Energy prices expected to heat up next summer

The price cap is set to rise by 14% to £1,455, new analysis finds

Utility Point and People’s Energy go bust

Nearly 570,000 customers are expected to be affected by the closure of the two suppliers

Ofgem launches investigation into Community Energy Scheme UK

The investigation aims to find whether the company breached consumer protection legislation

National Grid boss warns Britain risks power blackouts because of network decay

National Grid’s CEO fears parts of the UK are at greater risk because of the cancellation of projects and the lack of investment in energy networks

Scotland
Scotland’s new action plan aims to empower energy consumers

It intends to establish an independent Consumers Commission ‘to give consumers a more powerful voice’ in Scotland and Britain’s energy policy