Utility Trade Group, Meet the Team - Darren Humphries

Following on from our introduction to Megan Spiezick last week, this week we'd like to introduce you to Darren Humphries.   Describe your job in three words. Very interesting, hectic and never boring! How long have you been with…

Microbusiness Energy Market – Are You Paying Too Much?

The Microbusiness energy market is worth up to £3.5 billion at present, but several smaller firms are facing augmented issues, which has led to Ofgem launching a review. The regulator is concerned that these businesses are struggling to engage…

The Future is GREEN for Businesses

More and more companies based in the UK and internationally are calling on the EU to prioritise tackling climate change, which continues to be an ever growing problem. This includes the likes of popular supermarket IKEA, who want to see a decarbonisation…

Moving Towards Electric Vehicles

With most of us having driven petrol or diesel vehicles for the majority (if not, all) of our driving lives, the thought of transitioning to driving an EV could feel somewhat daunting. The thought of a large number of changes to driving style…

Change is Coming

According to the British Government, their new energy efficiency scheme for small businesses could help them save up to £2.5bn per year. They have launched a Call for Evidence, in which they have claimed that improving energy efficiency…

Utility Trade Group, Meet the Team – Megan Spiezick

As Utility Trade Group continues its growth through the course of 2019, we thought it would be useful to introduce a different member of the team on regular occasions over the next couple of months. This week, we start with Megan Spiezick.   Describe…

The Importance & Rapid Rise of Renewable Energy

2018 was a fundamental year in the growth of renewable energy. It saw the largest annual increase in global renewable generation capacity ever, so much so that new solar photovoltaic capacity grew at a greater rate than coal, nuclear and natural…

How EV Charging Points Could Benefit Your Business

Electric vehicles are becoming ever more popular on Britain’s roads. Since the Government have set out their plans for a greener Britain, demand for such products has risen. Their initiatives have sought to increase the sales for electric…
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Utility Trade Group Highly Commended as Regional Solar PV Installer & Contractor

The Energy Efficiency Awards are hosted in recognition of substantial contribution to the energy industry. Those recognised are companies whose business ethos is to provide sustainable energy that protects our environment. It is with…

Our Managed Services

Did you know we do more than procure you the best prices available to reduce your bills? At Utility Trade Group, our account managers remember at all times that we are working for you and not the utility suppliers. Our buying power in…

Energy Costs Directly Impact Your Bottom Line

Total world energy consumption is expected to rise 28% by 2040. Add in rising fuel costs, and the future of traditional energy supply looks very expensive. Additionally, prices for grid electricity are unpredictable and can vary widely from…

UTILITY TRADE GROUP NOMINATED FOR THREE AWARDS

We’ve got some great news here at Utility Trade Group, as we’re pleased to announce that we’ve been shortlisted for 3 categories in the Regional Energy Efficiency Awards. The awards will be held on 15th March, at the Radisson Blu Hotel,…

HOW LED CAN SAVE YOU MONEY

Lighting accounts for 20% of all the energy consumption in the UK, which means it also accounts for a significant chunk of energy bills. Indeed, it can rise to up to 40% of a building’s electricity bill, meaning any way to make that lighting…
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GROUP RESTRUCTURE ANNOUNCEMENT

You may have noticed a slight change in the name that you’re used to. You’ve known us as Utility Trade for the last 9 years or so - but we’ve grown and we’re now Utility Trade Group. Don’t worry – we’re still the same people.…
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TOP FIVE FREE TIPS TO SAVE ENERGY COSTS

The energy industry saw two significant price rises in 2018 alone, so we’ve compiled five must-see ways to reduce your energy costs.   Free Energy Audit Utility Trade Group are offering a free energy audit, which is the best…