Ofgem proposes to make suppliers return £1.4bn credit balances to customers

That would result in around £65 per household on average being returned automatically, ensuring consumers paying by fixed direct debit do not overpay for their energy

ScottishPower chosen to take on Yorkshire Energy customers

Around 74,000 domestic customers and a small number of business customers will now move to ScottishPower following a competitive process run by Ofgem

Yorkshire Energy becomes latest supplier to go bust

Ofgem will now choose a new supplier to take on Yorkshire Energy’s 74,000 domestic customers and a small number of 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