Connecting to the internet has come a long way since the loud, clunky process of firing up the dial-up. And we’re no longer sat at a computer desk powering on a PC tower. Analyst firm Gartner says that by the end of 2017, there will be 8.4 billion ‘things’ connected to the internet – from […]
We’ve had a lot of exciting moments at Opus Energy over the last year – a new office in Cardiff, the announcement of a relocation for our Northampton offices, and being purchased by Drax Group – but that hasn’t slowed our employees down for a second. Over the last year, our teams have collectively raised […]
Energy Research Funding for innovative business projects Innovate UK (the UK’s innovation agency) has announced it will make a share of £13mn available to businesses for innovative projects that address the issues of cost, emissions and security of supply in the fifth round of Energy Catalyst funding. The fund is available to support both the […]
This month, we’ve seen huge news – a snap General Election scheduled for June – and some huge new milestones – record-breaking renewable energy generation and supplies. Read on to find out the top stories for the UK energy market for April 2017. General Election 2017: Energy bill cap ‘will hit consumers’ | BBC News […]
Electricity generated from algae? Heat harnessed from the depths of the Earth’s core? There’s more to renewable energy than wind turbines and solar panels – scroll down and discover the biggest and most intriguing sources of renewable energy.
This month, news of where spending will be dedicated was announced in the Spring Budget, and a new milestone was met for UK renewables. There was also news of a large-scale smart meter deadline being missed, and a new appointment to the Climate Change Committee– keep reading to discover the biggest energy market headlines from […]
Spring Budget 2017: Energy updates On the 8 March 2017 Chancellor Philip Hammond delivered the Government’s Spring Budget – the announcement included some key points for energy detailed below. Levy Control Framework (LCF) – it was anticipated that the Government would provide details of the LCF into the 2020s in the Spring Budget, however the […]
As of 6th March 2017, Opus Energy is delighted to announce the appointment of Nikki Flanders as new Chief Operating Officer. Nikki Flander’s role will involve overseeing the day-to-day running of the business, with a view to ensuring Opus Energy’s continued growth. In addition, Nikki will be responsible for seeing that our broad customer base, currently made up […]
When it comes to apprentices, the stats are pretty clear – they’re very good for business, and they’re very good for careers.
Project Nexus: non-effective days Xoserve provides a central service for the Gas Transporters in Britain and manages all of the key data associated with approximately 22 million gas supply points nationwide. An ageing system called UK Link currently underpins a number processes including settlement and meter registration. Project Nexus encompasses the replacement of this system […]