From IU Energy and across the energy sector.

UK pension funds warned of legal action over climate risk

Posted on: Monday, August 20th, 2018

Go Green: Hotels, Trends and Sustainability

Posted on: Friday, August 17th, 2018

New battery technology ‘could recharge Electric Vehicles in seconds, not hours'

Posted on: Thursday, August 16th, 2018

Case -study - Domestic and Solar PV

Posted on: Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

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


Property investors (not just landlords) may be caught out by new energy rule

Posted on: Tuesday, August 14th, 2018

Europe’s urban air pollution ‘as unhealthy as smoking’

Posted on: Monday, August 13th, 2018

Hydrogen trains on track for low carbon freight sector

Posted on: Friday, August 10th, 2018

Porsche’s first electric car to shoot out of the showroom in 2019

Posted on: Thursday, August 9th, 2018

Manufacturing firm’s new technology lowers energy costs

Posted on: Wednesday, August 8th, 2018

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

Posted on: Tuesday, August 7th, 2018

Government sets out updated UK climate strategy

Posted on: Tuesday, August 7th, 2018

Liverpool to use blockchain technology to become world's first climate-positive city

Posted on: Monday, August 6th, 2018

UK announces £343m lift-off for electric and hybrid planes

Posted on: Monday, July 30th, 2018

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

Posted on: Friday, July 27th, 2018

Hydrogen ‘could power Britain’s transition to a low carbon economy’

Posted on: Thursday, July 26th, 2018

UK rail freight company on track to be powered by 100% renewable energy

Posted on: Wednesday, July 25th, 2018

‘Economy-wide carbon tax would slash emissions’

Posted on: Tuesday, July 24th, 2018

Bartlett Mitchell achieves record sustainability scores

Posted on: Monday, July 23rd, 2018

Upgrading outdated energy tech ‘could heal NHS spend by £260m a year’

Posted on: Thursday, July 19th, 2018

Ecotricity launches ‘world’s first vegan electricity’ tariff

Posted on: Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

Bristol Airport aims higher in bid to cut its carbon emissions after gaining accreditation

Posted on: Monday, July 16th, 2018

MBE for South West energy lawyer’s dedication to community energy

Posted on: Friday, July 13th, 2018

Meet Henry!

Posted on: Thursday, July 12th, 2018

IU Energy appoints new Marketing Manager

Posted on: Thursday, July 12th, 2018

Job Alert - Field Sales Executive - Award Winning IU Energy

Posted on: Wednesday, July 11th, 2018

UKPN installs ‘virtual power station’ on Londoners’ rooftops

Posted on: Wednesday, July 11th, 2018

Energy ministry's London offices are ruled energy inefficient

Posted on: Tuesday, July 10th, 2018

Uber announces cash incentives for electric cabbies in the US

Posted on: Monday, July 9th, 2018

What's the easy way get a 5% increase to your bottom line, without a 20% sales increase?

Posted on: Friday, July 6th, 2018

DS Virgin Racing Formula E team set to become carbon neutral

Posted on: Thursday, July 5th, 2018


Posted on: Friday, June 29th, 2018

BP Buys UK's Leading EV Charging Company

Posted on: Friday, June 29th, 2018

Lighting Upgrade Helps Reduce Dublin Airport's Car Park Energy Consumption By 80%.

Posted on: Thursday, June 28th, 2018

St Stephen's School, Saltash

Posted on: Wednesday, June 27th, 2018

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


Adande Reduces Cold Air Spillage for Grab-and-Go Operators

Posted on: Tuesday, June 26th, 2018

The Body Shop Is Exploring 'Back-Up Plans' To Help Reach Energy Targets

Posted on: Monday, June 25th, 2018

Farmer Champions Energy Efficiency To Transform Business

Posted on: Friday, June 22nd, 2018

Energy Saving Opportunities For Office Based Companies

Posted on: Thursday, June 21st, 2018

UK businesses could save £1.3bn per year by investing in energy efficiency measures

Posted on: Monday, June 18th, 2018

How to mitigate rising energy costs across the produce supply chain.

Posted on: Friday, June 15th, 2018

Nurstead Court Goes Even Further Towards Sustainability

Posted on: Tuesday, June 12th, 2018

Job Alert - Telesales Executive - Award Winning IU Energy

Posted on: Tuesday, June 12th, 2018

Pub Group Energy Procurement

Posted on: Monday, June 11th, 2018

Biomass Boiler Service and Maintenance

Posted on: Thursday, June 7th, 2018

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

Posted on: Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

Come and See Us at The Royal Cornwall Show 2018!

Posted on: Monday, June 4th, 2018

May Vows to Halve Energy Usage in New Buildings

Posted on: Monday, June 4th, 2018

"We are always grateful to know IU Energy is looking after our electricity contracts ..."

Posted on: Thursday, May 31st, 2018

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


Gravitricity Technology Turns Mine Shafts into Low Cost Power Storage Systems

Posted on: Wednesday, May 30th, 2018

Why Should My Business be Interested in Electric Vehicles?

