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2016


December 22, 2017

Sponsoring BSF Indonesia in the Boccia Challenge

In the season of giving, The RCMA Group & iSwitch sponsored 3 athletes from Indonesia to travel to Singapore to participate on the 1st International Boccia Challenge between Singapore and Indonesian Team. The competition took place in Millenia Walk in participation of the Giving Week 2017 on Friday 1st December. Giving Week was the perfect setting for this event as it is a national movement that encourages people to give back by donating and participating in events. Read More


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December 18, 2017

Dulwich College (Singapore) commits to 100% carbon neutral electricity

Dulwich College (Singapore) has become the first educational institution to take up iSwitch Electricity Retail’s newly launched “iSwitch2Green” product, allowing them to fully offset their carbon emissions via Carbon Credits. This program aims to look beyond just electricity costs savings, as it brings about environmental sustainability and awareness. Read More


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November 1, 2017

iSwitch exhibits at Manufacturing Solutions Expo 2017

iSwitch was delighted to exhibit at Manufacturing Solutions Expo 2017 which was held at the Singapore Expo on 25th to 27th October 2017. It is an annual one-stop exhibition platform for products and solutions providers to showcase innovative solutions, cost-effective technologies and products from over 120 regional and international brands. Read More

 




October 3, 2017

SMF and iSwitch celebrated Mid Autumn Festival

On the 3rd October members from the Singapore Manufacturing Association and iSwitch celebrate together the eve of the Mid Autumn Festival. The iSwitch team shared insights into the current market and highlighted how businesses can easily reduce their monthly electricity bills. Guests enjoyed some of the traditional festival activities like answering lantern riddles and eating mooncakes while also learning how easy it is to switch electricity provider. Read more.

 


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July 21, 2017

First Hotel in Singapore to be Carbon Neutral

SINGAPORE, July 2017 – hôtel vagabond Singapore has recently become the first carbon neutral hotel in Singapore, since April 2017. The hotel is one of the first few commercial consumers to take up iSwitch Electricity Retail’s newly launched product with Carbon Credits under the “iSwitch2Green” program. This program aims to look beyond just electricity costs savings, as it brings about environmental sustainability and efficiency of a business. Read more.


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July 10, 2017

Households Could Pay Less for Power as Electricity Market Opens Up to Competition

Electricity Market News

The Edge Singapore
Issue 787 2017
State of the City
Published 10 July 2016

EMA says the realiability and quality of electricity supply to consumers will remain the ”same” regardless of which retailer they choose to buy electricity from. Most retailers who spoke to The Edge Singapore expect to compete effectively on price.

Andrew Koscharsky, general manager for wholesale and trading at electricity retailer iSwitch, says his company will be able to offer an electricity package that is cheaper because it is tailored to the usage activity of average households.  Read more.


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June 21, 2017

iSwitch Received Recognition at SGX Electricity Futures 2nd Anniversary Celebration

On 21st June, iSwitch attended the SGX Electricity Futures 2nd Anniversary Drinks event in celebration of one more year of successful electricity futures trading. The event was well graced by the presence of prestige guests from the industry – other electricity retailers, traders, power generators and banks. Read more


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June 14, 2017

Climate Change Policies – Yes or No?

Carbon exchanges, taxes and tariff subsidies have been used all over the world to incentivise investment in renewables and other greenhouse gas abatement projects. Yet, pricing in the cost of greenhouse gas emissions has led to regulatory uncertainty in developing and developed countries alike, as the politics overtake the policy imperatives. Read more.


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May 29, 2017

iSwitch Featured in French Corporate Film Documentary

Born Global Concept is the first French producer of corporate films based in the modern metropolitan city, Paris. It is the only entity which assembles the ability of a strategy consulting firm, a communication agency and an influencer. Born Global Concept works with big companies in the field of energy on a regular basis, with the aim to raise awareness and interests for the public by works. Read more


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May 17, 2017

Powering Singapore’s Full Liberalisation of the Electricity Market

On Wednesday 17 May, members of the Singapore Semiconductor Industry Association (SSIA) attended a sharing session jointly organised with the Singapore Exchange (SGX) on how electricity futures and the liberalisation of Singapore’s electricity market can benefit the semiconductor industry. Being one of the prominent electricity retailers, iSwitch was excited to support this event as a lead sponsor and speaker addressed to an auditorium of 100 keen attendees. Read more.


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April 13, 2017

Movie Date with Customers and Fast Cars

iSwitch has organised its first movie night date with its customers. 200 guests were among the first few to catch the charts-topping Fast & Furious 8 at The Cathay last Thursday! Before the movie, our guests networked over refreshments and drinks during the reception. Unfortunately because of the rain, some guests missed our movie date. Nonetheless, those who managed to join us had an enjoyable time. Hope to see all and those we missed at our future events and movie dates. Read more


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October 19, 2016

New Electricity Retailer – iSwitch Helps to Lower Your Business Costs

Electricity Market News
Singapore Manufacturing Federation
Connect Magazine
Issue 3 2016
Industry Focus
Published Oct 2016

Electricity consumption is inevitable when operating a business; it is definitely an area that any management would be looking into towards cost reduction. And that is iSwitch’s goal: to help businesses reduce on their energy costs.

Stacy Gan, Sales Manager at iSwitch said, “While a company can adopt energy-saving methods to reduce energy consumption, there are also alternative and more competitive pricing options available in the market to reduce cost more effectively. We are proud to be working with SMF to offer low cost electricity plans.” Read more


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October 13, 2016

SMF Awards & 84th Anniversary Dinner 2016

On Thursday 13 Oct, Singapore Manufacturing Federation (SMF) held its annual keynote event – SMF Awards & 84th Anniversary Dinner at The Ritz Carlton, Millenia Singapore. Mr S. Iswaran, Minister for Trade & Industry (Industry), graced the function with close to 800 guests from the government agencies, embassies, and business community. The awards, which were given out during the evening, aim to recognise companies for their outstanding achievements in business growth, innovative business model and collaborative partnership. Read more.


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October 7, 2016

iSwitch Partners with Reuters and SGX for Industry’s First Ever Insightful Seminar

On Friday 7 Oct, besides partnering with Thomson Reuters and the Singapore Exchange (SGX), iSwitch has also invited the Energy Market Authority (EMA) and Wood Mackenzie to share their insights at this industry’s first ever seminar. Despite the rain, close to 100 attendees turned up at the Thomson Reuters Auditorium at One Raffles Quay. Read more

 


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September 15, 2016

Restaurant Association of Singapore and iSwitch Celebrates Mid Autumn with Electricity Cost Savings How-Tos

On 15 Sep, the Restaurant Association of Singapore and iSwitch celebrated with Mid Autumn Festival with more than a hundred F&B business owners and key personnel. iSwitch had timely shared updates on the liberalisation of Singapore’s electricity market and industry developments with the attendees as well. A food for thought that many left with from the evening – achieve significant electricity cost savings which in turn brings growth and sustainability for businesses. It was definitely a beautiful night with the bright full moon, great food and fantastic company! Read More


iSwitch shared market insights and electricity cost savings how-tos with RAS members