Centrica is set to take over irish state-owned energy firm Bord Gais Energy as part of a €1.12 billion deal. The company was named the preferred bidder on Thursday as part of a consortium of UK and Canadian ...Read More »
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Centrica is set to take over irish state-owned energy firm Bord Gais Energy as part of...
Households that have a smart meter installed are happier with their suppliers, according to a new su...
According to the Orange Partnership, contractors in the water industry are overcharging through staf...
Double the number of energy customers moved to new suppliers in November, according to figures from ...
Chancellor George Osborne made his Autumn Statement today, coming through on the Prime Minister̵...
Households that have a smart meter installed are happier with their suppliers, according to a new survey by Uswitch.com. The survey showed that 92% of households are happy with their smart meters and 87% would recommend it to others. 12% ...Read More »
According to the Orange Partnership, contractors in the water industry are overcharging through staffing costs. The overcharging has formed part of several uncovered charges which is estimated to cost the industry more than £500 million from 2010-2015. Phil Joyce , ...Read More »
Double the number of energy customers moved to new suppliers in November, according to figures from Electralink. 614,000 customers changed suppliers last month which is double than the previous month. It is also the highest level since 2010. Independent suppliers ...Read More »
Chancellor George Osborne made his Autumn Statement today, coming through on the Prime Minister’s pledge to ‘roll back’ green levies and giving a tax break to shale gas developers. Osborne said the country should not ‘turn it’s back’ on shale ...Read More »
A usage saving of 40% could be made in London by 2016 with new plans for energy saving LED lighting in the capital. Transport for London hopes to make a saving of £ 1.85 million per year with the scheme, ...Read More »
Labour announced it’s plan yesterday for the ‘biggest reform of the energy market since privatisation’ with their green energy paper. The paper shows how the market will be ‘reset’ during the 20 month price freeze that leader Ed Miliband announced ...Read More »
South West Water (SWW) has announced it’s freezing it’s standard tariffs and standing charges until April 2015 since posting an increase of 7.6% in profit before tax to £87.3 million. The company’s profit was up due to “higher revenues, rigorous cost ...Read More »
Climate change minister Greg Barker announced today that The Green Investment Bank is planning to back district heating projects as the public interest in renewable heat grows. A funding programme launched by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (Decc) ...Read More »
The Office for National Statistics latest release shows that excess winter deaths rose by almost a third in 2012/13 compared to the previous year. This represented a 29% increase, with an estimated 31,100 more people dying in the winter months, ...Read More »