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02 December

End of Npower signals the end of the Big Six

After SSE pulled the plug on its merger with Npower, Eon has pulled the plug on Npower - ending the Big Six and putting thousands of jobs at risk.

01 December

Power to Switch - New government campaign to encourage energy consumers to shop around

A new campaign from the DECC encourages consumers to take control of their energy bills, by engaging with the market and making sure they're not paying more than they need to.

14 November

Centrica fights energy price cap in court

Centrica has won a court battle with Ofgem over the way it calculated the cap on energy prices.

13 November

How to save money on your energy bills this Christmas

UK households are expected to spend a whopping £41m on energy bills this Christmas day. Here's how to trim those festive gas and electricity bills.

08 November

How to prepare your home for winter in 6 simple steps

The clocks have gone back, the big coat is back out, and the first morning frost has been scraped from your windscreen – it’s time to prepare your home for winter.

06 November

Why leaving the light on could be damaging your health

We’ve all been guilty of leaving lights on unnecessarily at one time or another - not only is it bad for the environment, it ight also be bad for your health.

30 October

Ofgem issues final warning to energy suppliers

Ofgem has issued GnErgy a final order to pay its Renewables Obligations (RO). Is another energy supplier about to go bust?

24 October

Ofgem crackdown on energy firm collapses

Ofgem plans to make gas and electricity companies to be subjected to independent audits in bid to boost customer service and prevent collapses.

09 October

Energy tariff and switching Q & A

What's the difference between a fixed and variable tariff? How long does it take to switch energy supplier? We answer your energy questions.

13 September

SSE to sell to Ovo

SSE is in talks over the sale of its UK retail energy business to OVO just months after the plug was pulled on a domestic energy merger with Npower. What’s going on?