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E.ON launches tool to help people with prepayment meters find their nearest top-up location, wherever they are
E.ON is today (THURSDAY) launching a 'Prepayment Store Locator' tool which allows anyone with a prepayment meter to find the nearest place to top-up their energ...

E.ON’s :agile program enters next phase
E.ON’s “:agile” program, whose purpose is to nurture new business ideas, is widening its focus to include ideas from outside the company as well as those from e...

One million customers sign up to E.ON Rewards as new research reveals four in five Brits are now on loyalty reward schemes
Money-savvy Brits are reaping the benefits of company reward schemes with the majority of people (80%) signed up to at least one, according to new research from...

E.ON confirms it will apply for a maximum three year agreement for its Ratcliffe-on-Soar power station in the 2014 capacity auction
E.ON has today (FRI) confirmed that its application under the Capacity Market Rules was for a maximum three year agreement for its Ratcliffe-on-Soar power stati...

Deputy Prime Minister visits E.ON's Blackburn Meadows biomass facility in Sheffield
Energy company E.ON today welcomed the Rt Hon Nick Clegg MP to its £120million Blackburn Meadows biomass plant in Sheffield as the 30MW facility nears completio...

'Trusting you, trusting me': Over half of Brits cite trust as the most important factor in both business and personal relationships
New research1 from energy company E.ON shows people value similar attributes in their business and personal relationships, with trust topping the list of qualit...

E.ON serves up a helping of digital education at techy tea party
Nottingham residents are being invited to an educational tea party hosted by energy company E.ON. The event is open to anyone and will help local people switch ...

E.ON employees get on their bikes to help launch new charity partnership with Teenage Cancer Trust
E.ON employees are using pedal power to launch the company's new charity partnership with Teenage Cancer Trust....

E.ON welcomes consent decision for Rampion Offshore Wind Farm
E.ON has today (WEDNESDAY) received consent from the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, the Rt Hon Ed Davey MP, for its Rampion Offshore Wind Far...

E.ON celebrates official opening of Camster Wind Farm
E.ON’s Camster Wind Farm has been officially opened in a day of celebrations attended by local school children from Wick High School, Community Benefit Fund rec...

E.ON confirms support for new Home Office and Crimestoppers campaign
E.ON has today confirmed its full support for the new Home Office and Crimestoppers campaign to tackle commercial cannabis cultivation that was launched today....

Opportunity calling for young apprentices
E.ON has opened the application process for its Customer Service Apprenticeship scheme...

Bringing work home: British bosses attribute leadership success to personal performance tracking
Many business leaders are instinctive ‘trackers' by nature, motivated to monitor daily activity in their personal lives as well as their workplace in order to i...

2014 E.ON Annual Shareholders Meeting
E.ON is placing a greater emphasis on expanding its end-customer business. The company is already seeing the benefits of its improved service and individually t...

'E.ON uCreate Competition' launched to find youngsters with a creative spark
Creative youngsters are being asked to produce a 60 second broadcast advert on saving energy as part of the new nationwide 'E.ON uCreate Competition'....

E.ON ends rollover contracts for SME business customers
In an industry-leading move, E.ON is the first major energy supplier to end the process of automatic contract rollovers for all of its new and existing SME bus...

Local schoolchildren learn about the future of energy with E.ON
Schoolchildren from Stoke Minster School in Stoke on Trent have teamed up with pupils from Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire to help shape energy for the future a...

E.ON leading the way in youth recruitment programmes and customer service in the energy sector
E.ON has announced it is to pilot a Customer Service Apprenticeship scheme, helping to support the UK's youth unemployment agenda and nurturing talent of the fu...

E.ON’s Humber Gateway Offshore Wind Farm reaches key milestones
E.ON's £700 million Humber Gateway offshore wind farm has reached key milestone in its construction programme, including the successful completion of the first...

E.ON to change name of local wind farm and host final public exhibition
E.ON has today (WED) announced it is to change the name of Inverneill Wind Farm and is inviting local community members to attend a final public exhibition....