Posted on: Wednesday, May 30th, 2018

Boringdon Park Golf Club - Case Study

Posted on: Tuesday, May 29th, 2018

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


Energy Cost Reduction for The Cleveland Guest House, Torquay

Posted on: Thursday, May 24th, 2018

IU Energy Nominated for Two TELCA 2018 Awards

Posted on: Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

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


Come and see us at the Devon County Show!

Posted on: Friday, May 18th, 2018

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

Posted on: Friday, March 16th, 2018

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


Don’t be fooled by new electricity penalty charges

Posted on: Wednesday, February 28th, 2018

Get Involved! #MENSDAYOUT

Posted on: Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Mewstone Assets - Case Study

Posted on: Monday, November 27th, 2017

St Luke's Hospice - Case Study

Posted on: Monday, November 27th, 2017

Ash Barton Estate - Case Study

Posted on: Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

Ash Barton Estate £38K annual savings via sustainable upgrade MORE


Plymouth Argyle Sign IU Energy as Official Partner

Posted on: Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Official! IU Energy named as best in the South West

Posted on: Thursday, June 29th, 2017

IU Energy Highly Commended At Awards Ceremony

Posted on: Thursday, June 8th, 2017

IU Energy shortlisted for multiple regional and national awards

Posted on: Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

Don't dive into water deregulation too quickly

Posted on: Monday, March 27th, 2017

An Inspirational Chairman

Posted on: Monday, March 20th, 2017

IU Energy Hosting Thought Leadership Event - 1st March 2017

Posted on: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

1st march 2017 - featuring experts in the field of energy saving solutions... MORE


Sign Up Your Workmates! #MENSDAYOUT

Posted on: Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

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

Posted on: Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

Get to know your EPC MORE


Cut Your Business Water Costs

Posted on: Friday, December 16th, 2016

Water deregulation in England April 2017 MORE


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

Posted on: Thursday, December 8th, 2016

'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

Posted on: Friday, December 2nd, 2016

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

Posted on: Tuesday, November 29th, 2016

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

Posted on: Friday, November 11th, 2016

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

Posted on: Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016

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


Announcement: Merger Deal Creates New Integrated Power

Posted on: Tuesday, November 1st, 2016

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


IU Energy Deliver Impressive 4000th Biomass Boiler Install

Posted on: Monday, October 31st, 2016

The Thurlestone Hotel - Case Study

Posted on: Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

Projected annual energy savings of over £15,000 and RHI payments in excess of £30,000. MORE


Water deregulation is coming

Posted on: Wednesday, July 13th, 2016

IU Energy speak at Santander Red Box event

Posted on: Thursday, June 2nd, 2016

Missed the ESOS deadline?

Posted on: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016

The Santander Breakthrough Event: 23-27 May 2016

Posted on: Tuesday, May 10th, 2016

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


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

Posted on: Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

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


Academy School Proves That It Pays To Be Resourceful

Posted on: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

IU Energy and The Market Bosworth School both shared the desire and vision to reduce the school's energy costs. MORE


DECC guide to implementing ESOS

Posted on: Friday, March 18th, 2016

Read our summary of the 62 page guide here. MORE


Understanding Enhanced Capital Allowance (ECA)

Posted on: Friday, March 18th, 2016

Read our helpful guide here. MORE


Being Green - It's not all about Renewables

Posted on: Friday, March 18th, 2016

Find out more... MORE


St Luke’s Men’s Day Out 2016

Posted on: Tuesday, March 15th, 2016

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


Finance Options for Schools

Posted on: Wednesday, February 24th, 2016

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


Primary school setting great example for energy efficiency

Posted on: Tuesday, February 9th, 2016

Energy-efficient LED lighting via Salix Finance. Becoming a greener school has set a great example to the children & parents in the community. MORE


Succession Group Achieve Environmental Compliance

Posted on: Friday, February 5th, 2016

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?

Posted on: Sunday, January 31st, 2016

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


Care Home Testimonials

Posted on: Tuesday, January 26th, 2016

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?

Posted on: Friday, January 22nd, 2016

EA issues final warning regarding ESOS Deadline 29 Jan 2015

Posted on: Tuesday, January 19th, 2016

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


Residential school embraces energy-smart decisions

Posted on: Friday, January 15th, 2016

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



Posted on: Tuesday, January 5th, 2016

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


Takeaway makes over £2000 savings

Posted on: Saturday, January 2nd, 2016

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


IU Energy Christmas Quiz

Posted on: Tuesday, December 15th, 2015

Put your colleagues to the test... MORE


Insights From Industry Leaders: Plessey Semiconductors

Posted on: Friday, December 11th, 2015

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


Sydenhams achieve ESOS compliance

Posted on: Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

Are you ESOS compliant? Leading independent timber & builders merchants, Sydenhams, are. MORE


Will P272 affect your business?

