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Drax buys Opus Energy – Financial Times
Power station owner Drax has bought business energy supplier Opus Energy for £340m. The move is part of Drax’s shift away from coal. The company will also invest £18.5m into gas generation projects.
The Government has announced that that low carbon batteries will be used in the national grid for the first time. Batteries will be used to balance energy demands fluctuations and are seen as an important step towards a greener energy mix.
Latin America set to become a leader in alternative energy – The Economist
Latin America is a world leader in renewable energy, with Costa Rica running solely on renewable energy and Uruguay not far behind. This fascinating article looks at why Latin America is such a powerhouse when it comes to green energy.
Google will be powered solely by renewable energy in 2017 – The Guardian
Google has stated that their decision is a business decision, asl well as an ethical one. Whilst the company cited concerns over climate change they also stated that renewable energy sources are increasingly the cheaper option. Google first announced their goal in 2012, meaning the shift to renewables has taken five years.
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"Very easy. Bea Luseni very efficient & knowledgeable."This review was posted by Alan Duffy on the 31st of March 2017
Super helpful and easy to work with
"Recommend this company in a heartbeat - Nicole Borneuf was super easy to talk to, was not pushy in the slightest, very helpful and replied with all my questions very professionally and did all she could to help. I had to deal with a few companies to sort my business energy out, all but Nicole were too pushy for my liking and I refused to follow through with them. Thank Nicole - you are a credit to your company, thank you for making the stressful energy change so easy."This review was posted by Mia Drew on the 29th of March 2017
An Extremely Competent Company
"Switch my business has not only helped my SME secure a good energy deal for the second year running but Jessica swiftly found a alternative supplier for me when I was let down on the day of switching by the new contractual provider I had chosen some 4 months previously. Being suddenly out of contract and without provider is everyone's energy nightmare. Greatest thanks."This review was posted by S McMillan on the 29th of March 2017
Helpful, friendly and we saved lots of money!
"Jessica Purnell was helpful and friendly, she made the whole process easy and simple AND we saved lots of money thanks Jess"This review was posted by Melanie Baker on the 23rd of March 2017
Quick & Easy
"Kabibi was very helpful and the whole process was very efficient. The one small reservation I had was that I was phoned up by Kabibi almost immediately having received my online quote - which wasn't enough time for me to finish reading the quotes! Fortunately she was able to assist me in a greater savings on both Gas & Electricity, and so as long as the switchover is seamless I will remain very happy with the service."This review was posted by Amanda Brown on the 21st of March 2017