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29 August 2014 Posted by Matt Eastland
British Gas is leading the way in bringing smart technology to homes, having already installed one million smart meters in homes across Britain. To understand the experience of households newly equipped with smart meters and smart energy monitors, we have launched the first national Smart Meter Challenge.
22 August 2014 Posted by Matt Eastland
Matt tells us about the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult, an industry group that’s been set up with a unique remit to improve performance in operating and maintaining offshore wind farms to help us to meet our commitment to securing future energy supplies that are both affordable and sustainable for our customers.
13 August 2014 Posted by Julia Rebholz
Julia reflects on the progress made in Ignite's first year.
8 August 2014 Posted by Matt Eastland
As a leading apprenticeship provider in Britain, we already play an important role tackling youth unemployment. But we strive to do more and have committed to create a further 450 work-experience placements for NEETs.
7 August 2014 Posted by Matt Eastland
As an energy company, we can help ensure homes stay warm during winter and cool over summer. In this blog, Matt shares news about Direct Energy's recent partnership that will keep vulnerable Texans cool this summer.
29 July 2014 Posted by Matt Eastland
The energy commitments we have made over the last three years are equivalent to the annual gas demand of almost a third of Britain's households. This blog covers the important topic of energy security and the role we are playing in securing energy our customers need.
15 July 2014 Posted by Matt Eastland
In this blog, you can explore the potential benefits time-of-use tariffs could bring to the UK. Time-of-use tariffs can have a beneficial effect by for example, reducing the strain of peak energy demand and making energy cheaper.
9 July 2014 Posted by Bryan Halliday
Everyone deserves the right to live in a decent home, yet many people in Britain suffer from bad housing and homelessness. In this blog, Bryan discusses how British Gas' partnership with Shelter is helping tackle this issue through its latest initiative, British Gas Treks Britain.
26 June 2014 Posted by Matt Eastland
Smart meters are playing a crucial role in helping our customers monitor and control their energy consumption and costs. With the installation of British Gas' 1 millionth smart meter in a UK home, Matt discusses the role we are playing in the smart meter roll-out and the benefits they are delivering in Britain today.
12 June 2014 Posted by CR updates
With over 6.5m carers in the UK, we want to ensure that our people with carer responsibilities can continue to meet their personal commitments while also being able to achieve their career ambitions. We therefore provide creative and flexible solutions that support our carer workers.