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While our big ambition is to halve your energy bills by 2022, we also have lots of perks and benefits that our members can take advantage of right away.

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Tech 5: science journalist Rob Waugh

Rob Waugh has been a technology and science journalist for over 20 years, providing the nation with an original and unorthodox perspective on the latest apps and gadgets.

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Tech 5: Inna Braverman of Eco Wave Power

We’re asking some of the sustainable innovators participating at WIRED Energy five quick-fire questions about the tech they like, dislike and dream of – to get a sense of where they think the future’s heading.

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We just got greener

We are pleased to announce our Positively Greener tariff which offers 10% renewable gas in addition to 100% renewable electricity.

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Building the home of the future today

We are uniting three core technologies in our drive to halve your energy bills by 2022, drawing on our industry expertise to deliver a renewable energy supply chain that is entirely and intelligently integrated into your home.

How batteries changed the world

The 20th century has been hugely influenced by batteries and the devices they power. And our reliance on battery power seems certain to increase during the 21st century.

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How solar cells work

Find out how the principles of a technology that evolved to facilitate space exploration remain largely unchanged in the context of your home.

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Taking on the Which? challenge: we don’t want you on an SVT

Back in January, we responded to Which?’s campaign challenging energy suppliers to help customers off expensive standard variable tariffs (SVTs) and onto better deals. At the time we didn’t have any members on our SVT. Not a supplier to rest on our laurels, however, we’ve set out a range of promises to make sure you…

The smart grid is the future of energy: let’s make sure we deliver

We welcome the announcement by the Government this week that they will shake up the energy industry and, in Ofgem’s words, ‘unlock a smart energy system that is fit for the future.’ They are absolutely right: the current system was built in a different time, for different types of energy generation (coal primarily) to serve…

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7 solar wearables for summer

Let’s take a look at 7 instances of manufacturers, inventors and designers who have harnessed solar power in particularly effective or unusual ways.

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Renewable energy: what does it actually mean?

Phrases such as ‘renewable energy’ or ‘green energy provider’ are used a lot these days. We thought we’d take you through what we mean when we say we provide 100% renewable electricity.

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Engage with your energy supplier

Figures from the Competitions and Markets Authority paint a picture of a stagnant energy market in which 70% of consumers are disengaged with their energy supply and signed up to the most expensive ‘default’ tariffs available. Why?

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You’ve signed up – what happens next?

One of the many benefits of switching to Tonik is that we’re signed up to the Energy Switch Guarantee; we promise a reliable and hassle-free transition in just twenty-one days.

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