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Net Zero Energy Businesses – Is it Even Possible?

Net Zero Energy Businesses – Is it Even Possible?

Around the world, countries, communities, companies and individuals are committing to climate change targets by reducing energy consumption and finding more climate-friendly ways to produce energy. One of the ways entities are working towards these targets is to...

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UK Businesses are Wasting £60m on Avoidable Energy Costs

UK Businesses are Wasting £60m on Avoidable Energy Costs

In uncertain economic times, businesses should be looking to save money wherever they can. Yet a new report from the think tank Green Alliance revealed that commercial properties in the UK are wasting energy amounting to £60m in unnecessary energy bills. The report...

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7 Surprisingly Simple Ways to Reduce Waste at the Office

7 Surprisingly Simple Ways to Reduce Waste at the Office

Having an effective business waste management plan is fast becoming an essential component of a comprehensive business strategy. The reasons for this are both financial and environmental. As the landfill capacity diminishes, the cost of waste disposal rises. In the...

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How to Choose the Best Business Waste Collection Service

How to Choose the Best Business Waste Collection Service

It’s your duty of care (and a legal requirement) to ensure that the waste your business creates is disposed of responsibly and ethically by a legal waste carrier. With a number of business waste service providers in the market, how do you go about choosing the right...

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Energy Market Review – January 2019

Energy Market Review – January 2019

Pricing Headlines for the Month Wholesale prices last month Over the last month, all gas and power contracts fell. Reduced demand over the Christmas period amplified price reductions owing to mild temperatures, oversupply in the gas system, and high levels of wind...

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The Top 5 Industries That Consume the Most Water

The Top 5 Industries That Consume the Most Water

We know that industrial water consumption places strain on the world’s limited water supply. In fact, the agricultural and industrial sectors account for approximately 90% of direct water withdrawals. Why should we care? The Water Resources Group, an arm of the World...

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How Hotels Can Reduce Water Consumption

How Hotels Can Reduce Water Consumption

Water scarcity is a recognised global problem, and the hospitality industry is under increasing pressure to reduce water consumption. The imperative for addressing water use is both moral and commercial. By taking steps to save water, hotels and other hospitality...

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Pros and Cons of Unsecured Business Loans in the UK

Pros and Cons of Unsecured Business Loans in the UK

When financing a start-up or small business, new business owners sometimes feel that the funding they need is out of reach if they don’t have the collateral to secure it. However, this isn’t always the case - unsecured business loans are an option for getting the...

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Smarter Business tees up new PGA Partnership

Smarter Business tees up new PGA Partnership

Smarter Business has announced a new partnership with The PGA, taking the success of Smarter Golf Energy (SGE) to greater heights by offering a more comprehensive suite of business-essential services. SGE was founded in 2018 with the aim of providing both PGA members...

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7 Ways Businesses Can Save Water at the Office

7 Ways Businesses Can Save Water at the Office

There are many ways that you can save water around your business premises. Your business’ water usage will depend on the nature and size of your business, but we’ve put together some universal checks and changes you can make to lower your consumption and reduce your...

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