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Buy: What are the different buying options?


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

So, let's take a look at your different buying options...

It can be hard work bringing your energy bills in on budget. One of our energy experts, Fiona Cormack, takes you through the different buying options available, to help you choose the best option for you.


Are you looking for new ways to manage your energy costs?

It’s good to know that even during times of high cost volatility, you have different buying options to help your business manage its energy budget. The thing that makes your buying options different is the degree to which your wholesale energy and non-energy costs are fixed or flexed.

The key is to find the option with the best fit for your business’ budget, knowledge and time. To get you started, just answer two quick questions about each option in our handy Fix-to-Flexometer. You’ll soon spot the option that may be best for your business.


Take a look at our decision making tool...

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Is flexible buying right for your business?

Is your business keen to take more control of your energy costs? Have you been asked to look at buying your energy more flexibly? You’re not alone, while it’s not for every business, buying energy flexibly could be a good fit for yours.

Here's a quick overview of flexible energy buying. 


Got a question?

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. 


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