Energy efficiency project guarantees multi-million pound savings for Nottingham University Hospitals
Energy efficiency project guarantees multi-million pound savings for Nottingham University Hospitals...

E.ON supports Age UK in helping Derby residents use no more energy than they need this winter
E.ON has donated £1,000 worth of support and energy efficiency gifts to Age UK so it can help educate Derby residents about saving energy ahead of the colder w...

E.ON mourns the loss of Ulrich Hartmann
Ulrich Hartmann, for many years CEO and Supervisory Board Chairman of the energy utility E.ON, passed away today at the age of 75 years....

Primary school pupils learn about saving energy through an interactive ‘play in a day’
Primary school pupils across North Devon have been learning how to save energy by creating their own interactive 'play in a day', thanks to energy company E.ON....

E.ON wins national award for its commitment to diversity and inclusion in its recruitment processes
Energy company E.ON has been awarded the ‘Best Diversity and Inclusion Recruitment Strategy Award’ at the prestigious FIRM Awards in London. ...

E.ON UK comment in response to the publication of Labour's Green Paper on Energy
"There are many aspects of Labour's Green Paper that we do agree with and are the current basis for how we operate....

Staff switch-off: Frustrated bosses left to power down after hours
Britain's workers are leaving the majority of small business bosses fuming and frustrated by leaving lights, equipment and machinery powered up at the end of th...

Big E.ON Run raises over £20,000 for NSPCC
Hundreds of runners braved the Nottingham rain to take part in The Big E.ON Run, raising more than £20,000 for children's charity NSPCC....

E.ON comment on Ofgem energy efficiency announcement
Responding to the publication of Ofgem figures on delivery of the Energy Companies Obligation (ECO), Don Leiper, Director of Energy Efficiency at E.ON, said: "W...

E.ON to host series of exhibitions to gather local views on proposed Lorg and Benbrack Wind Farms
E.ON is inviting local community members to attend a series of public information sessions on the Lorg and Benbrack Wind Farm proposals, due to be held next wee...

Local School Children name new workboat at E.ON’s Robin Rigg Wind Farm
Three children from Northside Primary School in Workington have today attended a naming ceremony for a new Alicat vessel which is due to be deployed for operati...

Merseyside Fire Support Network and E.ON join forces to promote energy saving to local communities
Energy company E.ON and the Merseyside Fire Support Network have been working in partnership to offer over 1,700 vulnerable people from the local community ener...

E.ON takes to the road to bring energy savings to South Wingfield residents
Energy company E.ON recently took to the road to offer free practical energy-saving advice to local residents at a fun-filled family event, outside South Wingfi...

E.ON Global Commodities completes Board of Management
E.ON Global Commodities (EGC), E.ON SE's Düsseldorf –based energy trading unit, has appointed two new Chief Commercial Officers, thus completing the restructuri...

Yasmin Ali a finalist in The IET’s Young Woman Engineer of the Year Award
Yasmin Ali, an Operations Engineer with E.ON, is a finalist in The IET’s Young Woman Engineer of the Year Awards 2013...

E.ON launches online tool to help households understand and transform their energy use
Energy company E.ON has partnered with Opower, the global leader in customer engagement solutions for the utility industry....

Extended production stoppage at Njord
Statoil as operator of the Njord Field in Norway, in which E.ON has a 30 percent share, has decided to postpone resuming production after completing a turnaroun...

E.ON takes to the road to bring energy savings to South Wingfield residents
E.ON's energy experts were also on hand to offer general energy advice on how local people can save energy in their homes and money on their energy bills....

E.ON Response to Labour's energy proposals
Repsonding to today's proposals made by Labour regarding the energy market, E.ON said...

E.ON launches teaching resources to support STEM learning in schools
Education Business Partnership - South West (EBP-SW), together with energy company E.ON have launched a range of teaching resources at a sustainability event fo...

E.ON’s Tween Bridge community fund supports local projects in South Yorkshire
E.ON's Tween Bridge Wind Farm which was officially opened earlier this year will provide a Community Benefits Fund of approximately £1.25 million to benefit loc...

