2007 September news archive


30 September

'Customer demand' influences Scottish and Southern Energy's review

'Customer demand' influences Scottish and Southern Energy's review

30 September

ScottishPower granted planning permission for wave farm

ScottishPower granted planning permission for wave farm

30 September

New guidelines for credit cards announced

New guidelines for credit cards announced

27 September

House prices increase again in September

House prices increase again in September

27 September

Energy suppliers 'not doing enough' to tackle climate change

Energy suppliers 'not doing enough' to tackle climate change

27 September

High-powered lightbulbs to be switched off

High-powered lightbulbs to be switched off

26 September

PPI customers 'not getting fair treatment'

PPI customers 'not getting fair treatment'

26 September

79% of homeowners would 'opt for fixed rate mortgage'

79% of homeowners would 'opt for fixed rate mortgage'

26 September

UK's gas imports increased

UK's gas imports increased

25 September

Government 'not doing enough' to help carbon cutting companies

Government 'not doing enough' to help carbon cutting companies

25 September

Customers 'plan to reduce' their number of credit cards

Customers 'plan to reduce' their number of credit cards

25 September

Prudential launch 'healthy' protection insurance

Prudential launch 'healthy' protection insurance

24 September

Insurers to do 'everything possible' to help tornado-hit public

Insurers to do 'everything possible' to help tornado-hit public

24 September

Small companies 'being taken for a ride' on energy

Small companies 'being taken for a ride' on energy

24 September

Car ownership costs increase by 2.6%

Car ownership costs increase by 2.6%

23 September

Lloyds TSB claims consumer confidence 'remains high'

Lloyds TSB claims consumer confidence 'remains high'

23 September

Consumers move to 'take advantage of credit crisis'

Consumers move to 'take advantage of credit crisis'

23 September

New Ofgem proposals set to increase gas costs

New Ofgem proposals set to increase gas costs

20 September

Research suggests new measurement for loan costs

Research suggests new measurement for loan costs

20 September

Car park prangs 'cost UK drivers £2.4bn'

Car park prangs 'cost UK drivers £2.4bn'

20 September

Google considers joining UK broadband market

Google considers joining UK broadband market

19 September

Consumer groups asked about the future of UK energy

Consumer groups asked about the future of UK energy

19 September

House buyers urged to 'shop around for the best mortgage'

House buyers urged to 'shop around for the best mortgage'

19 September

EU energy proposals could bring 'real competition' to UK market

EU energy proposals could bring 'real competition' to UK market

18 September

New homeowners 'should expect to spend £11,000 in first year'

New homeowners 'should expect to spend £11,000 in first year'

18 September

Commission recommends better information for energy customers

Commission recommends better information for energy customers

18 September

People 'can't afford to retire'

People 'can't afford to retire'

17 September

Government backs faster broadband

Government backs faster broadband

17 September

18% of parents invest their pensions in their children

18% of parents invest their pensions in their children

17 September

Home buyers 'keep confidence' in property market

Home buyers 'keep confidence' in property market

16 September

Lib Dems call for 'green mortgage' introduction

Lib Dems call for 'green mortgage' introduction

16 September

Planning permission granted for wave farm

Planning permission granted for wave farm

16 September

68% of UK motorists 'admit to dangerous driving'

68% of UK motorists 'admit to dangerous driving'

13 September

Northern Rock has no "underlying business problems"

Northern Rock has no "underlying business problems"

13 September

Orange 'to close dial-up service'

Orange 'to close dial-up service'

13 September

Npower's Essex windfarm gets green light

Npower's Essex windfarm gets green light

12 September

House buyers become "cautious"

House buyers become "cautious"

12 September

Insurance industry introduces climate change initiative

Insurance industry introduces climate change initiative

12 September

E.ON UK develops storage for renewable energy

E.ON UK develops storage for renewable energy

11 September

EDF Energy claim 1,000th energy efficiency customer

EDF Energy claim 1,000th energy efficiency customer

11 September

Bristol and West launch online mortgage applications

Bristol and West launch online mortgage applications

11 September

Abbey increase interest rates on mortgages

Abbey increase interest rates on mortgages

10 September

Barclaycard launch three-in-one credit card

Barclaycard launch three-in-one credit card

10 September

Loans to first-time buyers fall in July

Loans to first-time buyers fall in July

10 September

Customers 'more concerned' about environment than energy costs

Customers 'more concerned' about environment than energy costs

09 September

Homes 'could save hundreds on energy bills'

Homes 'could save hundreds on energy bills'

09 September

Public to be asked about nuclear reactor design

Public to be asked about nuclear reactor design

09 September

Car insurance costs rise

Car insurance costs rise

06 September

Green Party calls for renewable energy payments

Green Party calls for renewable energy payments

06 September

Ofgem announces further departure

Ofgem announces further departure

06 September

Ethical investments 'increasingly popular'

Ethical investments 'increasingly popular'

05 September

Comparison sites for 'best life insurance deals'

Comparison sites for 'best life insurance deals'

05 September

Ofgem appoints new managing director

Ofgem appoints new managing director

05 September

Bank of England votes to put rates on hold

Bank of England votes to put rates on hold

04 September

Garden furniture a 'target'

Garden furniture a 'target'

04 September

Inefficient heating systems 'costing' householders

Inefficient heating systems 'costing' householders

04 September

Environmental crimes go punished

Environmental crimes go punished

03 September

Ethical investors face 'complicated' decision

Ethical investors face 'complicated' decision

03 September

EDF income falls

EDF income falls

03 September

Workers 'failing' on pensions provision

Workers 'failing' on pensions provision

02 September

Modified cars are 'high risk'

Modified cars are 'high risk'

02 September

Utilita offers tie-in deal

Utilita offers tie-in deal

02 September

British Gas offers 'one year free'

British Gas offers 'one year free'