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Seeking Positives from Home Working

Fast Start to 2020 With the UK election behind us and (finally) some semblance of a plan for Brexit in place, climate change (or so-termed the climate emergency) has finally been given some of the focus and attention it has so badly needed to address the net-zero...

How to maximise the value of ESOS Phase 2 through onsite renewables

The ESOS Phase 2 compliance deadline ended on 5 December 2019. Organisations where ESOS is applicable now have a lot of very useful energy consumption data gathered during the audit process. With 4 years until the next compliance date, now is the perfect time to...

Smart Export Guarantee Released on 1 January 2020

The Smart Export Guarantee (SEG) was launched on 1st January 2020 to pay small scale renewable energy generators for any electricity exported to the grid from eligible technologies. The SEG applies to exported electricity generated by solar PV, wind, hydro, micro CHP...

We’re Hiring: Graduate Renewable Energy Consultant

With new projects on the horizon, OnGen is growing. We are looking to hire a bright graduate with a passion for renewables. Feel free to share our job description below with any suitable candidates. OnGen is a growing start-up, founded to tackle key energy problems...

Energy Managers Leading the Way

Energy Managers are ideally placed to be leading the drive towards net zero and are already leading the charge with access to energy consumption data, energy tariff information and their unique insight on the sites they manage. Energy managers don’t need to wait for...

OnGen Update October 19

With an important new software release, lots of new customers, award nominations and an update on industry code changes. Read what's been happening at OnGen over the last few months. [gview...

Ongen Shortlisted For The Solar and Storage Awards

We are delighted to let you know that OnGen has been shortlisted at the Solar and Storage awards in the Best Industry Innovator being held at the NEC in Birmingham between 17th and 19th September.   We launched the OnGen Expert tool in 2016 to help organisations...

Smart Export Guarantee Summary

With the imminent closure of the very successful Feed in Tariff (FiT) subsidy mechanism on the 31st March 2019 the department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) issued a consultation paper in January 2019 to replace the export FiT for small scale...

OnGen update November 2018

In our last newsletter we highlighted the rising cost of gas as spring was approaching. Like us you must also have noticed that those prices really kept on going and no doubt sterling’s weakness and system outages played a...

OnGen update May 2018

Newsletter - May 2018 - It’s been a busy few months since our last newsletter; new customers, a significant software release, pitching at Scotland’s biggest tech event and new members joining the OnGen team (and apparently there has been a royal...

OnGen update December 2017

December 2017 Newsletter - News that 2018 is set to be the Year of the Battery, and OnGen's prestigious EMA awards...

OnGen Launches Battery Storage

OnGen have announced that they will be launching their energy storage product at UK Construction Week at the NEC, Birmingham from 10th-12th October. OnGen’s online tool - called the OnGen Expert - allows business managers a simple way to input their current energy...

OnGen Reaches Procurement Milestone

OnGen are pleased to announce their inclusion in the UK Government’s Digital Marketplace, the one stop shop for public sector organisations to source and more easily procure technical and digital services (which have already been pre-vetted by procurement experts)....

OnGen Update #5

What a busy few months for the OnGen team. Since the last update in November we have welcomed a host of new customers across a range of sectors whilst continuing to develop the OnGen Expert™. We are pleased to report on the following developments;   OnGen Expert™...

Social Bite CEO Sleepout

Social Bite in partnership with itison invited over 100 leading Scottish CEO’s to sleep out on a cold Scottish winter night to help raise funds for innovative solutions to Scotland’s homelessness problem. The sleepout will take place in Charlotte Square, Edinburgh, on...

OnGen Update #4

It’s been another exciting month at OnGen with more local authorities signed up to use the OnGen Expert™ software following our free trial offer.  There was another software upgrade, improvements to the website including a demo request feature and we presented at the...

New Exciting Features Planned for the OnGen Expert™

The OnGen Expert™ is constantly evolving; we released a new update to the software last week and we have exciting developments planned over the next couple of months. We've listened to our customers and in response to their feedback, the next update includes the...