What you'll learn

  • What are your different buying options?
  • Choose the type of energy source that fits your business’ environmental goals
  • When to buy, how long for, and setting your budget

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Use our TalkPower Energy Academy glossary to understand the technical jargon and head to the lessons that will delve deeper into these topics.

What’s the value to you?

In this module, you'll understand all of your different buying options, fixed and flexible contracts, as well as the different types of energy sources so you can choose which one fits your business’ or your customer's environmental goals. You’ll even know when to buy, how long for, and some tips on how to set your energy budget. Let's start.

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If you have a question about one of the topics in our TalkPower Energy Academy, or anything realted to the energy industry, ask our team of experts. 

Lesson 1:
What are the different buying options?

  • Understanding your buying options
  • What is flexible buying and how does it work?
  • Understand risk management

 

 15 minutes

Lesson 2:
Choose the type of energy source that fits your business’ environmental goals

  • The range of different energy sources and how suppliers reflect these in your mix​

  • The pros and cons of each type of source​

 

 10 minutes

Lesson 3:
When to buy, how long for, and setting your budget

  • How to get your best electricity price
  • When to secure your price and how long to secure it for
  • Tools to help you keep track of the energy market and set your budget

 

 30 minutes

Have you completed all the above lessons?

Congratulations!

You have completed this module and earned a little something. 
Just take the short test and you'll get a certificate.

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