Voltage Optimisation

Is Voltage Optimisation (VO) right for your business?

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Material Matters and IU Energy Launch Successful Partnership

Material Matters and IU Energy Launch Successful Partnership

Material Matters, the UK’s only total solution for golf club product and service purchasing, has recently entered into a partnership with national award-winning energy reduction and energy procurement consultancy, IU Energy. MORE

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The questions you MUST ask your energy broker…

These are the questions you MUST ask your energy broker…and please do ask these very same questions of IU Energy. We are happy to answer all of them, now, on 01752 26 26 26 or info@iuenergy.co.uk. Q. Are you completely independent? Are you giving me the best market rates? A. Only an independent broker will show […] MORE

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Firm started in Plymouth basement flat is now the best in the UK

Plymouth Herald Article - 29th August 2019 MORE

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Job Alert – Part-time Finance Supervisor/Internal Accountant/Accounting Clerk

Job Alert – Part-time Finance Supervisor/Internal Accountant/Accounting Clerk 3 days p/w/22.5 hours £18-£25k pro-rata, negotiable Social events Friendly team 28 days annual leave pro-rata, including bank holidays 8.30am-5.00pm Mon-Fri The Company IU Energy is a multi-award-winning business that provides an energy management service to its B2B clients, including energy procurement, energy reduction solutions and renewables. We’ve […] MORE

TELCA UK Consultancy of the Year Award, 2018.

Mark Holt & Co., Congratulate IU Energy in the best possible way…

Our friends over at Mark Holt & Co, sent us their own unique ‘congratulations’ for winning the TELCA UK Consultancy of the Year Award, 2018. Never have I seen so much interest in a parcel, and as the person who opened the box, I was overwhelmed and trampled by colleagues. More information about our TELCA UK […] MORE

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Meet Henry!

Henry is unhappy with his energy bill… IU Energy is a consultancy with much differentiation from its competitors – the prizes we win are just one of the things that separates us. In selecting IU Energy for the prestigious TELCA ‘UK CONSULTANCY OF THE YEAR award, judges from blue chip companies and the Energy Institute cited the […] MORE

IU Energy appointed new Marketing Manager

IU Energy appoints new Marketing Manager

From April 2018 IU Energy appointed new Marketing Manager, Nigel Follett. Nigel is a highly experienced marketer with many years of business development, marketing and consultancy behind him. Additionally, he’s a volunteer Marketing and PR Trustee for rapidly growing local charity, Livewire Youth Music in Saltash, Cornwall. From time to time, he’s likely to be […] MORE

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Job Alert – Field Sales Executive – Award Winning IU Energy

Job Alert – Field Sales Executive – £17-20k basic + commission, £30-£40k uncapped OTE, pool car and share options Full industry specific training Social events Friendly team 28 days annual leave including bank holidays 8.30am-5.00pm Mon-Fri The Company IU Energy is a multi-award-winning business that provides an energy management service to its B2B clients, including […] MORE

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IU Energy has been named as the UK’s top consultancy at by a panel of independent experts at the Oscars of the energy sector – The TELCA Awards 2018. The company picked up the top prize after winning the South West regional title (for the second year in a row) and was subsequently named as ‘Consultancy […] MORE


Nurstead Court Goes Even Further Towards Sustainability

  Our Client, Nurstead Court on their renewable energy solution, which has been working extremely well for them for several years. It’s great to see them taking further steps towards sustainability and addressing single-use plastics. We’re very proud to have worked with this beautiful Family Run Country House, Wedding and, Events Venue In Kent. See […] MORE


Job Alert – Telesales Executive – Award Winning IU Energy

£17-20k basic + commission, £30-£35k OTE, pool car and share options Plymouth, Devon The Company IU Energy is a multi-award-winning business that provides an energy management service to its B2B clients, including energy procurement, energy reduction solutions and renewables. This is an exciting time for the company and you will be joining a dynamic, sociable […] MORE


Pub Group Energy Procurement

Pub Solutions are specialists in pub, club and hotel management and provide a full management solution to enable your business to realise its full potential. They have decades of experience and in depth knowledge in all aspects of pub management, from field management to back office services and are highly regarded for their integrity and […] MORE

Biomass Boiler Service and Maintenance

Biomass Boiler Service and Maintenance

Biomass Boiler Service and Maintenance. This is an example of where IU Energy was called in to fix several problems with a Biomass pellet boiler which had been previously installed, serviced and maintained by another company. Service and maintenance of both new and old installations is one of our key offerings, as is testified by […] MORE


St Luke’s Hospice, Plymouth. Men’s Day Out Update

We received this lovely message from St Luke’s Hospice Plymouth recently and thought we’d like to share it with you. ‘Thank you so much for taking part in the 5th Men’s Day Out!  Here at St Luke’s we really appreciate the hard work and dedication you have put into not only walking all those very […] MORE


Come and See Us at The Royal Cornwall Show 2018!

