Direct debit cancellations have skyrocketed, says OVO Energy

One-in-five customers in Scotland are unable to pay their bills on time. according to the energy supplier

Ofgem unveils shake-up plan to change price every three months

The regulator’s proposals aim to enable greater agility – allowing bills to fall more quickly

“Customers struggling to pay their bills may suffer from poor wellbeing”

More than half of water customers believe they will struggle to pay a utility bill in the coming months, according to an Ofwat survey

Shell agrees to sell its Russian petrol stations

LUKOIL will buy Shell’s Russian retail and lubricants businesses

Boris talks about cutting bills for those living near onshore wind farms

The Prime Minister said householders might ‘buy into’ living closer to onshore wind projects if they have lower bills

Ofgem: “Inability to afford rising bills, a matter of life and death”

Jonathan Brearley has said further price increases will come later this year

High energy prices suppress E.ON’s profits

The energy giant posted a 15% drop in first-quarter core-profit

‘Nearly 1.5m households will be left unable to pay for energy bills and food’

London and Scotland are predicted to become the worst-hit areas by the crisis

Centrica expects annual profits to rise

British Gas has pledged to hire 500 staff to help customers with rising bills

Boris – cost of living rise can’t be avoided

The Prime Minister has said “no government can realistically shield everyone from the cost of living impact”