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Week five findings from the National Smart Meter Challenge: the Energy Makeover

Week five findings from the National Smart Meter Challenge: the Energy Makeover

15 October 2014

Categories:
Smart Metering

This week was the final challenge before the families are left to go it alone with their smart meters for five weeks to see how they progress without any additional advice or challenges to complete. The families were asked to give each room in their home a ‘five minute energy makeover’ based on everything they have learnt so far from the challenge.

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Renting families’ health at risk due to unsafe homes

Renting families’ health at risk due to unsafe homes

15 October 2014

Categories:
Homes

British Gas partner Shelter calls for a ban on landlords being able to evict tenants for complaining about conditions

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Plymouth homes set to become some of the most energy efficient in the UK with a £4.2million makeover

Plymouth homes set to become some of the most energy efficient in the UK with a 4.2million makeover

14 October 2014

Categories:
Energy Company Obligation
Energy efficiency

British Gas, Plymouth City Council (PPC) and Plymouth Energy Community (PEC) join forces to provide solid wall insulation to homes across Plymouth.

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SPEECH: Ian Peters speaks at Utility Week Congress - competition and innovation in the energy market

SPEECH: Ian Peters speaks at Utility Week Congress - competition and innovation in the energy market

14 October 2014

Categories:
Innovation

Good morning, and thank you to Utility Week for inviting me to speak today.

I’m here to talk about competition and innovation – there are few issues of such importance to my business. I’m going to make the case that competition and innovation are interlinked. They drive each other.

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