HOW MUCH IS YOUR BUSINESS ENERGY WASTAGE HITTING YOUR BOTTOM LINE? What better way to find out than by talking to our specialists? They’ll be delighted to see you. To discuss your own business energy challenges, contact IU Energy on 01752 26 26 26 or email info@iuenergy.co.uk . MORE


“We are always grateful to know IU Energy is looking after our electricity contracts …”

Reduced consumption, saving approximately £5,500 Per Annum MORE

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Why Should My Business be Interested in Electric Vehicles?

There are few more compelling reasons for Electric Vehicles and electric vehicle charging points (EVCPs) than how they positively impact your profitability, and with vehicle ranges rising ever rapidly, they’re a real alternative for low cost fleet management. Did you know that IU Energy is an OLEV accredited commercial installer for ‘EV Box’ electric vehicle […] MORE

Cleveland Guest House Torquay

Energy Cost Reduction for The Cleveland Guest House, Torquay

Cleveland Guest House Torquay. A really nice quote from a valued client talking about energy cost reduction– posted on The Bridge Group of Hotels private Facebook Page and sent to us by the writer. “Just renewed our energy contracts through IU Energy again. Excellent, personal service throughout the term of our last contract and no-one […] MORE

TELCA 2018 Awards

IU Energy Nominated for Two TELCA 2018 Awards

IU Energy is an award-winning energy wastage and cost reduction consultancy. In 2018 they have been nominated for two TELCA awards. MORE


IU Energy ‘does the double’ which includes Regional Energy Consultancy of the Year

IU Energy triumphed last night (Wednesday 14th March) at the South West Energy Efficiency Awards ceremony held at the Double Tree Hilton Hotel in Bristol. MORE


Get Involved! #MENSDAYOUT

We are delighted to announce for the fifth year running we’ll be powering the very popular ‘Men’s Day Out’ – all in aid of St Luke’s Hospice (Plymouth). This fantastic event has raised over £150k for St Luke’s Hospice, which is spent offering extremely valuable, end-of-life care for local people in their own homes. Registration […] MORE


Plymouth Argyle Sign IU Energy as Official Partner

Plymouth Argyle Football Club has appointed South West energy consultancy IU Energy as their official utilities partner following a competitive tender process. Newly promoted Argyle have signed a two-year deal which will enable IU Energy use its national buying power to improve the performance of the club’s spend on gas, electricity and water contracts. The […] MORE


Official! IU Energy named as best in the South West

South West-based Energy consultancy IU Energy has been named as ‘Regional Consultancy of the Year’ at a major awards ceremony in London last night. The company were singled out by a prestigious judging panel at the TELCA Awards 2017 – Energy Live News’ annual celebration of excellence in energy consultancy. The panel, which included senior […] MORE


IU Energy Highly Commended At Awards Ceremony

We at IU Energy are very proud in having been Highly Commended by the South West Energy Efficiency & Healthy Homes Awards 2017 in the Vulnerable Customer Support of the Year category. MORE


IU Energy shortlisted for multiple regional and national awards

South-West based energy consultancy IU Energy are celebrating after being shortlisted for two prestigious energy industry awards, two national and two regional, in a total of four different categories. The company has been named alongside other leading consultancies from across the UK for two TELCA Awards – industry authority Energy Live News’ annual celebration of […] MORE

Simon Chamberlain

An Inspirational Chairman

“Along with everybody who knew him, it was with terrible sadness that we learned of the sudden death of our Chairman Simon Chamberlain on Friday 17 March 2017. Our thoughts are with Helen, Charlotte, Henry and Olivia at this tragic time. Right from his first involvement with us in May 2012 through to a board […] MORE


Sign Up Your Workmates! #MENSDAYOUT

Fancy getting your workmates together for a laugh?   Look no further: Men’s Day Out 2017, all in aid of St Luke’s Hospice. A record-breaking 749 men took part last year, raising £60,000! The money raised is spent offering extremely valuable, end-of-life care for local people in their own homes. WHEN? Saturday 25th March 2017 THE EVENT ♦  Join men across Plymouth […] MORE


Commercial Properties: Meet Energy Standards, Or Get Fined, Says UK Gov

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Cut Your Business Water Costs

Water deregulation in England April 2017 MORE


Get Ready! St Luke’s Men’s Day Out Sat 25 March 2017

'Men's Day Out' - all in aid of St Luke’s Hospice (Plymouth). IU Energy are core sponsors for the 4th year. MORE


