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Be flexible with your flexibility – 3 new ways to make Demand Side Response work better for your business
23.05.2019

Be flexible with your flexibility – 3 new ways to make Demand Side Response work better for your business

With more businesses looking to become sustainable with their energy, the opportunities offered by Demand Side Response (DSR) products are changing. We look at ...

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21.05.2019

Weekly Energy Report - Strongest week for solar generation this year

Stay in touch with week-by-week changes in the energy market: read the Haven Power market report. Here’s our analysis of the past 7 days, ...

What drives the price of electricity? | Haven Power
16.05.2019

What drives the price of electricity?

The wholesale price of electricity depends on several factors, including the: price of the raw materials / commodities used in its production exchange rates ...

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14.05.2019

Weekly Energy Report - UK sets new 1-week, coal-free record

For a weekly update on changes in the UK energy market, read the Haven Power market report. Here’s what happened over the last 7 ...

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13.05.2019

Energising Edgbaston - Case Study

Background The home of Warwickshire County Cricket Club since 1886 and a Test Match venue since 1902, Edgbaston is one of England’s best-known cricket ...

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09.05.2019

Eccentric Energy: Unlocked cells to set decarbonisation free

The electricity industry – as well as governments, academics and climate-change activists – see power storage using batteries (or cells) as a key to ...

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08.05.2019

Weekly Energy Report - Wider fuels commodities weaken UK power curve

Stay updated on weekly changes in the energy market with the Haven Power market report. Here’s a summary of the last 7 days, starting ...

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02.05.2019

What’s new in renewable electricity?

Innovations in technology are making it easier to generate renewable electricity. This post looks at new products that could make a real difference to ...

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30.04.2019

Weekly Energy Report - Day-ahead at lowest level for a year

Stay updated on weekly changes in the energy market with the Haven Power market report. Here’s a summary of the last 7 days, starting ...

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25.04.2019

What are the Triads, why are they important and can they be predicted?

We consider why peak demands for electricity during the most recent Triad periods fell to their lowest level since 1995. We also look at ...

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24.04.2019

Weekly Energy Report - UK sets new ‘coal-free’ record

For your weekly update on energy market changes, read the Haven Power market report. Here’s what happened over the last 8 days, starting Monday ...

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18.04.2019

Walking the electricity system tightrope

When electricity demand increases – during cold weather, for example – businesses want to be sure they’re able to get the energy they need. ...

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16.04.2019

Weekly Energy Report - Carbon soars to a new 10-year high

The Haven Power market report brings you up-to-date on weekly changes in the energy market. Here’s what happened over the last 7 days, starting ...

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12.04.2019

What's the climate change levy?

On 1 April 2019, the Climate Change Levy (CCL) - a tax on energy usage designed to encourage users to improve energy efficiency - ...

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11.04.2019

Eccentric Energy: Food… glorious food?

Not-for-profit social enterprise Food AWARE estimates that 18 million tonnes of food go into UK landfill sites every year. Producers and the supply chain, ...

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09.04.2019

Weekly Energy Report - Gas movements see bulls return

Track the weekly changes in the energy market with the Haven Power market report, starting with this analysis of the 7 days since Monday ...

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05.04.2019

Haven Power cuts carbon emissions by 171 tonnes in 2018

Weight equivalent to 127 BMW i3 electric cars In 2018, Ipswich-based business electricity supplier Haven Power reduced its carbon emissions significantly, compared to 2017, ...

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04.04.2019

3 possible impacts of a ‘no-deal’ Brexit on UK energy security – and 2 ways to reduce the risk

With the revised European Union (EU) Brexit deadline looming, we look at three potential impacts of a ‘no-deal’ on UK energy security. We also ...

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02.04.2019

Weekly Energy Report - Solar generation hits 2019 high

Stay in touch with week-by-week changes in the energy market: read the Haven Power market report. Here’s our analysis of the past 7 days, ...

