UK-Singapore to collaborate on energy market regulation and clean energy tech deployment

Ofgem and the Energy Market Authority will hold their second bilateral dialogue virtually in the first quarter of 2021

Utilita to pay £500k for overcharging prepayment customers

Almost 40,000 of Utilita’s customers were collectively overcharged by more than £125,000, according to Ofgem

Energy Price Cap extended until end of 2021

The government claims the move will see around 11 million households across the UK make savings on their energy bills

Ofgem announces new rules to protect struggling energy customers

The new rules, which will come into effect on 15th December, aim to support customers struggling to pay their energy bills and provide extra help for prepayment customers

ScottishPower takes on Tonik Energy’s customers

Around 130,000 domestic energy customers will now move to ScottishPower

Ofgem says seven suppliers owe £34m in RO and FiT fees

If these suppliers fail to pay they may be at risk of losing their licences, the energy regulator says

Underwater cable being laid
Ofgem sets maximum revenues for 1.4GW UK-Denmark interconnector

The regulator believes the Viking Link will likely see £5.2bn in consumer benefits over 25 years

Ofgem CEO joins stellar Energy Live Xpo 2020 line-up

Jonathan Brearley will join us on the virtual stage of Energy Live Xpo 2020, taking place from 9th to 13th November

Jonathan Brearley

Chief Executive, Ofgem

Energy switching continued to fall in the second quarter of 2020

The number of electricity switches reached the lowest level since the first quarter of 2018, according to the latest Ofgem data