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Energy procurement: the purpose of developing a strategy

As business leaders will know, energy is expensive, and therefore their risk and procurement strategy will be a key point of discussion in boardrooms across the UK. A good strategy can shield a company from the negative effects of market volatility, and in some cases provide a significant competitive advantage, translating into higher profitability and […]

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Flexible trading: A guide for businesses

There are different approaches to negotiating business energy contracts, and for each method, there is an element of balancing financial goals with risk. In this blog, we will introduce you to the flexible energy procurement strategy and how it compares to a fixed trading strategy. What is flexible trading? Flex trading, also known as market-responsive […]

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Navigating the Climate Change Levy: A Comprehensive Guide for Businesses

The Climate Change Levy (CCL) is a commercial tax payment introduced by the UK government in 2001. The levy is aimed at encouraging businesses to reduce their energy consumption and head towards more sustainable work practices. As the government focuses on addressing the impact of climate change, more initiatives like the CCL will likely emerge […]

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Event Recap: Insights into carbon reduction for property portfolios

Our Lead Net Zero Consultant, Amaad Ahmed, recently hosted an event at the British Retail Consortium’s head office and it was a huge success. The event was a fantastic opportunity to connect with like-minded individuals who are paving the way towards Net Zero. A huge thank you to Amaad for expertly representing Amber. Here are […]

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The impact of our volunteering policy…

In March 2023, amber® launched our volunteering policy, whereby employees can take up to six days leave to volunteer in a wide range of local, national, and international community organisations. We’re now one year on, so what has the impact looked like? At the end of December 2023, we’re proud to say that we had […]

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Event Recap: Celebrating Progress and Potential

Our Product Lead, Sophie Mullins, represented Amber at a local business event in Newport Market this week.

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Amber provides Kenyan school with planet-friendly energy

Net Zero Energy management consultancy, Amber, joined forces with Upendo Junior School in Kiminini, Kenya, to solve the issue of electricity access and power reliability.With the installation of solar panels, Upendo Junior School is now self-sufficient in terms of electricity, providing clean, reliable power to light up classrooms, ventilate facilities, and operate their computer lab.

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Mary’s Journey…

For the final instalment of our International Women’s Day blogs we’ll be exploring our Senior Energy Price and Risk Analyst, Mary Lavis’ journey, and how she started off as the only girl in her year group to apply for a physics degree, going on to discuss how she balances her career in the energy industry […]

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Sophie’s Journey…

For the third instalment of our International Women’s Day campaign we’ll be focusing on our Product Lead, Sophie Mullins’ career journey. Sophie has been a part of our team for nearly two years now and is huge part of what makes our commercial team so great. Here’s Sophie’s story… I thought I would go straight […]

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Katie’s Journey…

As part of our International Women’s Day campaign, we’re celebrating the stories of some of the amazing women we work with. We started our series with our Net Zero Consultant, Fiona Harvey, and explored her journey paving the way for women in the sustainability space. Now, we’re celebrating the journey of our Procurement Operations Team […]

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Fiona’s Journey…

At Amber, we’re lucky to be able to work with some of the brightest minds in our industry. To bring light to some of our team’s journeys, this International Women’s Day we’re celebrating some of our inspirational women’s careers and how they got to where they are today. Fiona Harvey is one of our Net […]

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Amber celebrates B Corp anniversary

Last year, we became one of the first energy consultancies in the UK to reach Certified B Corporation status – an achievement which highlighted our dedication to our people and the planet. One year on, Amber’s People Director, Ryan Cullen, has been answering a few questions about our journey so far and our goals for […]

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