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Worried about energy industry disruption – don’t be!

The last few weeks have given those of us working in the energy sector barely time to draw breath.  It seems that not a day goes by without another piece of news telling us that a supplier is unable to meet their obligations, or even...

By 2020 millennials will make up a third of the global workforce!

Reports show that by 2020 millennials will make up a third of the global workforce, so hiring Millennials is something we are all going to have to get used to doing. So, we need to forget the stereotypes that have emerged, because millennials are starting...

WUN Year In

A year ago, Angela Peart Director of Utility People started the Women's Utilities Network because she recognised there was a lack of support for women already in the energy and utilities industry. The Industry itself is already making headway to support the government's 30/30 target...

European Utility Week – New technology and an all women panel

I’ve just returned from Vienna, having spent the past few days meeting contacts old and new across the exhibition halls of the Messe Wien. European Utility Week (EUW) is regarded as the biggest industry events of the year, and it’s a must visit – not...

Unsung heroes behind the brand – Lisa Weston

When’s she in the office, don’t we know it! Our northern lass Lisa doesn’t do quiet and we wouldn’t have it any other way. Bringing a huge amount of energy into the business every day, Lisa delivers fun and laughter by the bucket load –...

The energy industry is evolving…and so are we.

Gone are the days of big corporate giants providing supply, transmission, distribution and generation all wrapped up together – this no longer exists.  In my 20 years in the industry I’ve never seen change happen so quickly and it’s fascinating to watch. Supply is no longer...

Meet our Recruitment Manager – Zoe!

Utility People are absolutely delighted to welcome our new Recruitment Manager Zoe Conners to our team.   Having worked in the recruitment industry for more than 14 years in a variety of sectors including education, legal and admin, Zoe has gained an excellent understanding of business,...