Looking back over 2015

Paul Martin
TEAM Managing Director

Here at TEAM we have had a great year with a multitude of improvements to our software and services. We launched our next generation of Hosted Services – TEAM Sigma Cloud, which brings a host of benefits including the TEAM Sigma Energy Viewer, superfast Gigabit Internet connectivity, and the highest level of security. We held a series of Regional Support Groups and our 28th User Group Conference, which also marked our 30th year in business.

2015 at a glance

We are delighted to welcome back BT as a software customer following a three year break. They have used our software since 1986 and it’s a privilege to be working with them again.TEAM Sigma Cloud

TEAM Sigma Cloud became the new home for our Hosted Services, providing customers access to the TEAM Sigma browser interface and Sigma Energy Viewer software. We are utilising the power of IBM’s SoftLayer which provides the highest performing cloud infrastructure available.

We held three very successful TEAM Heat Metering Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) training courses. Another date was announced for 1st March 2016.

We brought in extra resources to cope with the increasing Energy Saving Opportunities Scheme (ESOS) workload. The 5th December deadline has now passed and non-compliant businesses could now be facing fines of up to £90,000, unless they act now. Read more…

TEAM Regional Support Group Durham

Our popular series of Regional Support Groups took place in April, May and June with events in London, Birmingham, Belfast, Durham, Manchester, Sheffield, Exeter, Wales and Scotland. Feedback was extremely positive with many describing the groups as a great opportunity to network, share ideas and meet other users of the system.

We launched our new Tenant Billing Service after a number of organisations approached us to devise a robust billing algorithm that stands up to potential challenges by tenants. The service can help multi-site organisations to accurately divide utility costs between tenants. Read More…

Justine Grant, TEAM’s Senior Energy Consultant was invited to speak at this year’s Heating and Renewables Roadshow – the UK’s only regional event for heating and renewable energy professionals. She spoke on behalf of the Building and Engineering Services Association (B&ES) on the subject of ‘Understanding Heat Metering.Paul Martine - TEAM UGC2015

We helped many businesses claim RHI through Biogas and District Heating Schemes, which have become increasingly popular choices for organisations working towards a low-carbon future.

In November, we held our 28th annual User Group Conference, which also marked our 30th year in business. We introduced an ‘Arrive and Drive’ breakout area, featuring our Sigma Energy Viewer and welcomed a line-up of case study guest speakers.

TEAM are working hard behind the scenes on new developments for our customers in 2016 to meet the challenges and demands of the ever evolving arena of energy management.