UK-based ENSEK acquires data analytics firm NrgFin

The former company’s software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform provides energy suppliers with solutions, including customer relationship management, billing and financial management

Ofgem launches consultation to protect prepayment customers

Measures including ’emergency’ and ‘friendy hours credit’ could reduce the number of prepayment customers temporarily going without energy, Ofgem says

Ofgem to stop energy suppliers from taking new customers if they don’t meet new standards

New checks planned for suppliers which cannot meet their financial obligations and effectively serve their customer base

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Ofgem allows debt collection from energy suppliers as lockdown eases

Energy suppliers would be allowed to restart debt collection from July but they could face enforcement action for aggressive practices against customers

Suppliers pledge to motivate 200m customers to choose greener energy

Personalised advice and transparent information about the costs, benefits and payback of available technologies are among the measures to encourage more consumers to make sustainable decisions

Smart meters: Nine energy suppliers ordered to become DCC users

Ofgem is consulting on issuing them with final orders

Ofgem orders four energy suppliers to pay £14.7m in green taxes

The regulator said Delta Gas and Power, GnERGY, Robin Hood Energy and Toto Energy could lose their licence if the Renewables Obligation payments are not made

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Is your smart meter actually ‘smart’?

New research reveals some energy companies are still rolling out outdated smart meters that fail to work when consumers move to a different supplier

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Energy suppliers could be required to publish smart meter survey results

Ofgem has launched a review, following which the regulator expects the rule to be implemented from early 2020

Customers switching electricity suppliers fall in June

More than 440,000 customers moved to a different power supplier last month