Continuing The Merger Celebrations

To share our enthusiasm for our company growth, we held a raffle to win an iPad after the event. MORE


We’re Hiring! Graduate Training Scheme

We are looking for a graduate to join our team at an exciting time when IU Energy are expanding. Apply by 13 Dec 2016. MORE


IU Energy Merger Celebration at Plymouth University

The Leader of Plymouth City Council and the Vice-Chair of Plymouth University joined us for the celebrations. MORE


You’re Invited: IU Energy Merger Celebration Event

Join us at Plymouth University to celebrate our company merger. MORE


Announcement: Merger Deal Creates New Integrated Power

"This deal will further differentiate us in a noisy energy market..." MORE


IU Energy Deliver Impressive 4000th Biomass Boiler Install

Innasol and IU Energy, together as part of successful a partner network, celebrate their 4000th biomass boiler installation, just as heating season goes into full swing! Innasol is the sole UK distributor of ETA biomass boilers, which is regarded as one of the most trusted premium technology brands in the market – one of many […] MORE


IU Energy speak at Santander Red Box event

Santander Red Box event was in Plymouth last week for a five-day (23rd-27th May) festival aimed at helping ambitious business owners and entrepreneurs. IU Energy along with partners Amer (Electrical and Mechanical Engineering) and Six Forward (Capital Allowance Specialists), delivered an introduction to simple steps targeting reduction in operational use and costs of energy. Central […] MORE


Missed the ESOS deadline?

If you haven’t complied with ESOS yet, the chances are you have either received a call from the Environment Agency or you are on their list. They want to know if you are in the process of completing your ESOS assessment and when you expect to be compliant.  Failure to do so could result in a […] MORE

Santander Breakthrough Festival Red Box Event 23-27 May 2016 Plymouth

The Santander Breakthrough Event: 23-27 May 2016

You're invited to our one-off free workshop! MORE


St Luke’s Men’s Day Out 2016: A Resounding Success

St Luke’s Hospice Plymouth hosted the male-only fundraising event, 'Mens Day Out', in late March raising an estimated £60,000. MORE


DECC guide to implementing ESOS

Read our summary of the 62 page guide here. MORE

Enhanced Capital Allowance

Understanding Enhanced Capital Allowance (ECA)

Read our helpful guide here. MORE


Being Green – It’s not all about Renewables

Find out more... MORE


St Luke’s Men’s Day Out 2016

A pint of lager and a chance to change people’s lives... Sat 19th March 2016 MORE


Finance Options for Schools

There is funding out there to help you finance energy efficiency projects. MORE

Succession Group Achieve ESOS Compliance - IU Energy

Case Study – Succession Group

The Environment Agency (EA) can impose the fines of up to £50,000 at any time for non-compliance. MORE


Did You Miss the 29th Jan 2016 ESOS Deadline?

What do if you have missed the ESOS Deadlines (5th December & 29th Jan discretionary waiver). MORE


Testimonials – Care Homes

Find out how we helped our clients in the care sector save money on their energy costs. MORE


COP21: What does this mean for businesses?

KEY POINTS: ♦  Deal has been agreed by all countries involved to curb global warming to less than 2°C ♦  Nearly 200 countries took part in 2 weeks of intense negotiations st COP21 ♦  The pact is the first to commit all countries to cut carbon emissions, which will come into being in 2020 KEY AGREEMENT […] MORE

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EA issues final warning regarding ESOS Deadline 29 Jan 2015

The Environment Agency (EA) has issued a reminder of the ESOS Deadline, warning of the risk of enforcement action (up to £50,000). MORE

Skilts School

Case Study – Skilts School

Residential school embraces energy-smart decisions with the help of energy management consultants, IU Energy. MORE



Businesses are being urged to act now to curb the financial implications brought by non-compliance. MORE


Case Study – Shimla Indian Takeaway

With the help of IU Energy, they were able to make £2000 worth of savings on both their gas and electricity accounts. MORE


Insights From Industry Leaders: Plessey Semiconductors

This is the first of our series titled "Insights from industry leaders" - we learn from Plessey Semiconductors (Engineering & Manufacturing) MORE


Will P272 affect your business?

