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  • We're Hiring! - Data Support Analyst
  • 15 April 2019
  • Based at our offices at our modern offices in Longbridge; this is an opportunity to join a highly professional team delivering energy procurement and management solutions to our membership of public sector bodies, predominantly in the Education sector. This role is critical to the continued success of TEC in meeting the demands of our membership in managing their estate assets from the perspective of cost, consumption and carbon. Please Note: We are not accepting agency submitted C.V's at this time.

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  • Freeze on Fees!
  • 03 April 2019
  • We're excited to announce that we're initiating a freeze on all Commissions, Membership Fees and Charges until at least 2021.

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  • BREXIT - Do you have a Crystal Ball?
  • 20 February 2019
  • We issued our last BREXIT update late last year and not much has changed until we know for certain whether it's a good, bad or no deal. However, if you're a procurement professional working in Higher Education and find yourself being questioned about BREXIT? HEPA are running a free event with excellent guest speakers.

     

     

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  • UK wind generation hits new record
  • 12 February 2019
  • Some good news for renewable energy, Friday 8th February broke the previous record which showed wind generate 15.3GW of energy compared to 15GW generated in December. Renewable energy continues to grow!

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  • Another great year to be part of TEC!
  • 14 January 2019
  • Our winter newsletter is now available. In this edition, we cover a review of the year (2018), welcome New Members into the TEC family, ask for members support, discuss one of the benefits of being a TEC member in more detail and provide an update on Brexit and the EU ETS Carbon Scheme. Follow this link 

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  • Merry Christmas & Happy New Year
  • 21 December 2018
  • We would like to wish all of our Members a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New YearWe would like to wish all of our Members a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

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  • Big Cracks Emerging in Energy Retail
  • 21 November 2018
  • Fantastic article featured by the Energyst from our chair...

    Energy suppliers face a cocktail of risk and the cracks are starting to appear in the business models of both large and small firms. There is a significant chance that more will soon go bust or withdraw from the market, says Jo Butlin.

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  • Triad Warnings
  • 13 November 2018
  • Please note from today, Wednesday 13th November we will only be posting notifications for a medium or high Triad Warning.

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  • Deal or No deal, TEC talks Brexit
  • 10 October 2018
  • As we move towards the final Brexit scenario, many of our members are asking what the impact will be on the UK energy markets in general and for their institutions.

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  • Confirmed guest speakers don't miss out!
  • 01 October 2018
  • We are excited to announce we have guest speakers for all four autumn workshops. They include fellow University institutions and highly regarded guest speakers from the energy industry.

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  • Energy price cap to save households £75, Ofgem says
  • 06 September 2018
  • At a time when wholesale energy prices are at a 3 year high, the long awaited domestic price cap for Standard Variable Tariffs (SVT) is finally set at £1,136 based on an average household using 3,100 kWh of electricity and 12,000 kWh of gas per year.

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  • British Gas pays £2.65m over invalid fees and charges
  • 06 September 2018
  • As the dust of multiple rounds of domestic energy price increases settles, the Government now looks to set its price cap for standard variable tariffs against a background of the highest wholesale energy prices for more than three years.

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  • SSE/Npower merger provisionally cleared after in-depth review
  • 05 September 2018
  • So the Big 6 become the Big 5, at least in the domestic market for now...The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has announced that it has provisionally found that the proposed merger between SSE Retail (SSE) and Npower does not raise competition concerns.

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  • Our fully charged Autumn Workshops
  • 04 September 2018
  • The upcoming Autumn Workshops are to provide a broader understanding of the energy markets, energy bills, the services that TEC provide and how they can benefit your institution.

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  • VAT Relief for Universities
  • 09 May 2018
  • When we receive a VAT declaration for a customer claiming ‘charitable non-business’ we always require detail on the funding. For universities this could be government or local council funding.

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  • TEC continue with winning streak!
  • 30 April 2018
  • We are delighted to announce we have achieved the ISO9001:2015 award. ISO 9001 is an internationally recognised standard that specifies the criteria for a quality management system within a company. This standard is based on a number of quality management principles including a strong customer focus, the motivation and leadership of top management and a process approach to continual improvement. Using ISO 9001:2015 helps ensure that our members get consistent, good quality products and services.

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  • How green are you?
  • 30 April 2018
  • In a world where precious fossil fuels are extracted, including shale gas in North Dakota, crude oil in the Upper Niger Delta and coal from open-cast mines in China so large that they are visible from space, no energy business can do this without damage to the environment.

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