Press statement re: Generation transparency - new web address
In order to increase the robustness of its publishing capability, E.ON has today begun providing details of its UK and Netherlands based plant availability at h...

E.ON customers whose children receive free school meals could get £135 off their electricity bills - applications open now!
E.ON is encouraging customers whose children receive free school dinners to check whether they can get £135 off electricity bills(1) this winter as part of the ...

393 new apprentices recruited by E.ON in Germany
Around 400 young people will be starting their apprenticeships this year in 14 E.ON companies throughout Germany....

E.ON starts work on Helgoland base for its Amrumbank West wind farm
The building is part of an extensive conversion of the island's southern harbour. To enable use of Helgoland as a service port, new service and storage building...

E.ON holds Open House Party to celebrate the launch of its first customer service hub in Leicester
E.ON announced yesterday that residents in Leicester can now pop in for face to face energy advice, thanks to the launch of its new customer service hub on the...

E.ON team leads Give & Gain Day for local school
A group of 10 employees from energy company E.ON donated a total of 70 hours to help clear an area of land at Holgate School in Hucknall....

Sherlock and pupils from schools across the UK crack the case
Schoolchildren across the UK have joined forces with Sherlock Holmes to investigate where electricity comes from and how to be more energy efficient....

E.ON commended for commitment to equality in recruitment
E.ON has been announced that it has been awarded the ‘Inclusive Recruitment' award from the Employers Network for Equality and Inclusion (ENEI). ...

Marcus Schenck to join Goldman Sachs, Klaus Schäfer to become new E.ON CFO
Werner Wenning thanks Marcus Schenck for his outstanding work as CFO...

Coventry Community Energy Fit scheme sparks local employment opportunities
According to latest figures* there were approaching 10,000 unemployed people in Coventry last month. Coventry's Community Energy Fit (CEF) initiative, set up by...

E.ON sets up new venture-capital activities
E.ON’s increased focus on distributed and smart energy solutions includes making strategic co-investments in startup companies with innovative technologies or n...

E.ON's Open House welcomes expectant mums
Mums-to-be gathered at E.ON's Open House, on Nottingham's Lister Gate, for an energy efficiency-themed coffee morning hosted by the energy company....

Call of eight leading energy companies to EU leaders for a revitalized energy policy
The signatories remain committed to the EU’s ambition for an energy policy based on the principles of competitiveness, security of supply and sustainable develo...

E.ON and METRO Cash & Carry form partnership for distributed energy solutions at wholesale sites in Germany and Russia
E.ON and METRO Cash & Carry will now work together to foster the growth of distributed energy. ...

E.ON's first-quarter results in line with expectations
Significant reduction in debt...

Share of women in executive positions rising further: DAX 30 companies publish second status report
The 30 DAX companies continue to systematically implement their voluntary commitment to increase the share of women in executive positions....

Community energy scheme does the job
Residents across five cities have been toasting the success of the Community Energy Fit scheme, which provides energy efficiency training and practical work exp...

E.ON expands its market position in Brazil through an increase of its stake in MPX to 36.1 per cent
Strengthening of partnership with Eike Batista to successfully develop the 10 GW project pipeline...

E.ON moves forward with transformation in difficult times
Düsseldorf-based E.ON SE posted EBITDA of about €10.8 billion and underlying net income of about €4.2 billion in the 2012 financial year....

Great Yarmouth boat yard to build new vessels to support offshore wind generation
E.ON has awarded Great Yarmouth based Alicat Workboats a contract to build four new state of the art vessels to support offshore wind generation. The first to b...

Over half of Brits frustrated by customer service but shy away from complaining
Even though over half (51%) of Brits are frustrated by poor customer service at least once a month, only a quarter (25%) would actually complain about it accord...

E.ON employees donate a present for every child in care in Nottingham this Christmas
Employees from energy company E.ON have been hard at work supporting Nottingham City Council's ‘Collect a Star' campaign and donating presents for children in l...