The changes can be a great opportunity to improve how and when you use energy. MORE


Firms Facing Hefty Fines over ESOS

5-figure fines being risked by non-compliance for 5 December 2015 deadline MORE


Men’s Day Out 2016 – St Luke’s Hospice

Registration now open! For the third consecutive year, IU Energy are proud to be sponsoring Men's Day Out. MORE


Men’s Day Out 2016 – St Luke’s Hospice

On Saturday 19 March 2016, one of the largest Men’s events in Plymouth will commence! Register for St Luke's Hospice - Men's Day Out 2016. MORE


FREE Energy Health Check – Offer:

10 reasons to take a Free Energy Health Check. MORE


Feed-in-Tariff (FIT) payments to be cut by March 2016

FIT Tariff payments being cut from January 2016: Meaning that people are being urged to secure renewable technologies (supported by the FIT payments) before the deadline. MORE


IU Energy Support Local & National Charities

All at IU Energy have been working hard to support local and national charities. MORE


October 2015 Newsletter

News in the energy sector is never in short supply. From the results of the general election through to the scrapping of the Green Deal, it continues to be a noisy and ever changing environment. MORE


International Business Graduate joins IU Energy

We are delighted to announce that Plymouth University Graduate, Reece lopez, is joining our team here at IU Energy. MORE


FCA and ISO Approve Our Approach

We have recently being re-accredited with our ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 accreditations MORE


Business Administration Position

We are looking for an enthusiastic graduate to join the team. MORE


Client Testimonials

Testimonials given by Plymouth Argyle, Plymouth Chamber of Commerce, Foot Anstey, Quickstore, The Treasury Group and MORE


IU Energy interns are powering ahead

Plymouth University graduate interns Noreen Jefferies and Rebecca Cavanagh have now been employed permanently as graduate trainees with IU Energy. MORE


Environment Agency Issues Second ESOS Warning

The Environment Agency has issued a second letter to those who qualify for the government's mandatory ESOS scheme MORE


IU Energy shortlisted for national TELCA Energy Management Award

We are celebrating after being shortlisted for a prestigious national award for the second year running. MORE


New sales manager appointed

We are delighted to announce the recruitment of another senior level energy expert to our team. Former EDF Regional Sales Manager Jason Arfan has joined us as Sales Manager. MORE


IU Director steps down

The board has announced that on 1st May 2015 one of our founding directors, Joedy Lawrence, has left IU to follow other business interests. MORE


The May General Election 2015 – Where do parties stand on Energy & the Environment?

IU Energy take a look at policies relating to Energy and the Environment. The article also consults IU Energy's CEO, Duncan Banks, for his opinion on the situation and opportunities within the sector. MORE


Common Misconceptions – LED Lighting

LED lighting has come a long way in recent years. Here we run through the common misconceptions many of our clients initially held about LED lighting. MORE


ESOS – Are you compliant?

The Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme requires large enterprises to conduct mandatory energy audits every 4 years. MORE


Men’s Day Out 2015 Powers to Record Funds

We are so proud that Men's Day Out, powered by IU Energy, was a resounding success on Saturday 21 March - with over £60k raised for St Luke's Hospice in Plymouth. MORE


We’re hiring – again! Ambitious Sales Manager

Closing date for application is 31st March 2015. MORE


Men’s Day Out 2015 – Powered by IU Energy

St Luke’s Hospice Men’s Day Out is Plymouth’s largest ‘men only’ event, returning for a second year on Saturday 21 March 2015 at Plymouth Albion RFC. MORE


We’re hiring – again! Ambitious Business Administrator

Closing date for application is 30th April. MORE


Fix now as oil prices tumble

Duncan Banks, CEO at IU Energy looks at what the fall in world oil prices means for businesses MORE


Siemens Finance – Funding options increased for clients

We can now offer the Energy Efficiency Finance Scheme to our clients. Provided by The Carbon Trust and Siemens, the scheme has attractive options such as finance lease and lease purchase MORE


FCA and ISO Approve Our Approach

In addition to retaining our ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 accreditations we are now one of a small number of energy consultants in the country to receive authorisation from the Financial Conduct Authority. MORE

Free Energy Health Check

A move to continue our growth

We are delighted to announce that we have moved to larger premises in Plymouth - a key part of our expansion plan. MORE


Men’s Day Out to be powered again by IU Energy

It’s back! The St Luke’s Hospice Men’s Day Out in Plymouth will take place on Saturday 21 March 2015 and we are very proud to say it’ll once again be powered by IU Energy. MORE


Energetic Partnership with the YMCA

Whilst we’ve been busy cutting costs and carbon for YMCA Plymouth we’ve also been talking to them about how we can further support them and encourage learning about energy efficiency. MORE


Support For Argyle and Albion Continues

Supporting our clients is second nature for us so we are delighted to continue our long standing support for our clients Plymouth Argyle and Plymouth Albion this season. MORE


Bright Sparks Given Chance to Fly

Our commitment to recruiting highly qualified experts into the business has led us to partnering with Plymouth University and Santander under their graduate programme. MORE