Keep your business relevant and compliant with our carefully selected news and legislative updates below.
As a local business that has followed the phenomenal success of the Club for many years, we are delighted to announce that BCR Associates will be sponsoring Exeter Chiefs Cup Kit for a minimum of the next three seasons.
BCR Associates have been working with the team at Sandy Park for...Read more
As energy costs are continuing to rise and businesses are under increasing pressure to reduce their carbon footprint, many are looking to Solar-PV as a way to cut carbon emissions and combat the increase in electricity costs.
However, as Solar Power only accounted for 4% of the energy produced in the...Read more
Why Electric Vehicles?
As outlined by the Government's Ten Point Energy Plan published last year, the national adoption of electric vehicles is fundamental to the UK achieving its Net-Zero target by 2030. To put this into perspective, the Government aims to cut emissions from industry, transport, and buildings by 230 million metric tonnes...Read more
All you need to know about the latest Ofgem regulation which may mean future increases to your business electricity costs.
This regulation is a result of industry reform recently introduced by Ofgem around how the Transmission (TNUoS) and Distribution (DUoS) networks recover the cost of maintaining pylons, wires and cables in...Read more
Unfortunately, 2021 is set to be another turbulent year. Due to the freezing conditions last week, we saw short-term gas prices at a three-year record high with electricity prices also at an all-time high. We’re also seeing regular cuts in oil production which is being exacerbated due to the challenges...Read more
Why Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting (SECR)?
SECR is one of the many energy-focused initiatives which has followed from the Paris Climate Agreement and the UK’s initial commitment to reducing carbon emissions by 80% by 2050. The legislation is designed to make energy efficiency a focal point for businesses, to reduce...Read more
Over 60% of businesses identify the lack of resource and knowledge as their biggest challenge when it comes to managing their supply chain, that’s according to the BCR, ‘Facing the Future: Challenges for the supply chain revealed’ insights report.
The survey’s insights report provides a snapshot of the challenges businesses are...Read more
What is business interruption insurance?
Business interruption cover is designed to help your business get back to trading after an insurable event has taken place, something that has unfortunately become necessary as a result of the pandemic.
Why is it particularly relevant in 2020?
Earlier this year, thousands of businesses submitted insurance claims...Read more
Business are facing their greatest challenge ever as COVID-19 continues to evolve and disrupt lives across the UK and for many businesses, their future is uncertain. Over the last 7 months businesses have adapted to the new normal and changed their working practices, reorganised suppliers, set up remote operations in...Read more