Energy Regulations

07 February

Ofgem energy price hike for vulnerable households

5 million vulnerable households are to be hit with a price hike on their annual energy bills, despite being protected by the energy price cap.

24 July

Smart energy use to save UK energy consumers up to £40bn

A massive shake up in the way electricity is produced, used and stored could save UK consumers up to £40 billion by 2050.

20 July

Are energy prices putting your business under pressure?

Over half of Britain’s micro-businesses feel the rising cost of energy, and the terms under which providers demand payments, is putting their future in doubt.

04 July

Can Ofgem deliver a fairer energy deal?

Responsibility for the government’s energy price cap will be handed over to Ofgem - but can the energy regulator make the market fairer for all?

27 June

How will the general election result affect energy prices?

Energy prices have been getting used as a political football for years now, with rival parties all-too-keen to give gas and electricity suppliers a good kicking to score with public opinion.

06 June

Manifesto for General Election 2017: Key points, policies and summary

With last week’s debates over and the general election looming, we look at the main points and policies of the Conservative party’s manifesto.

14 December

How to stop nuisance calls

If you’ve received a cold call from UK Power promoting boiler cover, rest assured it’s not from us. Here’s how to stop all unsolicited nuisance calls.

11 August

Government faces criticism over fast track fracking plans

After the plans for fracking in Lancashire were rejected, the Government now plans to write to local authorities to tell them to fast-track fracking applications.

07 July

CMA report finds that the big six have been overcharging us by almost £2billion – over 70% of consumers are on the wrong tariff.

The big six have come under fire after the most recent investigation from the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA). The CMA has found some seriously damning evidence in regard to the prices consumers are paying for their energy.

01 July

Switch in summer before you get hit with a £200 bill!

When energy tariffs expire, customers are typically rolled onto suppliers standard tariffs which are usually their most expensive tariffs available.