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13 October

How green is your green energy deal?

Switching to a green energy deal is a way to save money and do a bit for the environment. Or is it? It seems not all green deals are as green as you think.

06 October

PM’s wind power promise

Renewable energy technology is getting cheaper, more efficient and more accessible. But could every home really be wind-powered by 2030?

01 October

Everything you need to know about the Green Home Grant scheme

The government has announced plans to give homeowners and landlords a grant to make their home more energy efficient. Find out more here.

01 October

How to manage your student utility bills

It’s time to go back to university – here’s how to manage your student utility bills, to keep costs in check and make that student loan go a little further.

29 September

Switch to these energy price cap beating deals

The latest Ofgem energy price cap takes effect from October 1, cutting energy bills for millions of households. But these deals are cheaper. Switch now.

25 September

Why NOW is the time to switch energy

It’s switching season. September is coming to an end and the first winter chills are in the air, which means now is the time to switch energy with UKPower.

15 September

UK dealt nuclear blow

Plans for two new UK nuclear plants have been scrapped after Hitachi pulls out of nuclear power projects in Wales and Gloucestershire.

04 September

12 more energy suppliers cease trading

12 more UK energy suppliers have ceased trading, as Robin Hood Energy sells its customer base, along with that of 11 ‘white labels’ to British Gas.

31 August

What to do if your energy supplier goes bust

What would you do if your energy supplier went bust? We answer your questions to make you’re not left in the dark if your energy provider goes out of business.

18 August

How many people switch energy?

2020 looks set to be another record year for energy switching - here’s why now is the time to switch to a better deal for gas and electricity.