How will Brexit affect electricity interconnectors
29.03.2019

How will Brexit affect the electricity interconnectors – and what’s the likely impact on your business?

As uncertainty around Brexit continues, UK businesses are still unclear about the risks associated with numerous unknowns. For example, what’s the likely impact on ...

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26.03.2019

Weekly Energy Report - Renewables force system prices down

To find out about the UK energy market, read the Haven Power market report. Here’s what happened over the last 7 days, starting Monday ...

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21.03.2019

4 ways that onsite renewables could help your business post-Brexit

Whatever the eventual outcome of Brexit, energy market volatility could still affect your business. With this in mind, we explore how you can take ...

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20.03.2019

Haven Power supports St Elizabeth Hospice’s ‘Elmer’s Big Parade Suffolk’ fundraiser

Ipswich-based business electricity supplier Haven Power is delighted to announce its participation in ‘Elmer’s Big Parade Suffolk’ taking place from June to September 2019.

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19.03.2019

Energy Market Report - Prices fall as bears reign near and far

The Haven Power market report updates you on the week-by-week changes in the energy market. Here’s what happened over the last 7 days, starting ...

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14.03.2019

How will Brexit affect your business energy? Get certainty in an uncertain world.

As the deadline for leaving the EU approaches, we consider the implications for business energy, and show how fixing your third-party electricity costs could ...

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13.03.2019

Haven Power leads the way with sustainability in Suffolk

Haven Power has installed almost 500 square metres of solar panels at its premises on Ransomes Europark, Ipswich. The panels, which can produce enough ...

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12.03.2019

Energy Market Report - Renewable generation is strong again

For your update on weekly changes in the energy market, read the Haven Power market report. Here’s what happened over the last 7 days, ...

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08.03.2019

INFOGRAPHIC: 8 trends revolutionising the energy market

Are you ready for a new era in energy? Following the popularity of our recent ‘Future of energy’ white paper, we’ve put together a ...

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05.03.2019

Energy Market Report - Strong gains on curve as bull returns

Get your weekly update on energy market changes by reading the Haven Power market report. Here’s what happened over the last 7 days, starting ...

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05.03.2019

Eccentric Energy: The drive towards a better environment

For March 2019's Eccentric Energy blog, we’re looking at the relationship between vehicles (or their manufacturers) and the environment - from Nottingham to Barcelona ...

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04.03.2019

The future of energy: 5 key changes and how to benefit from them

The energy landscape is changing – and your business can benefit. Cornwall Insight’s report identifies 5 transformations with the potential to help you save ...

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28.02.2019

The future of energy: 6 new ways to help your business benefit from changing technology

To discover more about the changing energy market, download our free white paper. In the last of our series about the future of energy, ...

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26.02.2019

Weekly Energy Report - Solar up as carbon forces curve down

For your update on weekly changes in the energy market, read the Haven Power market report. Here’s what happened over the last 7 days, ...

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25.02.2019

Haven Power opens its doors to local career (and world) changers

When you’re already a leading employer in the Ipswich area, with a 400-strong workforce, what’s the plan for your continued growth? One answer is ...

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21.02.2019

The future of energy: How innovation can help your business optimise its electricity

To discover more about the changing energy market, download our free white paper. As the world of business energy changes, companies will face new ...

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19.02.2019

Weekly Energy Report - Renewables push gas/coal prices down

For your update on weekly changes in the energy market, read the Haven Power market report. Here’s our summary of the last 7 days, ...

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14.02.2019

The future of energy: How to reduce the impact of market volatility

To discover more about the changing energy market, download our free white paper. What’s going to happen to business energy costs over the next ...

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12.02.2019

Weekly Energy Report - UK power ladders up, then snakes down

To get up-to-date on weekly changes in the energy market, read the Haven Power market report. Here’s what happened over the last 7 days, ...

