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A Day in the Life of a Project Manager

By Steve Gray, Project Manager at Squire Energy It’s fair to say that my mornings have changed quite a bit in recent years. My four-year-old daughter has just discovered how to open the door to her bedroom by herself, so she now acts as my alarm clock in the mornings. I leave for work quite […]

Smart gas meters: the rollout and its challenges

One of the biggest challenges we are facing at Squire Energy right now is posed by the UK government’s smart meter rollout scheme. Under the scheme, energy suppliers are required to begin the process of transitioning from traditional energy meters to smart meters, with a target of offering a smart meter to every home or […]

Lighting up London: gas street lights

 The history of gas street lights The first well-recorded public street lighting with gas was demonstrated in Pall Mall, London, on January 28, 1807. In June of that year,   a line of gas street lights was illuminated by Frederick Winsor, an engineer, to celebrate the birthday of King George III. Each one was fed […]

Meet the Team – Joanna Loxley, Project Manager

What’s your job title? Project Manager   What does your job involve? I am responsible for managing and overseeing works from quotation stage, through to project completion. As a Project Manager for the Quotations Team, I am the first point of contact for customers and aim to build and maintain relationships with key clients.   […]

Natural Gas Around the World

With natural gas predicted to play an ever-increasingly important role in the world’s energy supply (read our blog on this here), we’ve created a ‘Natural Gas Around the World’ infographic to illustrate exactly where this gas comes from, and where it’s heading.  

2019 Natural Gas projections

After a year where headlines have been dominated by economic uncertainty and rising trade tensions, the outlook for the energy market looks set to remain uncertain going into 2019. However, with natural gas set to be the ‘fuel of the future’ one thing we can be sure of is that it will have a significant […]

Meet the Team – Sam Sneyd, Operations Planner

What’s your job title? Operations Planner at Squire Energy.   What does your role involve? I coordinate and plan all works carried out by Squire Energy. It is my job to contact the local authorities and obtain the relevant agreements required for Squire to carry out our works in the public highways.   What’s your […]

Squire Energy STOR Power Plants Projects in the UK

Gas is the ‘fuel of the future’ – read our blog on why here – and STOR (Short Term Operating Reserves) power plants are playing a big part in helping the UK transition to greener energy resources. STOR power plants are fuelled by gas, and are crucial in the UK’s energy infrastructure, providing energy to […]