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What gets monitored gets managed, the saying goes, and it seems bosses have well and truly taken this maxim to heart, with 70 per cent tracking their progress both at work and at home.

E.ON Connecting Energies, the new unit of E.ON focusing on energy efficiency and distributed energy solutions in the B2B sector, has acquired Matrix, the energy management and efficiency services for commercial buildings.

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Small businesses are wasting millions of pounds because they do not shut down their computers at night, new research has revealed.

Energy group E.ON plans to slash 9,000 jobs, some 10 per cent of its workforce, as part of a strategy aimed at saving 1.5 billion euros.

The cuts included 6,000 European posts along with 3,000 others that would go as some of the group's activities were relocated, according to German newspaper Die Welt.

The group employs around 90,000 people in Europe.

UK companies say that a more difficult economy in 2008 is having a direct impact on their efforts to save energy, the annual E.ON Energy Action survey has found.

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David Hughes sums up his entrepreneurial career to date thus: four spectacular successes and two failures. He founded the sports retailer Allsports and achieved turnover of £180 million before a vicious price war meant decline, administration in 2005 and a sell-off to rival JD Sports.

It took Richard Shonn, managing director of 151 Products, three years to find a warehouse big enough for his requirements.