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08.02.2019

Haven Power to support local and national charities during 2019

Ipswich-based business electricity supplier Haven Power today announces its support throughout 2019 for local cause Eden-Rose Coppice Trust and Mind, the national mental health ...

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07.02.2019

The future of energy: How 8 disruptive changes may affect your business

To discover more about the changing energy market, download our free white paper. Recently, Haven Power commissioned energy experts Cornwall Insight to assess how ...

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06.02.2019

Weekly Energy Report - UK Power Curve Driven Down

For an update on the weekly changes in the energy market, read the Haven Power market report. Here’s what happened over the last 7 ...

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31.01.2019

Eccentric Energy - Plastic fantastic?

To follow up on our May 2018 blog about the merits of plastic power, this month’s Eccentric Energy firstly looks at replacing plastic packaging ...

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29.01.2019

New GridBeyond and Haven Power partnership to help businesses be more sustainable

Businesses can save money on their energy bills, enhance their sustainability, boost profitability and operational integrity to support the grid in smarter ways, thanks ...

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29.01.2019

Weekly Energy Report - UK Power Curve Pushed Down

For an up-to-date view on weekly changes in the energy market, see the Haven Power market report. Here’s what happened over the last 7 ...

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24.01.2019

The electricity market - and its effect on energy prices

Understand how the wholesale electricity market works, its effect on energy prices, and the revenue opportunities it offers to businesses.

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22.01.2019

Weekly Energy Report - Cold weather influences UK curve

For an update on weekly changes in the energy market, read the Haven Power market report. Here’s what happened over the last 7 days, ...

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21.01.2019

5 ways to save your business energy

As it's Big Energy Saving Week, this is a great time to consider how your business can save energy and money. Here are 5 ...

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18.01.2019

3 ways to make money from your power

Businesses across the UK are reaping the benefits of Power Purchase Agreements (PPA). We examine three options that have proved popular with Haven Power’s ...

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15.01.2019

Connecting you quickly and easily

If you’re moving in to a business premises and require a new meter, you’ve got a million and one things to do. Setting up ...

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15.01.2019

Weekly Energy Report - UK power curve lacks direction

The Haven Power market report updates you on the energy market’s weekly changes. Here’s what happened in the 7 days starting 7th January: UK ...

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10.01.2019

How to understand your business electricity bill

We understand that electricity bills can be a little confusing, especially if you’re seeing one for the first time. But they’re easy to understand ...

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19.12.2018

Considering electric vehicles? Here’s a useful ‘Top 10’ Q&A…

Haven Power’s Electric Vehicle (EV) Project Manager, Adam Hall, answers 10 key questions about EVs. With the Government committed to banning all sales of ...

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18.12.2018

Weekly Energy Report - Threat of cold snap looms

The Haven Power market report brings you up-to-date on weekly changes in the energy market. Here’s what happened over the last 7 days, starting ...

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18.12.2018

Loving local businesses

Haven Power has recently signed up Suffolk Strength Academy to its first renewable electricity deal. In December Karl Brown, Energy Consultant at Haven Power ...

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13.12.2018

Yeo Valley to boost sustainability drive

Yeo Valley is a privately-owned food company based in Somerset, UK. Run by the Mead family, whose history of farming in the county stretches ...

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12.12.2018

Weekly Energy Report - UK Power curve weakens

The Haven Power market report brings you up-to-date on weekly changes in the energy market. Here’s what happened over the last 7 days, starting ...

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06.12.2018

Self-gen: Our Top 10

With more changes to Feed in Tariffs on the way, some businesses are questioning whether self-generation can still deliver worthwhile benefits. This uncertainty is ...

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05.12.2018

Volunteering variety adds value

To mark International Volunteer Day, we’re talking about Haven Power’s community engagement programme. While we have a history of charitable giving and fundraising, we ...

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04.12.2018

Warwickshire CCC agrees Haven Power partnership

Warwickshire CCC agrees Haven Power partnership to help realise sustainability goals Warwickshire County Cricket Club has struck a deal with Haven Power, bringing the ...

