Businesses struggle to align climate commitments with strategic action

Almost half of companies fail to disclose transition plans despite committing to climate goals

‘Poorly insulated homes to incur £400 extra heating costs under new price cap’

Under Ofgem’s January price cap, poorly insulated homes face a £415 annual rise in gas bills, reaching a total increase of £730 when coupled with electricity costs, according to a report

Centrica advances solar partnership

Centrica Business Solutions has initiated the construction of a 2.94MW solar panel array on the roofs of Smart Architectural Aluminium’s UK headquarters

Ofgem chief urges support amidst 5% energy price hike

Energy regulator Ofgem has announced a 5% increase in the energy price cap for the first quarter of 2024, resulting in a rise of £94 for an average household

Businesses extend climate targets amid sustainability challenges

A new study reveals a slowdown in sustainability progress, with businesses extending climate commitment deadlines in the face of short-term pressures

Smart meters
Over two million electricity smart meters installed in record-breaking year

October witnessed the highest monthly total of the year, according to a report

First high-temperature air source heat pumps installed in Leeds council homes

Cenergist has installed high-temperature air source heat pumps in Leeds City Council-owned residential tower blocks, aiming to save residents 52% on utility bills

Council considers rent hikes for green upgrades

The City of Edinburgh Council is exploring potential rent increases for council homes to fund energy efficiency improvements

One million Octopus customers join demand flexibility scheme

Octopus Energy sees a significant participation, with more than one million customers enrolling in its ‘Saving Sessions’ demand flexibility scheme

Customers hit as suppliers seek to recover costs of PPM ban

The Committee on Fuel Poverty opposes Ofgem’s plan to allow suppliers to recover costs related to the moratorium on involuntary PPM installations