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Energy efficiency is a measure of energy used for delivering a given service. Improving energy efficiency means getting more from the energy that we use. DECC - Energy Efficiency Strategy: 'The Energy Efficiency Opportunity in the UK'

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  • Announcements that the outages at the Statoil processing plant in Norway will continue until October, pushed short term prices up. Electricity managed to resist because of very high wind generation towards the end of the week, reducing reliance on gas fired power stations. Read More...
  • Our Team

    31-07-2017

    Our team The GrowSave project is delivered for HDC by FEC Energy - the UK’s leading horticultural energy consultancy. FEC Energy has extensive experience of working with growers to reduce energy costs. Key members of the FEC Energy team who regularly contribute to GrowSave are: Chris Plackett Chris has over 25 years' experience of consultancy and advisory work in energy saving for horticultural businesses. Read More...
  • There is a huge amount of interest in energy storage within UK agriculture and horticulture and how this may be of benefit to them financially, as well as in terms of their energy supply. Energy storage encompasses techniques such as hot water accumulator stores attached to traditional gas boilers or Combined Heat and Power (CHP) engines for CO2 enrichment, as well as biomass boilers for enabling efficient operation. Read More...
  • A pretty uneventful week overall with regard to price movements. Looking to the next few weeks, two Qatari LNG ships are expected any day which should depress day ahead gas into August. Continuing the international theme, coal prices in China have risen which, due to their vast consumption, could lead to gas climbing off the back of it. Read More...
  • Over the last couple of years, I have been involved with an Innovate UK (IUK) funded research project focusing on improving storage conditions for potatoes. The fundamental aim is to improve the evenness of airflow in potato stores, allowing anti-sprouting agents to be distributed more evenly across the crop. Read More...

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