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Insights: Energy Briefings

Local authorities struggle to pay energy bills, an ‘energy efficiency war’, EBDS for schools & more – Jan ’23 Horizon Scan

This month, the news is full of talk about the impact the energy crisis is having on local authorities. Facilities Management Journal says that more than two fifths of councils
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Energys December Horizon Scan: The Government has announced investment to shield schools from high energy bills and boost budgets

£500 million for energy efficiency upgrades in schools & colleges & more – Dec ’22 Horizon Scan

Big news for the education sector: The Government has announced investment to shield schools from high energy bills and boost budgets. £500 million for energy efficiency upgrades in schools and
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School leaders say it’s ‘energy bills vs essentials’ & more – Nov ’22 Horizon Scan

This month, we kick off with the news of reports that nine out of ten schools in England will have run out of money by the next school year, as the
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Energy Efficiency In Schools

Energy efficiency in schools is a ‘national emergency’ – Headteachers share their worries in the media

Rising energy bills could force schools to face tough decisions: pay energy bills or teachers? This month, our energy horizon scan is focused on the ‘elephant in the room’ that
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New PM Energy Measures

Energys September Horizon Scan: New measures for business; tariffs in flux – & more

New PM acts on energy In the first week of what proved to be a very challenging start to her new role, UK Prime Minister Liz Truss announced a package
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In this month's Energys July Horizon Scan we take a look at UK energy efficiency trends, our £3.5M clean air fund - & more...

The Energys July Horizon Scan: UK energy efficiency trends, £3.5M clean air fund – & more

This month we’re kicking off with the news that the UK Energy Security Bill is set to become law. The Government says new measures to propel the UK’s transition to
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We cover an interesting survey of 50 local authority decision makers – with 7 in 10 UK councils struggling with net zero transition...

Energys Horizon Scan: UK councils struggle with Net Zero, energy efficiency confusion, PSDS & more…

7 in 10 UK councils struggling to finance their Net Zero transition This month, we’re covering an interesting report of survey of 50 local authority decision makers – which found
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We put energy in schools under the spotlight. Following the release of a school leaders’ union NAHT survey, there's a lot to review...

The Energys May Horizon Scan: Energy in schools goes under the spotlight

This month, it’s the education sector on our mind. School leaders’ union NAHT have released the results of a survey of its members on the rising energy costs. The survey,
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Energys Spring Horizon Scan: UK energy crisis continues - Energy efficiency is a powerful instrument for secure clean energy transitions

Energys Spring Horizon Scan: UK energy crisis continues – but efficiency is the answer

Global, EU, UK energy in flux The conflict in Ukraine is shining a bright light on the UK, and indeed the world’s reliance on Russian fossil fuels. Similarly with Covid,
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£500m DfE Energy Efficiency Fund

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