British Gas switches off from Energy Switch Guarantee

Switching performance will still be reported quarterly via the Citizen’s Advice Ratings tool, the company said

British Gas slashes prepayment prices

Britain’s largest energy supplier will be cutting prices for prepayment customers from 1st April

Power play: Brookfield takes chunk of Octopus Energy

The global asset management firm has acquired a 20% stake in Octopus Energy

Power triopoly: Three energy firms behind 70% of forced PPM installations

British Gas, Scottish Power, and OVO Energy were responsible for a combined total of 66,187 prepayment meters fitted under warrant last year, government data shows

OVO Energy beats government cap with cheaper tariff

The energy supplier has launched a fixed-12-month tariff which is £225 less than the government’s EPG

Ofgem’s boss: “We will need a different retail model”

Jonathan Brearley has said switching from one supplier to another cannot drive change in the sector

Ofgem under fire for ‘shifting costs to customers’

Citizens Advice has claimed that supplier profit margins are higher than they should be

Britons plan to have gym showers to save money on energy bills

New survey shows that nearly 26% of private renters think it will be more cost effective to buy a few hot drinks rather than heating their home

Business Secretary backs former Prime Minister in “Boris or bust” campaign

Jacob Rees-Mogg has become the first Cabinet Minister to publicly support Boris Johnson in the leadership contest

‘Don’t Pay campaign attracted 1.5m visitors last month’

The website for the energy bill strike campaign was swamped by hundreds of thousands of visitors in August, analysis shows