Ovo Energy has acquired SSE’s domestic supply arm, in a £500 million deal that disrupts the ranks of the Big Six. Continue Reading
Small suppliers are attracting increasing numbers of consumer complaints and their collapse is depriving complainants of redress and posing a financial burden to the Energy Ombudsman, the service said in its annual report. Continue Reading
Just a week after green supplier Octopus Energy confirmed it was forming a partnership Co-op Energy, it has confirmed a further, international acquisition. Continue Reading
Energy suppliers may be required to quickly identify customers with prepayment meters who are self-disconnecting or self-rationing and extend them support, under new proposals from Ogem. Continue Reading
One of Britain’s fastest growing medium energy suppliers could soon have more than one million customers, as it contemplates a merger with another challenger.
Energy customers, especially vulnerable households, must be protected as the retail energy market undergoes rapid change, decarbonising and adopting new technologies. Continue Reading
Big Six supplier has called on the government to increase the cap on the capacity of new renewable energy infrastructure under the Contract for Difference (CfD) auction to be held next year.
Energy regulator Ofgem has imposed more stringent market entry tests for new energy suppliers, following a string of failures in the industry. Continue Reading
Over quarter of a million energy customers have found themselves on expensive tariffs after their energy company went out of business, according to a new study from consumer group Which? Continue Reading