‘First wind farm owned by its customers’ launches in the UK

The project allows consumers to own as little as £250 worth share in a scheme that could reduce their electricity bills up to 26% every year

Octopus Energy announces price cut for customers

Around a quarter of a million households on the standard variable tariff are expected to save around £80 on average a year

Co-op Energy launches new tariff sourcing clean energy from community projects

The Community Power Tariff has been set up as part of a joint venture with Octopus Energy and aims to ‘pave the way for a decentralised energy future’

Octopus Energy gains more than 300k customers in new deal

The supplier will take ownership of the customers of all three energy supply brands owned by Midcounties Co-operative, including Co-op Energy, Flow Energy and GB Energy

Co-op Energy and Ebico increase prices

The news follows price rises confirmed by all the Big Six companies after Ofgem announced an increase in the energy price cap from April

Co-op partners with DNV GL to forecast community energy demand

The forecasting services outlined under the agreement will mean supply and demand can be more accurately matched

Co-op Energy announces 5.2% price rise

It will affect around 128,000 households on the standard variable tariff, including GB Energy customers

Community energy projects should receive tax relief, say majority of Brits

Around 79% of people agree there should be more government support to help local communities with such projects

Co-op Energy scraps standard variable tariff

Co-operative Energy has scrapped its standard variable tariff (SVT) for customers on fixed deals. They will no longer be automatically switched to its SVT when their fixed price tariff comes to an end. It instead switches them to a new fixed tariff, which has no exit fees and runs until May 2019. SVTs are considered […]

Co-op Energy announces electricity price rise

Co-op Energy is to increase its electricity prices for all customers who are on one of its variable tariffs. The price rise, which will take effect from 27th May 2014, means those customers on the Pioneer Variable 5.1 tariff – which will be replaced by Pioneer Variable 5.2 – will see their electricity bills increase […]