Fixed price energy contracts
A fixed price energy contract is the simplest way to secure your energy prices. It places emphasis on searching for market lows and provides price certainty once a contract is secured.
Adopting the most appropriate purchasing strategy for your business helps you to manage risk effectively and is an important step in taking control of your energy costs.
In our experience, this is the ideal solution for small to mid-sized businesses with lower energy spends, who want to achieve greater value by focusing on the timing of a single purchase.
Trident is completely independent of any supplier. We have over 20 supplier relationships and over 20 years' experience, which means a competitive tender is guaranteed and our recommendations will always be with your best interests in mind.
What our clients think
We have been using Trident Utilities for energy procurement for 6 years. They advise on new contracts/purchasing in advance and market price lows and spikes to ensure we buy at the right time. In addition, forecasting information is always available, quite often at short notice to enable accurate factory budgets and forecasting.Mondi Packaging
Fixed purchasing strategy
When opting for a fixed price contract, your budgetary requirements and the prevailing market conditions should be key drivers in the decision-making process. Along with a competitive tender this will ensure the best outcome is delivered for your business.
Our forecasting tool tracks the market against your projected budget, enabling us to secure your energy contracts at the most optimum time. Our energy trading team will keep you updated on market trends and advise when your energy contracts should be secured.
Determine the right procurement strategy to provide for your budgetary requirements and attitude to risk.
Compile and issue an invitation to tender based on your specific requirements.
Undertake a detailed evaluation of tender responses including cost and suitability of the offer compared to your specific requirements.
Report and sign off
Compile a report of the offer evaluation and submit to you with our recommendation for review and sign off.
On-going market advice, updates and commentary and access to our online energy management portal, Pulse.
- A proven track record with over 20 years’ experience
- Access to a highly experienced trading team and analysts
- Use of fundamental and technical analysis to identify market lows
- Completely independent, so our recommendations are always made with your interests in mind
- With over 20 supplier relationships a competitive tender is always guaranteed
- Market informed placement
- Contract periods from 6 to 60 months
- Access to our online reporting platform Pulse
- Bespoke strategy
- Negotiated margins from increased competition providing lower prices
- 100% price certainty & protection from future market increases
- Expert analysis of supplier costs
- Price transparency
- Advanced reporting and data analysis
Our guide to fixed energy procurement
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