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Energy: support measures proposed for professionals in 2024 Bruno Le Maire, French Minister for the Economy, Finance, Industrial and Digital Sovereignty, announced on November 30 the energy support measures proposed for professionals in 2024.
Mission Transition Écologique: the new platform designed to help VSEs and SMEs in their approach The "Mission Transition Écologique" platform is designed to help VSEs and SMEs access the most appropriate assistance for their situation.
Updated energy checklist, essential support for companies The Energy Crisis Committee offers business leaders a checklist, which has just been updated, to help them make the right decisions when it comes to...
Cash flow difficulties for very small businesses Against a backdrop of high inflation, the cash position of very small businesses continues to deteriorate. Nevertheless, managers remain optimistic.
The "guichet d'aide au paiement des factures de gaz et d'électricité de mars et avril" is open until August 31. The "guichet d'aide au paiement des factures d'énergie" for the submission of applications for the months of March and April is now open.
Electricity buffer and tariff shield: submission of eligibility certificate postponed Businesses eligible for the electricity buffer or the tariff shield have until June 30, 2023 to send their supplier a certificate of eligibility for one of these two...
"Baisse les Watts" helps very small businesses reduce their energy bills for free Launched in November 2022, the "Baisse les Watts" program aims to support VSE/SMEs in controlling their energy consumption.
Schemes to help very small businesses pay their energy bills 2023 Since the war in Ukraine and the ensuing sharp rise in gas and electricity prices, very small businesses have been able to benefit from a number of...
How the war in Ukraine transformed the European energy market Since the start of the Russian-Ukrainian war a year ago, the European energy market has undergone major upheavals.
Electricity: MWh price capped at 280 euros in 2023 for very small businesses At a time when rising energy prices are having an impact on many businesses, the price of a megawatt-hour (MWh) has been capped at 280 euros this year for very small...
Threat of power cuts and gas shortages recedes In France, the threat of power cuts and gas shortages seems to be receding for the end of winter, according to RTE and GRTgaz.
Eurozone: growth forecasts revised upwards Economists are beginning to revise their growth forecasts for the eurozone upwards, allaying fears of recession.
Purchasing managers, essential links in the midst of the supply crisis In a context marked by inflation, shortages and the energy crisis, buyers play a crucial role for companies.
Business power cuts: is the loss of perishable goods covered by insurers? In the event of a power cut, the loss of perishable foodstuffs suffered by businesses is not systematically covered by insurance.
French inflation slows to 5.9% in December Inflation slowed slightly in France last month, coming in at 5.9% year-on-year, compared with 6.2% in November.
Power cuts: insurers won't always compensate businesses The power cuts announced for this winter raise the question of compensation for businesses by their insurers.
SMEs help local authorities cut their electricity bills Like the French, local authorities have been hard hit by rising electricity prices.
Terms and conditions for the implementation of power cuts in businesses The government has unveiled the conditions for implementing the power cuts that businesses may have to contend with.
Businesses concerned about the risk of power cuts With January shaping up to be a complex month in terms of electricity supply, businesses are trying to prepare for the risk of load shedding.
Energy bills: a new one-stop shop for businesses Companies that do not benefit from the tariff shield can apply for state aid via a new one-stop shop.
Clement weather and lower consumption: energy prices on the decline Lower consumption and mild temperatures across Europe are driving down gas and electricity prices.
Electricity: RTE to return 1 billion euros to customers in 2023 At the beginning of 2023, the high-voltage line operator will redistribute more than 1 billion euros in surplus revenue to its customers.
Energy prices threaten household and business solvency Soaring energy prices are threatening the solvency of households and businesses alike, and increasing the risk of default.
How are companies anticipating soaring energy prices? Office managers and company directors are looking for ways to limit the rise in their energy bills this winter.
Banks take steps to reduce energy consumption With the threat of electricity shortages looming over Europe this winter, banks are implementing a series of measures.
Gas and electricity: assistance for energy-hungry businesses extended and expanded The scheme to help companies that consume large amounts of gas and electricity has been extended, announced the French Minister of the Economy and Finance on Tuesday September 6.
Gas and electricity: assistance for high-consumption businesses As part of its economic and social resilience plan, the French government has announced the introduction of assistance for companies that consume large quantities of gas and electricity....