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Avoid scorching summer energy bills

July 2018 looks like it maybreak temperature records for how warm it has been. Such a long period of sunshine is good for the spirits but not necessarily good for your energy costs. Too many companies still misunderstand the significance of their energy bills and assume the summer is the best time to negotiate new
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K10 restaurants – why we use Prestige!

K10 restaurants are a fast growing restaurant brand in London. Being high consumers in energy it became apparent they would benefit from industry specialists managing this for them. K10 Executive Director, Maurice Abboudi, explains the benefit in using Prestige: ‘I had been connected with Clare for some time on LinkedIn. As a fast-growing restaurant brand
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Hotel owners can save on energy costs; use a consultant!

The warmth of walking into a hotel lobby through revolving doors escaping the biting wind. A full English breakfast served anytime from 7.30am until 10am. A selection of chilled white wines available at the bar. A meeting room that’s cool and a hotel room that’s warm. All of these customer expectations require the use of
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Testimonial from Susan Metcalfe Property Management

It’s always nice to receive testimonials so we though we would share our latest one with you. We helped Susan Metcalfe Residential Property management tidy up their energy portfolio, saving thousands of pounds and countless hours of administration!   ‘I met Clare through the Kensington and Chelsea chamber of Commerce where I was quickly introduced
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Ofgem legislation DCP228 and DCP161 coming April 2018

New legislation DCP228 will bring fundamental change to DUoS (distribution of use system) costs from April 2018. If you are a HH ( Half hourly) consumer, you will likely have seen DUoS charges on your bills before. DUoS charges make up to approximately 12% of all electricity bills. These costs are paid to the DNO
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Painless energy infrastructure for Restaurants

Energy infrastructure – the dreaded words to new site opening teams! Opening a new site for any business is an incredibly exciting time. However, for restaurants particularly, that can be short lived when it is established that new gas mains need to be laid or the electricity needs a complete cabling upgrade. All too quickly
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We are Hiring…

Business Development Manager Home based ·        Phone ·        Flexible hours (40 pw) ·        Uncapped Commission structure ·        Basic salary up to £28,000 PA ·        28 days holiday ·        Attendance of networking events Prestige are a boutique energy consultancy specialising in the hospitality sector. At 3yrs old, we are now established as one of the leading energy consultancies to growing restaurant groups
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Energy purchasing strategy – what is it and why do you need it?

As a consultant it is our job to try and place our clients in the most advantageous position possible or their energy purchasing. In extremely uncertain and volatile times, prices are only going one way. Therefore, as consultants, we need to be looking at other ways to help our clients manage their energy purchasing. This
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Testimonial from The Banham Group

It is always nice to receive testimonials from happy clients. As an incredibly prestigious (excuse the pun) brand, we thought it would be nice to share our latest one! It just goes to show, even if you already work with a consultant, it never hurts to have a second opinion! You could be pleasantly surprised…
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1st Quarter energy market update

Taking a look at the current energy market as we now enter the end of quarter 1 for 2017. In the last few weeks we have seen both gas and power prices increase for a number of reasons. The rise in government third party charges are now starting to filter through to pricing from suppliers. Making
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