Enquiries boost for Optima Energy as organisations seek to bolster energy data security

Posted on: 27th January 2020

Optima Energy, a leading developer and provider of advanced energy management software, has seen a leap in the number of enquiries it is receiving as organisations seek to bolster their energy data systems. Optima says the growing threat of cyber-attacks is the number one reason more companies are seeking to invest in advanced software to […]

Optima Energy issues stark warning on pass-through cost validation following Targeted Charging Review

Posted on: 16th December 2019

Optima Energy Systems, a leading developer and provider of advanced energy management software, predicts that business energy users could be left unprepared for the changes implemented under Ofgem’s Targeted Charging Review. Optima, who work with some of the largest energy users and consultants in the UK, say a major area of concern is pass-through costs. […]

New e-Book aims to help NHS protect itself against energy data security breaches

Posted on: 28th November 2019

A new guide aimed at helping NHS energy and IT professionals beat the growing threat of cyber-crime has been published by a leading energy management software company. Optima Energy’s The Good Sleep Guide provides insight into the 7 ways the NHS can prevent energy data security nightmares. The publication of the guide, which is available […]

European Cyber Security Month: A timely reminder to check the security of energy data systems

Posted on: 23rd October 2019

A leading energy management software company is reminding organisations about the importance of making their energy data systems are secure and robust. The call from Optima Energy comes during European Cyber Security Month (ECSM), which aims to highlight the importance of information security and the simple steps organisations can take to protect data, whether personal, […]

Optima Energy welcomes insights on NHS cyber security but insists more needs to be done

Posted on: 10th September 2019

Optima Energy has welcomed insights from Parliament Street – a UK based think-tank – that that there has been an increase in spending on cyber security by NHS trusts. However, it insists, more needs to be done to ‘sure-up’ the NHS’s data-defences. Commenting on the statistics which were acquired by Parliament Street via a Freedom […]

Why it’s time to think again about energy software security

Posted on: 30th July 2019

The threat of substantial fines for data breaches means that all companies should be reviewing their IT and database security – including their energy management software, writes Optima Energy Business Development Director Steve Kemp. The record £183 million fine imposed on British Airways by the UK Information Commissioner’s Office after a data breach that resulted […]

Optima will be attending the Independent Schools Bursars Association Conference

Posted on: 22nd January 2019

We’re pleased to announce Optima Energy Services will be exhibiting at the #ISBA Conference 21/22 May in Manchester. Come & visit us on Stand 114 to discuss how we can reduce your #energycosts whilst simplifying your billing & energy data reporting OR contact us now on services@optimaenergy.net  

Capacity Market Update

Posted on: 16th January 2019

Rachel Reeves, the chair of the House of Commons’ Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Committee has called on the UK Government to develop a “Plan B” for the Capacity Market. Her comments are a direct response to a letter from Claire Perry within which the Energy Minister answered questions from the committee over the […]

Streamlined Energy & Carbon Reporting (SECR)

Posted on: 3rd December 2018

Optima recently attended EMEX 2018 where Gary Shanahan. Head of Business and Industrial Energy Efficiency, Tax and Reporting, BEIS delivered a seminar on SECR. Some of the key points we took away from this were Draft Guidance will be available for comment from the end of November 2018. Guidance will be finalised and available from […]

Capacity Market suspended by European Court of Justice

Posted on: 3rd December 2018

Earlier this month, the European Court of Justice temporarily suspended the Capacity Market. This is as a result of Tempus Energy’s challenge that the scheme allows fossil fuels to dominate the market. It is unclear what the final outcome will be. Optima will be monitoring how Suppliers invoices will deal with the suspension of the […]

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