Six Nations rugby players generate enough power to cook over 800 pizzas

Just in – our latest research reveals that Six Nations Rugby players could power up to 46kWh through their energetic play during the course of the championship. Using some clever calculations and a little bit of brain power, we looked into what this power would equate to in relation to fans watching the game at […]

6 steps: What to do if your energy supplier goes out of business

The energy market is challenging and can be a turbulent place, especially for new or smaller suppliers. It’s unlikely that you will find yourself without an energy supplier out of the blue, but it can happen – so what next? Nobody likes unexpected change when running a business. The good news is that there is […]

Opus Energy supplies 1.5% of total UK energy consumption with 100% renewable energy

Opus Energy, has smashed a milestone by providing all its customers with 100% renewable electricity in the last reporting year. In 12 months, Opus Energy has provided over 340,000 business premises with over 4.4tWh of energy – enough to power the entirety of the UK for a whole working week – using just renewable sources. […]

WATCH: Opus Energy opens the Kinetic Café – check out the video

A few weeks ago, we announced our plans to walk a mile in the shoes of our customers. The idea for the Kinetic Café had been born: a pop-up juice bar to raise the energy levels of small business owners and be a hub for sharing business advice and networking. At Opus Energy, we power […]

76% of SME owners losing sleep over the state of their business, says new Opus Energy research

4 in 5 have sacrificed their personal life to make their company a success Holidays, personal time and pay are forfeited to ensure the business keeps going Younger generation 21% more likely to make sacrifices than their older counterparts Top reason for starting a business centred around control, but research shows it is at the […]

Opus Energy launches summer work experience programme

Opus Energy is a company built on its employees, which is why we put so much focus on our Early Careers efforts – from our apprenticeship scheme to our graduate programme, we really believe in investing in our people from day one. This summer, we were delighted to start recruiting for our first ever work […]

We’re going to walk a mile in your shoes

Running a small business takes energy. Not just electricity to power the business, but physical and mental energy; to get you out of bed at 5am, to work through the night, to go above and beyond to meet an order or fix an issue.

Opus Energy’s Head of Business Change named Utility Week Star of the Year

It’s undeniable that Opus Energy is a business built on its star employees, but for one team member especially, it’s been made official.

Heavyweight champions: Meet the world’s largest storage batteries

One of the biggest and most underappreciated challenges the renewable energy industry is facing is not the embracing of new technologies, nor the securing of funding, but how to keep hold of energy once it’s been generated. We can safely say that renewable energy sources are on the up: the UK’s government has committed to […]

Opus Energy and Small Business Grants: Get £5,000 to energise your SME

At Opus Energy, we are proud to announce that we are an official partner of Small Business Grants, a monthly cash competition awarding the UK’s brightest small business stars. Small Business Grants is completely free to enter: every month, one highly deserving small business gets a £5,000 lump sum grant, with no strings attached. To […]