Controlling your Energy Costs
We have an in-depth understanding of the manufacturing sector – in fact, our business was originally built on helping manufacturers to take a proactive approach to control energy costs through a combination of progressive procurement strategies, a committed focus on energy efficiency and sustainability and expert navigation through the changing legislative landscape, including CCA, ESOS, and relief from the indirect cost of Renewables.
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.Alyson Wiltshire - Finance Director - Mondi Packaging
Average cost reduction for manufacturing clients within the first 24 months
Smart Buyer Energy Management Solution
Provides a three-year forward forecast of energy costs based on live market data and detailed evaluation of non-commodity charges. In addition access to a market pricing hub is provided; ‘Trade Charts’ highlight the volume of energy purchased; performance is charted against pre-agreed caps and targets and access to historic invoices is available, with a PDF copy available for download.
'Smart buyer' Solution
Our modular ‘Smart Buyer’ service suite has helped over 1,500 manufacturing locations save £3.7M per year. A typical manufacturing ‘Smart Buyer’ solution would include:
Strategic Procurement service to purchase energy in accordance with a pre-defined budget target.
We can provide you with the expertise that you require in order to evaluate and implement the sustainable energy options available for your business. We are dedicated to helping our customers to contribute to a greener and more sustainable future.
Expert advice and project management assistance to drive down unnecessary energy consumption. Your assigned efficiency advisor will provide all the support and advice required, together with the ability to undertake detailed on-site audits and a full report, detailing the potential opportunities to reduce energy usage and save money.
Energy legislation has become an increasing issue for UK manufacturers and it is vital that you comply with legislation where required and maintain the appropriate documentation. Trident will provide the expert advice you need in order to firstly establish whether or not legislation impacts on your business and then support you in ensuring compliance. Accredited CIBSE Low Carbon Consultants, we can deliver support across a wide range of compliance requirements such as CCA’s, CRC, EUETS, ESOS, TM44, DEC’s, ISO50001 etc.
Energy Focus Group
We can establish an Energy Focus Group to meet on a quarterly basis to ensure that all areas of energy cost reduction are considered and reviewed regularly. Typically the Energy Focus Group would involve key stakeholders from your business (Financial Director, Procurement Manager, Engineering / Facilities Manager, Environmental Manager etc.), together with the appropriate expert team from Trident.
Revenue Opportunity Review
We will complete a detailed review of your existing generation capacity as well as any waste products that result from your manufacturing or distribution process in order to establish whether any opportunities exist to gain additional revenue for the business.
Our Pulse platform provides all your portfolio and budget information in one place so that you don’t need to go searching through spreadsheets, invoices and e-mails to understand what’s happening with your energy spend and portfolio. Pulse gives you control over:
- The price you pay for energy & water
- Budget forecasting
- Synchronise your budget forecast to a long-term procurement strategy
- Forecast the impact of every price change over 3 years to give you control over when to buy
- Portfolio changes and your sites contractual position
KTS Wire (KTS) is a specialist wire manufacturer and supplier based in Leeds and part of the Suzuki Garphyttan Group.
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We are specialists in all types of commercial energy. Speak to us today to see how our unique 360° service can benefit your business and individual needs reducing energy costs and optimise energy efficiency.