The National Grid has secured an additional 1.1GW of derated capacity for this winter to decrease the risk of power cuts. The transmission system operator said it has taken the “sensible precaution” to increase margins to just over 6 per ...Read More »
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Under the regulator’s plans, energy firms will be banned from charging catch-up bills for gas ...
Npower must “justify” to its customers why they are introducing one of the largest energ...
An IT company has joined forces with a green technology firm to develop wind turbines that can attac...
Experts have warned that by a government decision to quit Europe’s atomic power treaty, Britain’s fi...
Figures obtained by the BBC reveal that Britain’s energy firms are holding onto nearly £4bn of...
Energy suppliers have been given a demand by Ofgem that they have until the end of this month to fix their ‘frankly awful’ customer service complaints handling procedures. They have been told they need to explain to customers what changes ...Read More »
Labour claimed today that half a million people and small businesses might not be getting compensation for wrong billing and bad service. According to the figures, this could mean that unresolved complaints could be 20 times higher than official figures ...Read More »
An investigation has been launched by Ofgem, to look into why British Gas, npower and Eon have such a low rollout of advanced electricity meters for business customers. Ofgem will be looking to find out why the 3 companies have ...Read More »
The Lib Dems have pledged to close all British coal plants after 2025 and give a major new tax cut for energy efficiency. At the party’s Autumn conference in Glasgow today, Lib Dem Energy Secretary Ed Davey said that the ...Read More »
Hundreds of homes in the rental sector in Scotland have been awarded energy efficiency grants as part of a new £4.5 million initiative. 24 social landlords and local authorities will share the funds which will be used against the cost ...Read More »
Dong Energy have launched a new campaign for offshore wind to build awareness of “the important and growing role” it plays in the UK’s transition to a low carbon energy mix. DONG Energy’s ‘Offshore Wind Works’ advert suggests offshore ...Read More »
Utilities have stepped back from the market, ahead of talks to reform the supply which has driven prices lower than since the start of the recession, causing the price of carbon emission allowances to drop to it’s lowest level in ...Read More »
MoneySavingExpert.com has performed a survey in customer approval, where independent energy supplier Ovo Energy has come first in customer satisfaction. 82% of their customers said that the company’s service over the last six months has been “great” as compared to ...Read More »
Co-operative Energy has names Anesco as it’s Energy Company Obligation (Eco) delivery partner. The independent supplier passed it’s Eco threshold earlier this year with 250,000 accounts and have named Amesco to meet it’s targets. Ramsay Dunning, general group manager at ...Read More »