2007 September news archive
ScottishPower granted planning permission for wave farm
New guidelines for credit cards announced
'Customer demand' influences Scottish and Southern Energy's review
Energy suppliers 'not doing enough' to tackle climate change
High-powered lightbulbs to be switched off
House prices increase again in September
PPI customers 'not getting fair treatment'
UK's gas imports increased
79% of homeowners would 'opt for fixed rate mortgage'
Prudential launch 'healthy' protection insurance
Customers 'plan to reduce' their number of credit cards
Government 'not doing enough' to help carbon cutting companies
Car ownership costs increase by 2.6%
Small companies 'being taken for a ride' on energy
Insurers to do 'everything possible' to help tornado-hit public
Consumers move to 'take advantage of credit crisis'
New Ofgem proposals set to increase gas costs
Lloyds TSB claims consumer confidence 'remains high'
Research suggests new measurement for loan costs
Car park prangs 'cost UK drivers £2.4bn'
Google considers joining UK broadband market
House buyers urged to 'shop around for the best mortgage'
EU energy proposals could bring 'real competition' to UK market
Consumer groups asked about the future of UK energy
New homeowners 'should expect to spend £11,000 in first year'
People 'can't afford to retire'
Commission recommends better information for energy customers
18% of parents invest their pensions in their children
Government backs faster broadband
Home buyers 'keep confidence' in property market
68% of UK motorists 'admit to dangerous driving'
Lib Dems call for 'green mortgage' introduction
Planning permission granted for wave farm
Northern Rock has no "underlying business problems"
Npower's Essex windfarm gets green light
Orange 'to close dial-up service'
E.ON UK develops storage for renewable energy
House buyers become "cautious"
Insurance industry introduces climate change initiative
Bristol and West launch online mortgage applications
EDF Energy claim 1,000th energy efficiency customer
Abbey increase interest rates on mortgages
Loans to first-time buyers fall in July
Barclaycard launch three-in-one credit card
Customers 'more concerned' about environment than energy costs
Homes 'could save hundreds on energy bills'
Car insurance costs rise
Public to be asked about nuclear reactor design
Ofgem announces further departure
Ethical investments 'increasingly popular'
Green Party calls for renewable energy payments
Comparison sites for 'best life insurance deals'
Bank of England votes to put rates on hold
Ofgem appoints new managing director
Environmental crimes go punished
Garden furniture a 'target'
Inefficient heating systems 'costing' householders
Workers 'failing' on pensions provision
EDF income falls
Ethical investors face 'complicated' decision
British Gas offers 'one year free'
Modified cars are 'high risk'
Utilita offers tie-in deal