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04.12.2018

Weekly Energy Report - Wind generation fluctuates

The Haven Power market report is your weekly update on the UK energy market. Here’s a summary of the last 7 days, starting 26th ...

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29.11.2018

Eccentric Energy: Animal Power

This month, the new David Attenborough TV series “Dynasties” and food retailer Iceland’s controversial advert about palm oil deforestation destroying orangutan habitats have hit ...

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28.11.2018

Weekly Energy Report - Brent crude oil plummets

For a summary of weekly changes in the energy market, read Haven Power’s market report. Here’s what happened over the last 7 days, starting ...

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22.11.2018

EcoAct independently verifies renewable energy from Haven Power

Independent sustainability consultancy EcoAct has verified Haven Power’s renewable product offering and fuel mix disclosure calculations. Having this third-party endorsement strengthens the position of ...

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21.11.2018

How can your public sector organisation achieve its sustainability targets?

As a public sector organisation, all of your activities - including any relating to sustainability - are open to scrutiny and criticism. While this ...

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20.11.2018

Weekly Energy Report - Brexit uncertainty increases UK prices

For an update on changes in the energy market over the previous week, read our Haven Power market report. Here’s a summary of the ...

Triad Season
15.11.2018

Warning! Warning! The Triads are coming…

Between now and the end of February 2019, there’ll definitely be three ‘Triads’. These are the half-hourly settlement periods of highest demand in Great ...

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13.11.2018

Weekly Energy Report - Naval collision impacts UK prices

To stay updated on energy market changes each week, read Haven Power’s market report. Here’s a summary of the last 7 days, starting 5th ...

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08.11.2018

Stand out - with sustainability

Standing out in the marketplace is a challenge for any business. Today, we look at how organisations are using sustainability to differentiate their brands.

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06.11.2018

Weekly Energy Report - Brexit uncertainty pressures UK curve

To keep up-to-date with weekly changes in the energy market, see the Haven Power market report. Here’s a summary of the last 7 days, ...

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31.10.2018

How to read your electricity meter data

Why is reading your electricity meter regularly so worthwhile? And how should you do it? We asked Amy Cook from Haven Power’s Customer Operations ...

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30.10.2018

Weekly Energy Report - Fluctuating wind output drives UK power

To stay updated on energy market changes over the last 7 days, read the Haven Power market report. Here’s a summary of the week ...

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29.10.2018

Gas and carbon drive volatility on curve

The Haven Power market report keeps you up to date with energy market changes over the last 7 days. Here’s a summary of the ...

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25.10.2018

Haven Power installs one of the UK’s first new generation smart meters for business

Haven Power has completed its first installation of the new generation SMETS2 meter for businesses – marking the start of the supplier’s smart field ...

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24.10.2018

Here’s your “ABC” guide to TPCs

*Figures published September 2018. For many businesses, the world of third party costs (TPCs) is complex – and at times alarming. There’s uncertainty about ...

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22.10.2018

How can renewables boost the “Ethics-Factor” for your brand?

Ethical brands are among the most successful – and fastest-growing – in the UK. Here we examine how choosing renewable energy could help your ...

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18.10.2018

59% believe sustainability is key to a clean future

As Green GB week begins, new research from Haven Power reveals over 59% of utility decision makers believe sustainability is key to a clean ...

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16.10.2018

Smart is green

By Christopher Brown, Smart Metering Manager at Haven Power Turning on a bank of 10 halogen lights in the office uses about 900 watts. ...

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16.10.2018

Wind and solar generation up to 39%, while UK power curve loses value

The last 7 days of energy market changes are analysed in Haven Power’s weekly market report. Here’s a summary of the week starting 7th ...

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12.10.2018

Eccentric energy – Sustainability is “in” with the fashion industry

You may have seen recent news reports about the clothing industry’s detrimental impact on the environment. Writing to Britain’s top 10 fashion retailers, Parliament’s ...

