Government boosts Blyth gigafactory with £100m

The gigaplant is forecast to produce batteries for around 300,000 EVs a year

NI families to get one-off payments of £200 for energy bills

People who are needing support most will receive the payment

Red Wall ‘votes in favour of scrapping VAT on energy bills’

One-in-five Brits across the North of England avoid turning on heating to avoid higher bills, new poll shows

Energy group urges Boris Johnson to improve energy efficiency policy

Better insulation measures could save nearly £500 a year on every household’s energy bills, energy efficiency advocates said

Labour proposes windfall tax on North Sea oil and gas to keep bills down

The measure is predicted to reduce the average household bill by £200

Centrica boss calls on Boris Johnson to ‘strip environmental levies out of bills’

Mr O’Shea has warned energy customers could face a £700 rise in their bills in April

Chancellor: “I understand people’s anxiety about energy bills”

Rishi Sunak said the government had already put in place a series of measures to combat soaring energy bills

Prime Minister to take part in energy crisis talks

The government will reportedly discuss additional measures including the extension of the Warm Home Discount scheme

Business Secretary in crunch talks with energy bosses

‘Crisis talks’ will reportedly focus on what additional measures the government can take to combat rising energy bills

Boris Johnson rejects calls to remove VAT from household energy bills

The Prime Minister described the proposed measure as a “blunt instrument”