Energetic celebrations for new £20,000 solar panels at Ackers Adventure activity centre
Pupils from Sparkhill, Sparkbrook and Small Heath came together to help celebrate the installation of solar photovoltaic (PV) panels at Ackers Adventure with an...

E.ON and RWE npower close deal to sell Horizon Nuclear Power to Hitachi Ltd.
E.ON and RWE have today (Monday 26th Nov) announced the completion of the sale of Horizon Nuclear Power to Hitachi, Ltd., (TSE: 6501). As previously announced, ...

E.ON supports the Emilia Romagna for the rebirth
Continues the company's commitment to serving their local communities, with solidarity and support for the territorial development....

E.ON participates in the IV CSR MarketPlace 2012 Forética with triple energy initiatives and Football Family
Projects compete in the categories of responsibility to the climate and the impact on the community...

Lundquist CSR Online Awards: E.ON, the second society 'in Germany in digital communication, sustainability an
E.ON has received the Lundquist CSR Online Awards 2012, making it the second company in Germany in the digital communication of sustainability and corporate res...

E.ON: Supervisory Board fulfills further requirements for launch of E.ON SE
Constitution of Supervisory Board and appointment of Board of Management completed Wenning lauds departing Supervisory Board members...

E.ON employee goes that extra mile for charity
Nottingham-based Neil Green successfully completed the Berlin Marathon at the weekend and raised £135 for the company's charity of the year, NSPCC....

E.ON is a Top Employer for Working Families 2012
E.ON was in the top 10 employers scoring the highest in the Working Families Benchmark and Awards...

South West's first energy centre officially unveiled
Footage New video footage has been released today marking the end of construction of E.ON's £3 million energy centre serving Exeter's new Skypark and Cranbrook ...

E.ON completes the first phase of a partnership with Milton Keynes Council to create ‘Smart Homes of the future’
Over three-quarters of homes have changed their attitude towards energy through participation Minute-by-minute information significantly changes understanding o...

E.ON urges Brits to stop throwing money down the plughole
E.ON has released new research providing insight into Brits' bathing habits, revealing people in the UK spend almost two billion shower-hours1 and over one bill...

Carry on camping (as long as there is electricity)
Over a third (36%) of children won't camp because they can't charge gadgets A quarter of UK adults plan to go camping this year E.ON designs ‘Tent of the Futu...

E.ON UK response to DECC ‘Energy Red Tape Challenge' results
E.ON UK has today welcomed the publication of DECC's ‘Energy Red Tape Challenge' review. Commenting on the announcement which details the results of a formal re...

Cheshire charity for adults living with aspergers gains support from E.ON community fund
Cheshire Aspergers Parents Support (ChAPS) has been awarded a grant of £2,000 from E.ON's Employee Community Fund, courtesy of E.ON employee Carolyn Delehanty. ...

Commitment to helping disadvantaged children wins E.ON employee volunteer of the year award
E.ON employee, Tony Jenkin Jones, Senior Community Relations Executive at E.ON, has won Employee Volunteer of the Year 2012 at the East Midlands Business in the...

New CEO E.ON Russia appointed
Maxim Shirokov to take over responsibility for E.ON’s business in Russia Maxim Shirokov has been appointed CEO of E.ON Russia with effect from 17th July 2012. ...

Customer first: Reset Review truly becoming part of E.ON's DNA
Dr. Tony Cocker, Chief Executive of E.ON UK, today (WED) promised that E.ON will continue to make things better for customers as it continues to push forward bu...

E.ON employees are highly commended in West Midlands Community Team Leader of the Year award
The award recognises individual team leaders in the West Midlands who have supported inspired and led their employee volunteering teams, using skills and time t...

Nottinghamshire Scout Group gains support from E.ON Community Fund
The 1st Trentside Scout Group, based near Nottingham, has been awarded a grant of £2,000 from E.ON's Employee Community Fund, courtesy of E.ON employee Debbie C...

