Centrica joins community energy blockchain trial in London

It is working with Verv to explore different billing methods to ensure customers receive clear and fair energy bills

New energy tech ‘could get UK halfway to 2030 emissions targets’

The country has committed to cut carbon by a fifth across the healthcare, industry and hospitality sectors

Centrica has a gas firing up its new flexible power station

The energy giant’s 50MW facility in North Lincolnshire has now officially opened

Distributed energy tech ‘could save UK industrial sector £1bn a year’

If half of the businesses in the sector adopted technologies like solar and battery storage, the savings would total at least £540m annually

Centrica’s Local Energy Market in Cornwall gets real

The firm has begun installing physical infrastructure such as batteries and solar panels

Centrica buys California’s Vista Solar

The US company has so far delivered 40MW of projects to more than 160 customers

British Gas pays £2.65m over invalid exit fees and charges

The Big Six supplier rolled customers onto its more expensive standard variable tariff due to a system error

Majority of businesses ‘don’t have formalised energy strategy in place’

Around 77% of firms believe a quarter of energy needs will be generated onsite by 2025

British Gas hikes energy prices for second time this year

The 3.8% increase will come into effect on 1st October 2018

Centrica and Ombu plug in to EV infrastructure with new investment

The companies say Israeli start-up Driivz’s cloud-based system will help drive the low carbon transition