Guest Blog: Jo Butlin – Is opportunity for energy buyers and renewable generators lost?

When opportunity knocks, so the saying goes, you’d be unwise to ignore the rap on the door. Unfortunately under one of the Government’s new electricity market schemes the opportunity to hook up energy end users directly with renewable generators could well be lost. With forward energy prices likely to continue being volatile through this decade […]

Energy Buyers vs. Energy Brokers

How much bang for the buck are you getting as an energy buyer? This week Ofgem closes the comments deadline for a new set of third party intermediary (TPI) standards and we want to get the debate going ahead of an ‘Energy buyers vs. Energy brokers’ seminar we are looking to stage at this year’s Energy […]

Advantage energy buyers – reserve your place at Talk Power 2012 on 25 April

With a reputation as “the Wimbledon of energy conferences”, EDF Energy’s Talk Power conference is an important diary event for energy buyers and managers in businesses using large amounts of energy. We’re pleased to announce that Energy Live News readers that fit that profile can now reserve a seat to hear from some of the […]

Green energy gets snub from major energy users

Green energy sources have taken a blow after a survey of major energy users found that more than half had no plans to buy green energy. The survey of over 50 major UK and European energy buyers with a collective annual energy spend of up to €20 million suggests that renewable energy has a long […]