Top Ten Energy Tips – Peak Time Transmission Costs

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Top Ten Energy Tips – 9 Power Down at Peak Time  Did you know that between the peak times of 4pm & 7pm the cost of getting your electricity to you is typically 14 times more than it costs during the rest of the day. Transmission costs between 4-7pm can cost over 8p compared to […]

Top Ten Energy Tips – Get Everyone Involved

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Top Ten Energy Tips – 8 Get everyone involved The cheapest way to start to make an impact on your energy bills is to get your staff and students involved. Creating hype around your energy efficiency goals and creating an environment where energy responsibility is expected is how you will save the most money. Part […]

Top Ten Energy Tips – Tip 7

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Top Ten Energy Tips – Tip 7 – Do you know how much extra your School is paying for your Gas and Electricity? In fact many don’t have the time to protectively check the a complex market before signing their next energy contracts. Many Schools  are unaware of the impending changes to the energy market […]

Top Ten Energy Tips for Schools – Tip 5

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Top Ten Energy Tips – Tip 5 – Do you know how much extra your School is paying for your Gas and Electricity? In fact many don’t have the time to proactively check the a complex market before signing their next energy contracts.  Many Schools  simply allow existing energy contract to roll-over onto a higher […]

Reducing energy cost of School server rooms

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School server rooms are one of the biggest uses of electricity in schools.     These rooms are normally full of ageing and inefficient servers and storage devices, switches and other core ICT equipment.  The rooms are normally cooled with air conditioning blowing cold air into the room but without mechanical extract….. sound familiar. There […]