Getting free, independent advice on the complex area of electricity purchase and contracts is a key benefit to ATS members through the co-operative’s energy division, ATS Energy.
ATS Energy is focused upon both the broader issues facing our shareholders purchasing electricity for their farm businesses, and helping with individual client issues.
Thanks to a deep level of experience in the sector and strong local knowledge, ATS Energy can negotiate closely with electricity retailers to obtain favourable electricity rates and contract terms for shareholders.
ATS Energy can negotiate deals that recognise the seasonal variability farming clients face, in terms of power use and income generation.
Comparative energy cost analysis plays a big part in ATS Energy’s role, continually and independently ensuring members are getting the best option in a supply market becoming increasingly competitive.
ATS Energy is also committed to increasing members’ understanding of what can be a complex market through its regular newsletters. The team work hard to simplify accounts and contracts that have often proven confusing and complex.
ATS members also have a strong advocate working on their behalf when problems over contracts and supply arise.
ATS Energy can work through accounts with members, identifying cost components and their validity, and providing a valued source of advice when major disputes arise.
With electricity costs forming a major part of any irrigated farm’s costs, ATS Energy is a valuable resource available to members seeking the best value for their electricity dollar with hassle free, simple contract arrangements.
Shareholders choosing to put all their energy purchases and charges through ATS have access to the full suite of ATS Energy expertise, pricing, advice and support, ensuring all their energy needs are met.
If you need to know more about ATS Energy, contact Tracey Gordon at ATS Energy on 0800 289 287.