Business leaders discuss how they cut down on energy bills

Smart meter data shows that small businesses use 46% of their total electricity between 6pm and 8am.

A few simple changes could cut the office energy bill by up to 20%.

During The Business Show, UK’s largest business exhibition, business leaders revealed their best advice. They also discussed how businesses could cut down on energy bills and save costs.

Watch tips from some of the UK’s best-known business people – including Dragon’s Den’s Touker Suleyman, Brett Akker from Lovespace, Sage One’s Jonathan Dowden and Steven Bartlett from Social Chain – discuss how businesses can cut energy bills.

The views, opinions and positions expressed within the British Gas Business Blog are those of the author alone and do not represent those of British Gas. The accuracy, completeness and validity of any statements made within this blog are not guaranteed. British Gas accepts no liability for any errors, omissions or representations. The copyright in the content within the British Gas Business Blog belongs to the authors of such content and any liability with regards to infringement of intellectual property rights remains with them. For more information about the mix of fuels used to generate our electricity simply visit You can find information about how to make a complaint at