Sheffield educational farm trust gains support from E.ON community fund
Whirlow Hall Farm Trust in Sheffield, has been awarded a grant of over £950 from E.ON's Employee Community Fund, courtesy of E.ON employee Daniel Metcalfe. ...

Kent hostel for the homeless gains support from E.ON Community Fund
Ashdown Medway Accommodation Trust (AMAT), based in Chatham, has been awarded a grant of £2,000 from E.ON's Employee Community Fund, courtesy of E.ON employee J...

E.ON kick-starts energising apprenticeships for 100 young jobseekers
E.ON has announced a £100,000 funding package to kick-start the recruitment of 100 young jobseekers into energy efficiency apprenticeships....

E.ON Supervisory Board paves way for transforming company into European stock corporation (SE)
The E.ON Supervisory Board’s committees have developed further the plans for proposing to the 2012 E.ON Annual Shareholders Meeting that the company be converte...

Nottinghamshire primary school gains support from E.ON Community Fund
Crompton View Primary School in Bilsthorpe has been awarded a grant of £2,000 from E.ON’s Employee Community Fund, courtesy of E.ON employee Doug Mincher. The ...

Teenage Cancer Trust unit in Nottingham wins funding from E.ON Community Fund
Teenage Cancer Trust's planned unit at the Queen's Medical Centre in Nottingham, has been awarded a grant of £2,000 from E.ON's Employee Community Fund, courtes...

West Midland's based charity for children gains support from E.ON Community Fund
The UK charity Sunfield, based in Clent, near Stourbridge, has been awarded a grant of £2,000 from E.ON's Employee Community Fund, courtesy of E.ON employee Hel...

Joint Press Release: MPX and E.ON to form a strategic partnership to invest in the Brazilian and Chilean energy market
MPX, a company with the largest portfolio of licensed integrated energy projects in South America, will raise R$ 1,000,000,063.00 (� 423 million) through a ca...

E.ON helps Stoke-on-Trent community group get Energy Fit this winter
Chell Heath Residents Association in Stoke on Trent has been awarded a grant of nearly £5,000 from E.ON's Sustainable Energy Fund as part of its work with chari...

Stockton Hospice gains support from E.ON community fund
Butterwick Hospice in Stockton on Tees has been awarded a grant of £1,500 from E.ON's Employee Community Fund, courtesy of E.ON employee Terry Finnigan....

E.ON announces construction plans for biomass energy plant in Sheffield
E.ON has today unveiled further details and images of its biomass-fired renewable energy plant, which will begin construction at the end of November, at Blackbu...

E.ON and Tesco Clubcard announce help for customers this winter and beyond
£10 of Tesco Clubcard vouchers = £15 off E.ON energy bills ...

Offshore wind continues to drive value to UK industry
..E.ON has today released new figures demonstrating the benefit offshore wind brings to the UK economy. The report based on E.ON's Robin Rigg offshore wind far...

E.ON Welcomes first steps taken at DECC Energy Summit
E.ON Welcomes first steps taken at DECC Energy Summit but urges more must be done ...

Two-thirds of Brits are confused about smart meters Over a third of the UK don’t know what a smart meter is
According to new research from energy company E.ON, nearly two-thirds (63%) of the UK is confused about smart meters and what they do – despite the Government’s...

£6.6m project launched to help homes in Derby get energy fit
Anticipated energy savings of more than £600* a year per home...

Management changes in E.ON Group
As part of the challenges the E.ON Group is facing, there will be some significant changes within the management of E.ON Ruhrgas AG (Global Unit Gas), E.ON Ener...

Derbyshire children enjoy outdoor learning thanks to E.ON community fund
Northfield Nursery in Dronfield, has been awarded a grant of £1,000 from E.ON's Employee Community Fund, courtesy of E.ON employee Andrew Emley. ...

Tony Cocker to succeed Paul Golby at E.ON UK
E.ON AG has nominated Tony Cocker to succeed Paul Golby to lead E.ON UK....

