Managing energy to be more competitive

Date: 14th June 2017

Location: Worcester, The Hive

This workshop is designed to help business owners and managers get control over their energy costs and use.

It is an interactive workshop with a limited number of delegates. (10 maximum)

Delivered by John Pooley who has extensive experience in energy management and training, the workshop will equip you with the skills you need to take control of energy in your business. Being in better control will reduce your energy costs, make you more competitive and more profitable.

Delegates are invited to bring along examples of their latest utility bills so they can work with information relevant to their business.


  • Registration – tea/coffee
  • Introductions
  • Foundation
  • Understanding your bills
  • Buying energy
  • Taking control of energy
    • Refreshment break
  • Operational improvements to save energy
  • When to invest to save
  • Integrating energy management into the business
  • Making it happen
  • Final Q&A
    • Buffet lunch and networking

After the workshop you will:

  • Understand your energy bills
  • Know how to look for a good deal in energy supply
  • Know how to take control of energy use
  • Know how to find no-cost savings
  • Understand when to invest in energy saving equipment
  • Have an Action Plan

Timing: Registration 08:45 for 09:00 start. Lunch 12:45

Cost: £150.00 + VAT – includes workshop, refreshments, lunch and post course e-support.

You can book your place on Eventbrite or if you prefer, send us an e-mail

We have chosen the Hive as the venue because of its location in central Worcester and its sustainability concept and execution.

“Good design, monitoring and control have ensured The Hive library in Worcester has comfortably beaten its energy targets.” CIBSE Journal, February 2017

For more information about the Hive click here.

Download Workshop leaflet here:  Workshop Flyer



Q: What do I need to know about energy before I come to the workshop?

A: No expertise is required, it is a help if you know how much a year you spend on energy before attending the workshop – but not essential. Energy basics are covered to ensure all delegates are at a common level.

Q: Can more than one person from the company attend?

A: Yes

Q: What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

A: The Hive is located in Worcester with good public transport links and public parking close by – visit the Hive website for more information

Q: What’s the refund policy?

A: Full refund, less administration fee of £15 if cancelled more than 7 days before event. After 7 days a 50% refund only.
Refund in full if workshop is cancelled by JPC.