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SMEs are still paying too much for their energy, CMA report finds

A CMA report that was released today has caused a stir in the media, as it highlights that householders have paid too much for their energy (£1.2bn) from the Big Six, while SMEs have paid around £500m too much in the last year. 181 more words

Business Energy

What are the barriers to improved energy efficiency?

Just 0.4% of eligible companies have filed for ESOS and many state energy efficiency is not enough of a priority for them to act. With rising energy costs, the opportunity for significant financial savings from energy efficiency measures and the potential for hefty fines for non-compliance with ESOS… 426 more words

Business Energy

One startup's big idea to boost the green revolution: lots of small financing

The British economist E.F. Schumacher in 1973 published Small Is Beautiful, a seminal, best-selling book that championed small-scale technologies that empower people. His ideas never caught on in a big way, but perhaps he was just ahead of his time. 526 more words

Finance

What is Energy Performance Contracting Anyway?

Energy Performance Contracting (EPC) is a turnkey service that provides Facility Owners with a comprehensive set of energy efficiency, renewable energy and distributed generation measures. EPC can also include guarantees that the savings produced by a project will be sufficient to finance the full cost of the project. 798 more words

Mar. 28 - Careers in Energy Finance Career Panel (Spring 2014)

The Careers in Energy Finance panel featured 4 recent SAIS graduates from OPIC, AES, World Bank, and Department of Energy. They spoke about their backgrounds and current jobs, and provided advice to current students interested in energy finance careers. 16 more words

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