EDF Energy chosen to take on Solarplicity’s customers

Around 7,500 domestic customers and 500 business customers will be transferred to the Big Six supplier

Small energy supplier Solarplicity goes bust

The company has around 7,500 domestic and less than 500 business customers

SSE chosen to take on customers as Cardiff Energy Supply goes bust

Customers will continue to receive gas supplies as normal and credit balances will be protected

Tougher tests for new entrant energy suppliers come into effect

Suppliers must provide proof of sufficient funding for the first year of operation

Energy customers ‘face a lottery’ when their energy supplier goes bust

New research from Which? suggests some customers have been hit by overnight price hikes of hundreds of pounds after their supplier went out of business

SSE appointed to take on failed Brilliant Energy’s customers

They will be switched over to the Big Six supplier on 15th March following which they can shop around and switch again with no exit fees

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Brilliant Energy goes bust

It is the 10th supplier to collapse over the last year

Octopus Energy granted £13.2m to cover failed supplier Iresa’s debts

The money includes almost £11.5m in customer credit balances

Another energy supplier out of business…

Our Power has become the 10th energy company to go bust in a year

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Economy Energy has gone bust

The energy supplier’s collapse leaves 235,000 consumers in a state of limbo until they are appointed to a new provider