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  • Victory at the Energy Awards......again!
  • 08 December 2017
  • We are delighted to announce our Managing Director Richard Murphy has been awarded Energy Champion of the Year at the 2017 Energy Awards. This is another huge achievement for Richard and TEC after winning the Energy Buying Team of the Year at the 2016 awards.

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  • Green Gown Awards 2017 - Winners announced!
  • 04 December 2017
  • Colleges and universities alike won big at the prestigious Green Gown Awards held on Wednesday 15th November. Organised by the Environmental Association for Universities and Colleges (EAUC), the ceremony was held at Manchester’s magical The Monastery.

    Showing institutions are not bound by their size when it comes to exceptional  initiatives, winners ranged from Borders College to University of Cambridge, and projects were as diverse as climate change music albums to the UK's first heat system that runs on sewage. 
     

     

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  • Market reset or chip paper?
  • 27 October 2017
  • TECs Chair Jo Butlin discusses the Cost of Energy Review.

    On Wednesday this week, Dieter Helm’s government sponsored Cost of Energy review was published. It is a very good document....

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  • National Grid Winter Outlook
  • 27 October 2017
  • National Grid has published its winter outlook for the period October 2017 to March 2018. This annual report gives an update on security of, in particular, electricity supply and forecast peak demand.

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  • Water, water everywhere but....
  • 18 September 2017
  • The world’s largest competitive water market is officially open. We collaborated to provide an OJEU compliant framework that is available to members. Our advice, however is to hold off from competing your water and waste supplies until the market irons out a few teething issues and the suppliers systems can consistently meet member’s requirements.

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  • We’ve been shortlisted again….
  • 15 September 2017
  • We are delighted to share our good news with you – we’ve been nominated for a second year running at the 2017 Energy Awards, this time in the category of ‘Energy Champion of the Year’.

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  • Follow up on British Gas Price Increase
  • 10 August 2017
  • So in response to the recent British Gas price rises, the Government has engaged Dr Dieter Helm, a prominent energy specialist, to carry out a review of the reasons behind the domestic price increases.

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  • British Gas Increase Prices
  • 02 August 2017
  • So British Gas received significant negative publicity in response to the news that they were the last of the big suppliers to increase their domestic electricity charges, effective from September.

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  • Biofuels made from waste are the business
  • 17 July 2017
  • Biofuels have a role to play in meeting the UK’s commitments to climate change mitigation, especially so-called second generation biofuels made from wastes and by-products of other sectors, according to a major new review of the sustainability pros and cons of biofuels by the Royal Academy of Engineering.

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  • Electricity for an Efficient and Decarbonised Europe
  • 26 June 2017
  • Avere, EURELECTRIC, the European Copper Institute, the European Heat Pump Association, SolarPower Europe and WindEurope have joined forces to launch the Electrification Alliance, calling for electricity to be recognised as the key energy carrier for an efficient and decarbonised European future.  

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