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UK Set To Implement Market-wide Half-Hourly Settlement For SME’s

The UK has set a world-leading target of reaching Net Zero by 2050. To fulfil this, the government has outlined an ambitious plan to create a fairer and more environmentally friendly electricity system. A crucial aspect of this plan is the implementation of Market-wide Half-Hourly Settlement, which plays a vital role in providing the flexibility needed for the transition to Net Zero. In this article, we explore the meaning of Market-wide Half-Hourly Settlement, its benefits, and how it impacts your business.

Market-wide Half Hourly Settlement (MHHS) Explained

The introduction of Market-wide Half-Hourly Settlement (MHHS) marks a notable change in the UK’s energy sector. To help navigate this transformative shift, explore our FAQs where we provide insights into how MHHS will reshape the energy landscape. Discover how businesses can optimise their energy usage and potentially benefit from more accurate billing practices. Stay ahead of the curve with clear, expert answers to ensure you’re prepared for the future of energy in the UK.

Empowering Women in Utilities: Our Commitment to Diversity and ‘Smartest Balance’

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SmartestEnergy Business is leading the charge in promoting diversity and inclusion within the utilities sector. From sponsoring the Women in Utilities Awards to actively participating in mentoring programmes, we’re dedicated to empowering women like never before. Our commitment goes beyond just support—we’re taking actionable steps to make a lasting impact. Learn how our ‘Smartest Balance’ initiative is shaping a more inclusive future for all, where everyone can thrive.

The Carbon Trust Accreditation: Empowering Businesses Towards a Greener Future

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At SmartestEnergy Business, sustainability isn’t just a goal; it’s a commitment to a better future. Our The Carbon Trust Accreditation underscores our dedication to environmental responsibility, offering unrivaled transparency of our renewable products. Learn more about The Carbon Trust and how this partnership benefits your business by promoting sustainability and responsible business practices. By aligning with The Carbon Trust, we demonstrate our ongoing commitment to reducing carbon emissions and fostering a greener planet.

Empowering Growth: SmartestEnergy Business and Marubeni Corporation Leading the Charge for Change

In a rapidly evolving landscape, SmartestEnergy Business has been driving positive change in the UK energy market for over 15 years. We facilitate connections between generators and customers, foster market acceleration, and promote greener energy initiatives. This article delves into our growth plans and the robust support from our parent company, Marubeni, highlighting our efforts to guide customers, generators, and partners towards achieving net zero and creating a fairer, more sustainable energy system.

Step-by-Step Guide to Conducting a Business Energy Audit

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Regardless of the size of your business, conducting an energy audit can significantly benefit your operations. An energy audit involves a thorough examination of your business’s energy consumption patterns and helps identify areas where energy is being used inefficiently. By identifying areas for improvement an energy audit could help reduce costs, improve energy efficiency, and enhance your business’s overall sustainability.

Help and advice if you’re worried about your bills

It’s not easy running a business in this economic climate, and now that the EBDS (Energy Bill Discount Scheme) has come to end, there is little to no support from the government. We’re here to help our customers in any way we can. If you’re struggling to afford your business electricity and/or gas bills, please read the advice in this article. In some cases it may even provide a lifeline for your business. Thereafter, get in touch with us as soon as possible to discuss the options available to you.

Climate Action Project – Solar Power in Morocco

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In a world increasingly impacted by climate change, the Ouarzazate solar power station shines as a beacon of hope for a sustainable future. This groundbreaking project not only addresses the urgent need for renewable energy but provides numerous co-benefits, including job creation and enhanced healthcare access. In this article, we’ll explore the energy landscape of Morocco, uncovering its pressing challenges and highlighting the significance of initiatives such as the Ouarzazate solar power station.

Energy payment methods for your business

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When navigating business energy suppliers, choosing the best payment method and contract type is essential for every small business owner. Let’s face it, managing your energy payments should be convenient and hassle-free. You ideally want to choose a payment method that suits your business energy usage, and one that is aligned to your budgeting and cashflow demands.

We’re always looking for ways to provide additional support to our customers, so in this article we’ll take a look at some of the different payment methods and how they might benefit your business energy service.

Staying Vigilant Against Scam Calls

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In today’s interconnected world, businesses face a variety of threats, one of the most deceptive being scam phone calls and phishing attacks. These fraudulent tactics aim to extract sensitive information, risking data security. In this important article we offer practical advice on how to protect your business against scam phone calls, using phishing tactics to extract information.