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10.10.2018

Haven Power’s community initiative makes awards shortlist

Utility Week has announced Haven Power as one of eight companies shortlisted for its “Community Initiative of the Year” award 2018, with the ceremony ...

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08.10.2018

Pumped storage hydro comes to the rescue

Want to stay up to date with energy market changes over the last 7 days? Read the Haven Power market report. Here’s a summary ...

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02.10.2018

Winter contract expires at 10-year high despite losses

Stay updated on energy market changes over the last 7 days with Haven Power’s market report. Here’s a summary of the week starting 24th ...

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27.09.2018

How can you reduce your electricity costs?

With volatile energy markets as well as inflation and interest rates on the rise, businesses are looking for ways to reduce their overheads. Here ...

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26.09.2018

4 great reasons to review the energy market, week by week

Even if you don’t watch the energy market closely, you probably know that prices have – generally – been rising this year. Naturally, this ...

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25.09.2018

High winds, negative system prices

See how the UK energy market changed over the last 7 days, with this week’s Haven Power market report. Here’s a summary of the ...

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20.09.2018

Haven Power shortlisted as energy supplier of the year for the third year running

Leading Ipswich based business electricity supplier Haven Power has been shortlisted for supplier of the year at the prestigious Energy Awards 2018. The ceremony, ...

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20.09.2018

Is it time to fix your business energy?

With energy market volatility continuing, could now be the right time for your business to fix energy prices?

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19.09.2018

Carbon causes price crash, while renewables rise to 40%

Stay updated on energy market changes over the last 7 days with Haven Power’s market report. Here’s a summary of the week starting 10th ...

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13.09.2018

7 ways to get financial support for sustainability

Becoming more energy efficient can save your business money on bills and boost your reputation. However, our recent research revealed that 24% of utility ...

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12.09.2018

Carbon price surge drags up the UK power curve

Stay updated on energy market changes over the last 7 days with Haven Power’s market report. Here’s a summary of the week starting 3rd ...

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06.09.2018

Changes to Third Party Costs: Interim Levy Rate decreases

The Low Carbon Contracts Company (LCCC) notified suppliers about the Interim Levy Rate (ILR) adjustment figures for Q3 (July to September) 2018 on 24th ...

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05.09.2018

Through the eyes of a Haven Power volunteer

For 2018, Haven Power employees have chosen Eden-Rose Coppice Trust as their ‘Charity of the Year’ for the second year running. As well as ...

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05.09.2018

How can renewables power your business’ resilience?

Resilience is a growing concern for businesses in the UK. When it comes to energy resilience, the two factors to consider are your ability ...

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04.09.2018

UK power prices finally drop

Stay updated on energy market changes over the last 7 days with Haven Power’s market report. UK seasonal power prices finally dropped on 30th ...

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29.08.2018

Why sustainability should be part of your purpose

Increasingly, the most successful businesses are driven by a purpose, putting sustainability at the heart of that purpose, and enjoying multiple benefits. Here’s why.

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29.08.2018

Winter 18 and Euro-carbon hit 10-year high as UK power prices climb

Interested in energy market changes over the last 7 days? The Haven Power market report keeps you up to date. Here’s a summary of ...

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23.08.2018

How can sustainability help future proof your business?

With more of the world’s leading businesses using sustainable measures to future-proof their organisation, is it time for you to follow suit?

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22.08.2018

Power prices drop as renewables rise

The Haven Power market report gives you updates on energy market changes over the last 7 days. Here’s a summary of the week starting ...

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16.08.2018

Eccentric Energy: Something in the air tonight

Our most recent Eccentric Energy blogs have related to the elements - specifically, the sun and sea - so this month is all about ...

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15.08.2018

Temperatures cool as UK power curve heats up

Stay updated on energy market changes over the last 7 days with Haven Power’s market report. Increased renewable output and lower temperatures improved supply ...