energy

Energy giants SSE and Npower cleared to merge by competition regulator

Wednesday, 10 October 2018 | News

Consumer choice amongst the biggest energy firms set to reduce as Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) gives green light to company merger.

Is it time for our cash to go green?

Tuesday, 25 September 2018 | Blog | By Helen Knapman

Perhaps it’s time we all took a long hard look at where our money is going.

Dismal customer service adds to woes over British Gas complaint

Friday, 21 September 2018 | Article

Some of your queries are relatively easy to sort out. They usually involve a problem or mistake and once I point it out to a company, it usually tries to respond positively.

Challenger energy provider Ovo hikes prices by up to 12.4% adding £135 on to customers’ bills

Monday, 17 September 2018 | News

Challenger energy provider Ovo has hiked the price of its variable tariffs by well above the rate of inflation.

Three hikes in 2018 - Bulb raises prices for 600,000 households

Friday, 14 September 2018 | News

Bulb Energy is hiking prices for the third time this year, with customers being hit with an inflation-busting 11.1% increase in November.

Ofgem energy price cap will cut priciest ‘Big Six’ tariffs by £120

Thursday, 06 September 2018 | News

More than 11 million households could see their energy bills fall by £75 on average a year, after the energy regulator Ofgem unveils details of its price cap.

Half of the cheapest energy deals are green

Wednesday, 22 August 2018 | News

Green energy deals are now as competitively priced as their non-green counterparts, according to price comparison site uSwitch.

Four fifths of households fail to switch in Ofgem energy trial

Monday, 20 August 2018 | News

Only one in five households who were offered a cheaper energy tariff chose to change provider, according to a collective switching trial from energy regulator Ofgem.

Half of energy switchers are shunning the 'Big Six'

Wednesday, 15 August 2018 | News

British households are leaving the ‘Big Six’ energy providers in droves, according to the latest figures from Energy UK.

Citizens Advice calls for smart meter rollout delay after receiving 3,000 complaints

Friday, 10 August 2018 | News

Citizens Advice has called on the government to extend the smart meter rollout by three years after receiving 3,000 complaints about the gadgets.