Clean baseload challenge 'overplayed' by nuclear lobby
The need for investment in green baseload to balance the intermittent intput of renewable energy sources is exaggerated,...
- British Gas installs first SMETS2 smart meter Device was installed in August as part of pre-roll out trial.
- Big Six price cap legal challenge a possibility Eon boss refuses to rule out legal challenge as he warns cap 'could become permanent'
- Suppliers 'ill advised' to thwart price cap - Ofgem CEO Dermot Nolan expects co-operation from companies over safeguard tariff
- Water sector debates case for public ownership Conference panellists explore the case for and against the water sector being renationalised
- Local energy supplier coming to Doncaster Great North Energy to be launched next month to help tackle fuel poverty among residents
- First Utility to offer smart home gadgets with tariffs Customers will be offered smart thermostats, along with smoke and carbon monoxide alarms
- Islington Council launches local energy supplier Angelic Energy is London's first new municipal energy supplier for more than a century
- Fuel poverty committee warns of slow progress BEIS figures show just 11 per cent of fuel poor homes will be Band C or above by 2019, committee claims
- Report calls for council tax rebates for home energy improvements A £500 rebate would be the most popular incentive, claims Citizens Advice Scotland
- Ofgem chief predicts plunge in SVT customer numbers Regulator will also be publishing a new paper soon, which will remove the requirement to deal with a licensed supplier
- Ministers ‘dithered’ over price cap, says Labour Heated Parliamentary debate on draft bill
- BEIS acts against SMETS2 transition risks Government proposes flexibility options around smart meter milestone to avoid supplier and customer detriment
- Suppliers leaving customers to sink into debt, says Ofgem Companies only intervening after allowing customers to rack up unpaid bills of more than £600 on average
- Ecotricity boss blasts ‘on the hoof’ price cap Dale Vince calls on the government to make the market “simple to understand”
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