NEWS AND ARTICLES

Are you being mis-sold your Energy Contracts?

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of Energy Procurement Emblazoned across the wall of one energy broker’s telesales floor are the words “Another day, another mug”. The sentiment says it all. Which is why I must admit to being ashamed of the sector in which I work. Ashamed but not apologetic, because for the past 10 years the team Read the Rest…

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How Can Schools Reduce Their Carbon Footprint?

Could you take on the Carbon Challenge? It’s no secret that School budgets are getting tighter and Business Managers and Bursars are finding themselves in a juggling act between increasing financial pressure to save the pennies and increasing moral pressure to save the planet. But is it possible to do both? Well, here at Powerful Allies we are always looking Read the Rest…

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Are You Ready to Turn Down the Heat?

Are you worried about the rising cost of Winter fuel bills in your School or Business? As the weather turns colder and the leaves begin to fall, our thoughts turn to the winter ahead and the inevitable rising amounts on our fuel bills. The cost of energy starts to rise as demand increases, with the days getting shorter, nights getting Read the Rest…

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Are You Still in The Dark When It Comes to Best Lighting Practices?

Below we take a look at how to make the lighting in Schools more efficient, but you can apply many of these measures to your business too. It’s no lie that lighting makes up a large proportion of your energy bill so identifying ways to reduce this will help keep your budget safe and your School or Business eco-friendly. So, Read the Rest…

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Top 9 Energy Jargon Busters

Are you finding Energy confusing? Here’s our Top 9 Energy Jargon Busters! Energy can be confusing at the best of times, but knowledge is power! As part of our Powerful Allies ethos, we are committed to making things easy and transparent, leaving you free to give your energy to the more important aspects of work life. If you get your Read the Rest…

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