New partnership to develop carbon-free energy storage tech for data centres

Lummus Technology and Energy Internet Corporation aim to provide long duration energy storage, using power from renewable energy sources

Business leaders join forces to launch net zero infrastructure taskforce

Two reports are expected to be launched during the COP26 climate change summit taking place in Glasgow later this year

Business deal
The Monarch Partnership buys EIC and T-Mac Technologies

The transaction will create a major utility consultancy, which will employ 250 people and boast combined revenues of £20 million

EVs ‘too expensive to tackle air pollution alone’

Electric vehicles (EVs) are too expensive to improve air quality alone in the short term. That’s according to a new report which suggests four other technologies should be deployed alongside EVs to tackle air pollution. It recommends replacing old diesel cars with the latest models when tougher emissions standards come into force in 2018 and retrofitting 10,000 […]

“We’re stunned” – two-time TELCA winner on Customer Service gong

Proud bosses at energy consultancy EIC were utterly “stunned” to win a TELCA for the second time. They were awarded the I&C Best Customer Service Award sponsored by GDF SUEZ UK at the exciting TELCA ceremony on Thursday. The expert judging panel was looking for clarity around how strategy, processes and people were focused on […]

Where’s the green strategy George?

Renewable energy backers and environmental businesses were scratching their heads today at the lack of green strategy in George Osborne’s 2014 Budget. The Chancellor devoted much of his speech to the Commons to a “Made in Britain” theme but little to environmental issues. Two issues came in for stick, the carbon price floor and the […]

Fears red tape purge could “scale back environmental ambition”

The Prime Minister’s target of scrapping or amending more than 3,000 environmental regulations has led to fears the Government may end up “scaling back” its environmental ambition. The Environmental Industries Commission (EIC) which represents hundreds of firms in the environmental technologies and services sector warned a billion-pound market was at risk. Matthew Farrow, the EIC’s […]

Mill and bakery slices fifth off energy budget with risk management

A large mill and bakery has sliced a fifth off its energy budget with a risk management strategy. Energy broker EIC said its client began a two year electricity supply contract starting in October 2013 and is getting 23% savings against its budget. Amy Chambers, Marketing Executive at EIC said: “Through our active Risk Management […]

EIC "delighted" to sponsor Energy Live 2013

Energy consultancy EIC is “delighted” to be one of the supporting sponsors of the EL2013 conference taking place next month. The second annual conference organised by ELN, Energy Live 2013 will look at ‘Using Less and Building More’ in the sector, boasting an excellent line-up of speakers including Energy Secretary Ed Davey. EIC won awards […]

Energy consultancy Utilitywise is hiring

Energy and water consultancy Utilitywise is now hiring for 150 new jobs at its South Shields HQ. The North East England-based firm has vacancies for energy consultants and team managers, as well as roles for French and German speakers to work with its continental clients. Claire Waterson, Director of People & HR at Utilitywise said: […]