Where data and detail matter

Award-winning experts in utility management, energy reduction and energy procurement.


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Over 100 strong, spirited and skilled staff dedicated to one thing: maximising your energy portfolio

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BiU in Detail

Utilities. Solved. Yesterday, today & tomorrow.

We’re award-winning experts in energy and utility management, reduction, and procurement.

Energy Procurement

A range of energy procurement solutions from our BiU Energy Consortium service to a fully bespoke risk management strategy, we’ve got the right solution for your business.

Utility Management Solutions

Comprising of client dedicated teams handling all your utility expense billing from energy bill validation and budgets, through to metering and site works.

Utility Revenue Recovery

You shouldn’t pay for something you haven’t used. At BiU we can help you get that money back through our no-win, no-fee dedicated revenue recovery teams for electricity, gas, water, renewables, and telecoms.

Smart Services

The Smart Services team turn energy data and compliance into tangible opportunities to reduce carbon, consumption and energy costs through a range of solutions including our Smart Energy Alarms.

Site Works

A complete utility infrastructure solution for site connections and metering offering a full service advising on all aspects of site works, metering services and connections, whether you are experiencing business growth, consolidation or relocation.

Renewables Solutions

From forensic auditing of renewable export generation through to asset management and forecasting, we’ve a full solution to your renewable energy needs.


In the know

Keeping you in the loop through our Energy Advice Hub, behind the scenes at BiU on Instagram or with current energy and business affairs on Twitter and LinkedIn.

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  • Financial year end – the new energy and carbon reporting rules 2 April 2020
    Financial year end – the new energy and carbon reporting rules The end of the financial year spells the start of mandatory energy and carbon reporting for many UK businesses this month. Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting (SECR) affects all quoted companies, large unquoted companies and large LLPs, who must now collect and measure their […]
  • How will Carbon Capture and Storage contribute to the UK’s pressing net zero goals? 31 March 2020
    How will Carbon Capture and Storage contribute to the UK’s pressing net zero goals? Most businesses with at least a passing interest in climate mitigation have likely heard of Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS). The Committee on Climate Change (CCC), which leads on UK climate policy, argues: ‘It is clear that reaching Net Zero GHG […]

Why BiU?

Dedicated to utilities - so much so, we put our name to it - British Independent Utilities, but you can call us BiU.

Being Together

We’ll help you recover lost revenue on yesterday’s energy bills, recommend savings for today’s bills and help you future proof tomorrow’s energy expenses – a joined up solution to your energy portfolio with a dedicated team.

Being Bold

From our CEO pioneering renewable anaerobic digestion and being shortlisted as Energy Champion 2019 by the Energy Institute through to our in-house developers building industry-leading software licensed by the military – we love what we do.

Being Imaginative

Our industry leading analysts paired with innovative technology means your data is used in detail to maximise your return on energy expenditure – sometimes with creative solutions to tackle your energy expenditure.

Being Responsible

We support our local community, champion green energy, raise money monthly for staff nominated charities and even started our own forest!


Sustainable growth from 2 pioneers in 1997 to over a 100 strong team based in St Annes today, with 1 mission, 1 vision and 4 values in it’s DNA.

Our Reputation

We’re proud to work with the biggest hotel brands in the UK and NHS trusts alike – oh, we also service over 45% of the UK’s supermarkets too!


Our News

Triad dates for 201920 published
Triad dates for 2019/20 published
This week the National Grid ESO has published the Triad dates for 2019/20 and BiU are pleased once again to have had successfully identified all 3 periods, with minimal alerts to clients.
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Covid-19 update from #OneBiU
As with all organisations, BiU has been working hard to adapt to the daily challenges that COVID-19 has presented to our nation and beyond. Our contingency plan ensures that we can continue to deliver…