Posted on: Thursday, November 26th, 2015

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


G20: World leaders call for “ambitious” climate change agreement

Posted on: Friday, November 20th, 2015

Ahead of the 2015 Paris Climate Conference (United Nations Conference on Climate Change - named COP21) which will be taking place from November 30 to December 11 2015, the G20 world leaders have called for an 'ambitious' agreement. MORE


Firms Facing Hefty Fines over ESOS

Posted on: Friday, November 6th, 2015

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


Men's Day Out 2016 - St Luke's Hospice

Posted on: Monday, November 2nd, 2015

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


South-West Care Home Group Embracing Energy Efficiency

Posted on: Thursday, October 29th, 2015

Ralphe Stone, Operations Director at Stonehaven, worked with IU Energy to identify how they could get the most value out of their gas and electricity contracts. MORE


Men's Day Out 2016 - St Luke's Hospice

Posted on: Thursday, October 22nd, 2015

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:

Posted on: Tuesday, October 13th, 2015

10 reasons to take a Free Energy Health Check. MORE


Top Hotel Investing in Green Technology

Posted on: Thursday, October 8th, 2015

The Directors requested the ability to lower the impact of the hotel on the environment, whilst looking at cost-effective, energy saving solutions for reducing the hotel’s gas and electricity consumption. MORE


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

Posted on: Friday, October 2nd, 2015

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

Posted on: Thursday, October 1st, 2015

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


Siemens invest €100m in plans to become Carbon Neutral

Posted on: Friday, September 25th, 2015

Siemens aim to be the world’s first major industrial company to achieve a net-zero carbon footprint by 2030. MORE


ESOS Warning Issued: 99% of Businesses not ESOS Compliant

Posted on: Monday, September 21st, 2015

Energy Live News have recently found that just 1% of affected companies have submitted audits ahead of the impending 5 December deadline. MORE


October 2015 Newsletter

Posted on: Sunday, September 6th, 2015

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


High Profile Law Firm Achieve ESOS compliance

Posted on: Friday, August 28th, 2015

UK Top 100 law firm, has now met its obligation under the Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS). MORE


Builders Merchant Confirms Green Credentials Ahead of Schedule (ESOS)

Posted on: Friday, August 14th, 2015

Rawle Gammon and Baker Holdings Ltd (RGB), have successfully achieved compliance with a new EU directive for energy compliance - nearly 4 months ahead of schedule. MORE


International Business Graduate joins IU Energy

Posted on: Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

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


Investment in the National Grid

Posted on: Monday, July 13th, 2015

“Investment in renewables needs to be matched by investment in the infrastructure so that we achieve maximum efficiency and sustainability..." MORE


FCA and ISO Approve Our Approach

Posted on: Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

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


Business Administration Position

Posted on: Friday, June 26th, 2015

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


Client testimonials

Posted on: Monday, June 1st, 2015

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


IU Energy interns are powering ahead

Posted on: Friday, May 29th, 2015

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

Posted on: Thursday, May 28th, 2015

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

Posted on: Monday, May 18th, 2015

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


Large companies risking huge fines over ESOS

Posted on: Tuesday, May 5th, 2015

Almost three quarters of large UK businesses are running the risk of five-figure fines by missing the deadline to submit their Energy Saving Opportunities Scheme (ESOS) audit. MORE


New sales manager appointed

Posted on: Tuesday, May 5th, 2015

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

Posted on: Tuesday, May 5th, 2015

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?

Posted on: Thursday, April 30th, 2015

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

Posted on: Friday, April 24th, 2015

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?

Posted on: Monday, March 30th, 2015

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

Posted on: Wednesday, March 25th, 2015

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

Posted on: Tuesday, March 24th, 2015

Closing date for application is 31st March 2015. MORE


Men's Day Out 2015 - Powered by IU Energy

Posted on: Friday, March 20th, 2015

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


Sticking with your current provider doesn’t pay - 95% of the time

Posted on: Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

A staggering 95% of dual-fuel big 6 energy company customers could have saved money according to a recent report... MORE


We're hiring - again! Ambitious Business Administrator

Posted on: Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

Closing date for application is 30th April. MORE


Fix now as oil prices tumble

Posted on: Friday, January 23rd, 2015

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

Posted on: Sunday, November 9th, 2014

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


Theatre car park lit up efficiently

Posted on: Friday, November 7th, 2014

IU Energy relit the Theatre Royal car park in Plymouth for clients Plymouth City Council which has resulted in significant savings MORE


FCA and ISO Approve Our Approach

Posted on: Friday, November 7th, 2014

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


A move to continue our growth

Posted on: Friday, November 7th, 2014

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

Posted on: Friday, November 7th, 2014

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

Posted on: Friday, November 7th, 2014

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

Posted on: Friday, November 7th, 2014

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

Posted on: Friday, November 7th, 2014

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


Testimonials: Plymouth Argyle & Plymouth Albion

Posted on: Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

Testimonials from local teams after IU Energy helped reduce their energy costs. MORE


Clive's Pies' Production Boosted After LED Savings

Posted on: Monday, April 21st, 2014

IU Energy worked with Clive's Pies by installing hi-spec LED tubes to reduce their energy consumption, to allow more refrigeration equipment on site. MORE