Topical news summaries and issues of interest from a next generation energy company.
Episode 20: Non-Commodity Costs April 2021
Strategic Account Manager, Mark Cox and Head of Pricing, Tom Putney reveal the changes I&C businesses can expect to see on their electricity bill over the next 3 years
Episode 19: Celebrating 20 years of SmartestEnergy with our longest PPA customer
SmartestEnergy’s Senior Business Development Manager, Matt Neve and Viridor’s Director of Power Portfolio Management, Mark Knights look back at a commercial partnership spanning nearly 20 years. They discuss how Viridor has grown and diversified with the changing energy market opportunities over the last two decades.
Episode 18: 12 Months of COVID-19 - Energy Markets Review
In this podcast, Head of SalesTrading, Fanos Shiamishis and Vice-President Sales, James Graham, take a look back at the impacts of the global pandemic on the UK’s energy industry. This episode analyses how markets have reacted to a series of lockdowns and offers an insight into future expectations as vaccine roll-outs continue.
Episode 17: Paving the way for businesses to start their net-zero journey
In this podcast hosted by Jonny Bairstow from Energy Live News, our Channel Development Manager, Sean Lanford, is joined by special guest, Craig Watson, co-founder of Birmingham Net Zero. They discuss the leading role of the energy sector in the transition to net-zero and share their thoughts on the best ways a business can get started on the road to net-zero, such as, setting meaningful decarbonisation targets, switching to 100% renewable energy and making a conscious effort to step up efficiency.
Episode 16: Supporting Businesses Transitioning to Net-Zero
Account Director at the Carbon Trust, Mark Reynolds and SmartestEnergy’s CEO, Robert Groves discuss the increasing momentum behind the UK’s drive to net-zero and the actions businesses can take to both set and meet meaningful targets.
Episode 15: Post-Subsidy Power Generation
Chief Technology Officer, Rob Pringle and Head of Renewable Origination, Rob Luke, discuss the factors affecting power generators in the post-subsidy world, and how new technology is playing it’s part in making these projects viable propositions.