E.ON community fund supports mums to be in the north of England
Medequip4Kids, based in Prestwich, near Manchester, has been awarded a grant of £2,000 from E.ON's Employee Community Fund, courtesy of E.ON employee Ben Suther...

E.ON receives CommunityMark award from Business in the Community
E.ON has become one of only a handful of UK companies to be given a CommunityMark award from Business in the Community (BITC) in recognition for the company's i...

E.ON UK is Graduate Employer of the Year, 2011
At the TARGETjobs National Graduate Recruitment Awards, E.ON was named Graduate Employer of the Year 2011...

E.ON welcomes 'leader' position in sustainable utilities report
E.ON has today welcomed the announcement that it has been positioned as a leader among companies delivering sustainable energy services and supply for UK busine...

E.ON launches healthcare benefits scheme to 20,000 staff
Energy giant E.ON has launched a new employee healthcare scheme, offering private medical cover to 4,000 managers and a healthcare cashplan to the remaining 16,...

E.ON volunteers transform Walsall school grounds
A group of 15 willing volunteers from E.ON's Kingswinford site recently spent a day transforming the grounds at Castlefort JMI School in Walsall for the childre...

E.ON once again among the top 5 best employers in Germany
E.ON has been named one of the 100 best employers in Germany. E.ON also achieved an excellent 5th place postion in the category "Companies with over 5,000 emplo...

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Youngsters from Morven Park Primary School in Kirkby in Ashfield have shared their thoughts on the work that energy company E.ON has done at the centre over the...

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Students from two West Midlands schools have been brushing up their business skills and helping to promote engineering apprenticeships at E.ON's Engineering Aca...

E.ON employees across the country help donate over £236,000 to charities and community groups
During 2010 energy company E.ON donated more than £236,000 to charities and not for profit organisations from the company's Employee Community Fund. ...

Leicestershire Age Concern centre gets energy efficiency funding thanks to E.ON
E.ON, one of the UK's leading energy companies, has awarded over £6,500 to Age Concern Oadby and Wigston to fund energy efficiency improvements....

E.ON’s employees help bag support for Cancer Research UK
E.ON employees have raised over £9,000 for Cancer Research UK after filling hundreds of charity bags across the country....

Natika-faye and Hannah prove engineering is a job for the girls
Natika-faye Thomas and Hannah Swaby are proof engineering isn't just a job for the boys. They've completed an E.ON course designed to attract new recruits to in...

E.ON winner for transport initiative
E.ON has been recognised for its part in a transport scheme to boost the use of electric cars in the UK....

E.ON, DONG Energy and Masdar give green light to build world
E.ON, DONG Energy and Masdar have today announced that they will invest €2.2bn in building the first 630MW phase of the London Array offshore wind farm in the T...

Trainee Jessica proves providing power is not just a job for the boys
Jessica Morgan is proof positive that handling high-voltage electrical cables isn't just a job for the boys....

E.ON tops Ofgem’s table with highest social spend per customer
E.ON, one of the UK leading electricity and gas companies, has today (Friday) welcomed a new Ofgem report which reveals that E.ON spent more per customer accoun...

E.ON invites local residents to find out more about its West Ancroft wind farm proposal
E.ON is due to hold two public exhibitions to provide West Ancroft residents with the opportunity to voice their opinions about the plans for a new wind farm....

E.ON announces plans to build one of UK’s largest biomass power stations at Port of Bristol
E.ON, one of the country's leading green generators, has today (TUES) announced plans to invest around £300m in a biomass power station at the Port of Bristol. ...

E.ON’s Energy Services Tipton-based business scoops major gas industry award
Industry Development Services Ltd (IDSL), part of E.ON's Energy Services business, has been named as one of the best in its field at the 2008 Gas Industry Award...

Career connections: E.ON welcomes Women Engineers of the future
More than 100 budding young women engineers from across the Midlands have been making a connection with a possible future career, taking part in E.ON UK's first...

E.ON’s Alice scoops prestigious industry engineering award
An electrical engineer from energy firm E.ON has scooped the top accolade at the prestigious Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) Young Woman Enginee...
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