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Moving Past Energy Shortages to Supply Security

In the past few years, there have been several power outages worldwide, disrupting business operations and raising a discussion about the reliability and resilience of grid-supplied energy. In the UK, many take energy for granted, failing to consider how an increase...

Brighten up your day with solar PV

At OnGen, we examine the feasibility of a range of renewable energy technologies every day. We understand that not everyone may have this in-depth knowledge, so our latest blog post series will help anyone understand and learn about the most common renewable...

OnGen Updates — March 2021

With COP26 on the horizon and the green recovery on everyone's minds, OnGen has had a busy few months. Read our updates in our latest newsletter below. Now is a great time to start your business' renewable journey; our desk-based feasibility assessment software can be...

OnGen Chair Judith Halkerston awarded OBE

We are delighted to announce that Judith Halkerston, Chair of OnGen, has been awarded an OBE in the New Year Honors list 2021 for her services to The Digital Economy.   Judith has been typically gracious in discussing this, although she commented, “I am incredibly...

OnGen Pilots Game Changing Renewable Energy Technology

Energy performance software firm OnGen has seen significant results in its latest drive to combat carbon and financial savings. Launching a pilot programme across the North-East of England, the Scottish company delivered a highly successful roll-out, which marks the...

Racial Inequality & Clean Energy

As we start 2021, it can be tempting to leave behind the horrors of 2020. In 2020, we saw the spread of coronavirus across the world, impacting individuals’ and communities’ lives across the board. Coronavirus has not only affected human life, with influences...

OnGen Update – November 2020

With net-zero targets getting closer and the green recovery on everyone's minds, OnGen has had a busy few months. Read our updates in our latest newsletter below. Now is a great time to start your business' renewable journey; our desk-based feasibility assessment...

OnGen Software Suite Available through G-Cloud 12

For the 4th consecutive year, the OnGen Expert is available to licence through the Crown Commercial Service’s procurement framework, G-Cloud 12, and, for the first time, OnGen’s Managed Service is also available through this framework. In addition, OnGen’s new energy...

Why is now still a great time to invest in energy efficiency measures?

Increasing your energy efficiency, through switching to LED lightbulbs and installing roof-mounted solar panels, is a great way to save money and decarbonise by reducing your energy consumption and becoming more sustainable. With government incentives such as the...

Reducing our Carbon Footprint: Personal Accounts from the OnGen Team

OnGen was founded to help businesses tackle their carbon emissions through onsite renewables in a quick and accessible way. The largest problem of our generation is the climate crisis, which is why we have focussed our business on confronting this issue through...

Planet with Pandemic 3: Lessons to Bring to our Next Battle

The focus is and should be on coronavirus until the disease is maintained at a manageable and potentially curable level. However, we must prepare for life after coronavirus. For those not directly affected by the pandemic, the lockdown has potentially given some time...

Planet with Pandemic 2: Worldwide Protests versus Global Mobilisation

The coronavirus pandemic is having a devastating impact across the globe, affecting every part of our society and way of life. People are feeling alone, existential and lost. However, powerful and inspiring global mobilisation has brought a new sense of hope and...

Planet with Pandemic 1: How Coronavirus has Changed our Environment

We are living through unprecedented times. On 11 March 2020, COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, was declared a pandemic. At the time of writing, over 2 and a half million people across the world have been infected, with many countries in lockdown to...

OnGen Update – March 2020

A slightly delayed March 2020 newsletter as we considered the impact of the Covid-19 epidemic.  We continue to support our clients during this difficult time and encourage anyone considering their low carbon options to use this opportunity to begin the process of...

OnGen Featured in the Scotsman

OnGen's Managing Director, Chris Trigg, was recently featured in The Scotsman, where he discussed the importance and benefit of the OnGen Expert, our onsite renewable energy feasibility assessment tool. “There has never been a more important time for all energy users...