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Energy Price Cuts This Year - 12% For Online Customers But 4% For Everyone Else

2009-10-21 | While the majority of households have seen energy prices drop by 4% or GBP54 this year, new research from uSwitch.com reveals that households who are on suppliers' online plans have enjoyed cuts three times this size.


Efficiency Matrix, Unveils the Downlight Mitt

2009-10-13 | Recessed lighting: Fireproof, insulate and install energy efficient lamps all in one.


Inaugural WorkBoat Executive Summit Focuses on Meeting Financial Challenges in Today's Economy; Summit to Launch International WorkBoat Show in New Orleans

2009-10-05 | The 2009 WorkBoat Executive Summit - Marine Finance will help provide the solutions and financial information maritime industry executives need in today's tough economy. The Summit, planned for Tuesday, Dec. 1, at the Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, launches the International WorkBoat Show.


SISM Research Note On Tamm Oil & Gas

2009-10-03 | Confidence is back in the Alberta oil sands, as Tamm Oil adds a 276,000-acre farm-in deal (50% WI) to its heavy oil portfolio and becomes a major player in the Manning heavy oil development area in Peace River.


E.ON Now Cheapest Energy Supplier

2009-10-03 | The online price war has claimed another casualty. E.ON has cut its prices on its FixOnline3 plan, knocking First:Utility off the cheapest supplier spot.


Let Battle Commence - Four Suppliers Join in Energy Price Fray Today

2009-10-03 | Friday October 2nd has officially been the busiest day of the year for energy price cuts with four suppliers announcing changes.


Mountain Rose Herbs Introduces Nation's Most Progressive Cash for Carpooling and Bicycling to Work Program

2009-10-03 | Mountain Rose Herbs, the premier provider of sustainably-harvested organic herbal products, is taking their eco-efforts to new heights by giving cash incentives to employees who bicycle and carpool to work.


Fed Up Consumers Slam Door on Energy Salesmen

2009-09-26 | New research has revealed that energy doorstop and direct salesmen's tactics are leaving people feeling pressured, intimidated and on the wrong energy plan for their needs.


NAFA New England Chapter Co-Hosts AltWheels Day

2009-09-26 | NAFA's New England Chapter is co-host of the fifth annual Alt Wheels Fleet Day. The event, held on Monday, October 5, features a large display of alternative fleet vehicles, educational sessions and panels - including several involving NAFA Members.


Only 52% of Energy Customers Satisfied with Customer Service

2009-09-25 | The latest independent Customer Satisfaction Report from uSwitch.com reveals a 6% increase in the number of customers satisfied with their energy supplier. However, customer service remains a thorny issue with only 52% of people satisfied.


Hydro Alternative Energy, Inc a Renewable Energy Company, Announces Additions to there Advisory Board

2009-09-24 | Hydro Alternative Energy, Inc. ("HAE"), a renewable energy company is welcoming the new members of our Advisory Board.


Inaugural WorkBoat Executive Summit to kickoff the 2009 International WorkBoat Show; Registration Now Open for Largest U.S. Maritime Trade Show

2009-09-23 | A new WorkBoat Executive Summit launches the 2009 International WorkBoat Show, North America's largest maritime trade show. Registration is open for the Show, scheduled from December 2-4, in New Orleans. The Show features Shipyard Day, WorkBoat Environmental Awards and 10 Significant Boat Awards.


Why Small Can Be Beautiful When Choosing Energy Suppliers

2009-09-13 | Consumers will welcome news that small energy suppliers are challenging their bigger rivals with market beating plans.


8.1 Million Broadband Customers Do Not Know Their Limits

2009-09-10 | New research from uSwitch.com shows that over 6.7 million broadband users could still be exceeding limits set on 'unlimited' packages. Despite calls for greater clarity and transparency, just three major broadband providers currently their limits.


Nyabihu District Could Become Home to Rwanda's First Wind Farm

2009-09-02 | After four years of research, Rwindalectric may have found the windiest site in the African nation of Rwanda.


86% of People Fail Test to Make Energy Bill Add Up

2009-08-29 | A straightforward test to see whether consumers can calculate an energy bill correctly has thrown up some shock results - with 86% of people getting it wrong.


A Fuel's Game: 2p Fuel Duty Increase Will Cost Drivers GBP1 Billion Extra in the Next Year

2009-08-28 | Next week's 2p fuel duty increase will force UK drivers to spend over GBP36 million more on petrol in the next month alone, totalling GBP1 billion by September 2011


Direct Debit Fears Could Cost Consumers GBP33.5 Million

2009-08-23 | Ofgem is being urged to act quickly to stem the flow of consumers ditching direct debits and opting to pay energy bills by cash or cheque instead, losing out on GBP33.5 million of discounts as a result.


E.ON Fires Latest Salvo in Online Price War

2009-08-22 | E.ON has launched a new fixed price online energy plan - FixOnline 3 - which allows consumers to fix their prices until 1st December, 2010.


British Gas Fights Back in Online Price War

2009-08-21 | British Gas has launched a new online energy plan, finally stepping into the price war that lost it its crown as Britain's cheapest supplier.