CMA: Energy price cap for prepayment meter customers may increase

The competition watchdog intends to adjust the methodology used to calculate its prepayment price cap ‘in order to better reflect costs’

CMA clears RWE’s purchase of 16.67% stake in E.ON

The UK’s watchdog found no competition concerns

CMA investigates RWE’s proposed buyout of 16.67% stake in E.ON

As part of the deal, RWE is selling its 76.8% stake in innogy to E.ON

CMA appoints panel members for prepayment meter cap review

The provisional decision and consultation is expected to be published this summer

Competition watchdog launches review into prepayment meter cap

It will use information on the progress of the smart meter rollout to determine whether the prepayment price cap would need to be revoked early or extended

Special Report: Energy price cap – how did it come about?

Here’s a quick timeline that takes you through it

UK competition watchdog clears SSE-npower retail energy merger

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) said the proposed tie-up would not affect householders

SSE and innogy appoint chairman designate for new energy supplier

The UK’s competition watchdog provisionally cleared the deal last month

UK competition watchdog provisionally clears SSE-npower merger

The merger is not expected to have a significant impact on standard variable tariff pricing

European Metal Recycling ordered to sell five scrap metal sites

The competition watchdog is concerned the sites bought from Metal Waste Recycling might lead to a ‘worse deal’ for suppliers and customers