energy prices

700,000 homes switched to renewable energy as First Utility is rebranded Shell Energy

First Utility – the UK’s seventh largest energy supplier – has today rebranded as Shell Energy in a move that will see its 700,000 customers switched to renewable electricity overnight.

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Millions of households to feel the heat of "brutal" £117 energy price cap increase

Households are facing potential average increase of £117 on their  annual energy bill as the regulator increases the price cap.

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Why don’t people switch energy providers? Five behavioural insights to think about

Paying bills is so mundane, it’s like breathing. And unless something goes seriously wrong, we don’t think about breathing, we just do it.

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Energy market disarray: Big Six energy firms SSE and Npower abandon plans to merge

Consumers will not face reduced choice from the biggest energy firms as SSE and Npower abandon their proposed mega-merger.

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Three million households are in debt to their energy supplier - and they owe £134 each on average

The number of households owing money to their energy supplier has increased by over 300,000 in the past year, new research shows.

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