Octopus Energy to acquire ENGIE’s UK residential supply business

It takes the total number of customers supplied by Octopus to 1.4 million – around 5% of the UK market

GnERGY issued with failure to comply notice over unpaid Renewable Obligation taxes

The energy supplier told ELN it has merged with a company, which will ensure a ‘very large investment’

Breeze Energy becomes latest supplier to go bust

The company supplies just under 18,000 domestic customers

Another one bites the dust – Eversmart Energy goes bust

It is the fifth energy supplier to cease trading this year

Portsmouth City Council to close Victory Energy

The council failed to find a buyer for its energy company

Energy supplier BES Utilities buys smart meter company

All 80 employees from Access Install will join the energy firm’s new metering services division

BP-backed energy supplier Pure Planet cuts prices

Customers will see their energy bills reduce by £24 a year

Automatic compensation of up to £120 for energy switching issues

Ofgem hopes the move will reduce the number of problems and boost consumer confidence in switching

SSE sets out sustainability targets linked to UN’s SDGs

The energy supplier has also appointed its first chief sustainability officer

Bulb pledges 100% carbon neutral gas under new partnership

It has joined forces with ClimateCare to fund carbon reduction projects across the world