United Kingdom has been naming its Continue Reading

96% of Opus Energy’s electricity is renewable (and it didn’t cost customers a penny more)

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Opting to be powered by renewable energy can be costly, and you often have to choose a custom energy contract with a specialist supplier to get it. Unless you’re with Opus Energy, that is. Last Continue Reading

Opus Energy surges to #6 in Sunday Times Top Track 250

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Last year, we were thrilled to see Opus Energy move up 20 places to #19 in the 2015 Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250. However that pales in comparison to this year’s result, as the news has Continue Reading

The Energy Bulletin: In the news September 2016

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Autumn has arrived, and with it comes news that the first large-scale tidal energy farm is hitting the shores of the UK. Plus, news of the Hinkley Point power plant and critics of the National Grid Continue Reading

The Energy Bulletin: Regulations round-up September 2016

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Each month we cover the most important energy market regulation updates. This September, Ofgem announced a review of the transmission network charging arrangements for embedded generators - find out Continue Reading

Trash or treasure: energy sources straight from the bin

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If you’re on the hunt for the next great source of energy, you might not need to look any further than your own bin. Smart minds around the world have been looking at ways to turn our never-ending Continue Reading