Preventing UK Blackouts: UK is planning for a four-day power outage

It’s been reported that the UK is planning for a four-day power outage as cold weather may combine with gas shortages, leading to ‘organised’ blackouts for industry and even households. Chantel Scheepers, CEO of OakTree Power, a UK-based ClimateTech startup helping FTSE 250 organisations headquartered in London reduce energy consumption and contribute unused kilowatts to … Read more

The UK’s financial sector can reduce its massive carbon footprint without government support

Last year the British government revealed plans to create a huge pool of funding to align the UK’s financial sector with net-zero targets. It was a massive commitment for a sector that,  according to a WWF report, emits 1.8 times as much carbon as its country’s 2019 domestic emissions. Then Chancellor Rishi Sunak hoped it … Read more

Property Week – why smart energy consumption will keep properties appealing

With reports showing that Britain’s inflation rate has climbed to the highest it has been in 40 years, the UK faces an increasing risk of falling into a recession. As a consequence, landlords and property managers of industrial and commercial buildings face mounting pressure to keep their properties appealing on the market. The ugly truth … Read more

Pinsent Masons unveils Demand Side Response energy reduction for London HQ

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Pinsent Masons, the multinational law firm, has introduced an innovative, green technology to its London headquarters to reduce their energy usage and emissions. The firm has signed an agreement with climate tech startup OakTree Power to implement its climate technology solution to its City of London office, making it the first organisation in the UK … Read more

OakTree Power launches new climate technology for the Financial Times’ London HQ

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6 September 2022: OakTree Power, the leading climate tech startup, has developed a bespoke climate technology solution for the Financial Times to reduce energy at Bracken House, their historic headquarters in London. The five year agreement with OakTree Power will see Bracken House modulate the consumption of non-essential electricity to accelerate net-zero goals by tapping … Read more

Climate tech startup OakTree Power selects Words + Pixels for UK communications

The agency will handle UK communications and support OakTree Power’s expansion plans OakTree Power, a leading climate tech company headquartered in London, has appointed Words + Pixels to manage their communications in the UK and support their rapid plans for expansion both in the UK and abroad, while educating businesses on the sustainable electricity system … Read more

OakTree Power Interview – Best Startup

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  A quick introduction about what your company does/your values/mission OakTree Power partners with global grid operators to enable the ongoing transition towards a fully sustainable electricity system of the future. Our mission leads us to collaboratively empower our clients to reduce their Co2 emissions while earning significant annual recurring revenues and benefitting from a … Read more

Global energy crisis and emerging flexibility services

“The global energy crisis will likely last beyond 2023, which is why we expect energy optimisation initiatives to be front and centre of the sustainability sector. Truth be told, as challenging as energy prices have been for households and businesses in the past few months, they have encouraged consumers to explore their energy consumption. Emerging … Read more

What is non-essential electricity usage?

Why reducing non-essential electricity usage for short periods is the way to go amid both climate change and the cost-of-living crisis “It’s important for people to learn about energy and understand – households and businesses alike – that not all electricity is equal or required all the time, rather than viewing this crisis as a … Read more

Meet The Disruptors: Chantel Scheepers

Meet The Disruptors: Chantel Scheepers and OakTree Power On The Five Things You Need To Shake Up Your Industry An Interview With Fotis Georgiadis As a part of our series about business leaders who are shaking things up in their industry, I had the pleasure of interviewing Chantel Scheepers. Chantel is the CEO of leading … Read more