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    Business energy crisis could increase inequality in the UK

    A new paper from Cornwall Insight on mitigating the impacts of energy price hikes for businesses, has laid out the geographical disparities in the effects of the business energy crisis. Many of the industries set to be hit hardest, including manufacturing and heavy industry (Figure 1), play disproportionately important roles...

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    Smaller businesses could cut bills and their carbon footprint by teaming up to purchase their energy

    Data from Cornwall Insight, included in their insight paper ‘A corporates guide to decarbonising power’ has shown that small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) looking to save money on energy bills, and increase their use of renewable energy, could save money by purchasing their energy jointly with other SMEs through...

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    Supply for CPPAs is set to outstrip demand by 2022

    Supply for Corporate Power Purchasing Agreements (CPPAs) is expected to outstrip demand. This situation is likely to give companies seeking a CPPA more bargaining power according to research from Cornwall Insight’s latest insight paper, “Unlocking net zero strategies for business”, published in collaboration with Shoosmiths. The below graph shows that...