‘Government energy bill support crucial to avert household crisis’

The Fuel Bank Foundation stresses the urgent necessity for government assistance to relieve financial strain on households unable to cover prepayment gas and electricity meter top ups

Ofgem urged to act on lowering customer bills

Trade union UNISON has urged Ofgem to respond decisively to the surging energy prices and record profits in the sector

April price cap predicted at £1,635

In its latest forecast, Cornwall Insight predicts that the price cap for April is set to drop to £1,635 per annum for a typical dual fuel household

Octopus introduces free charging with V2G tariff

Octopus Energy’s Octopus Power Pack, the UK’s first mass-market V2G tariff, offers free charging to drivers, enabling savings of over £850 per year compared to standard tariffs

‘Majority oppose preferential deals for new energy customers’

Ofgem is expected to make a decision in the coming weeks on whether to lift the current ban preventing suppliers from hiding discounted deals from loyal customers

Bills to increase for Octopus Tracker tariff customers

Octopus Energy is set to increase bills for tens of thousands of customers – the update is affecting approximately 0.7% of the supplier’s customer base

Energy supplier launches fixed tariff £208 below price cap

Utility Warehouse has introduced its latest fixed energy tariff, a three service package, offering customers the opportunity to secure energy rates at £1,720 until March 2025

Octopus Energy chief warns of outdated In-Home Displays

Greg Jackson has highlighted outdated technology in certain smart meters

ScottishPower charity energy tariff faces backlash over high exit fee

ScottishPower and Cancer Research UK have launched a cheaper energy tariff, but critics warn of high exit fees, potentially costing families hundreds of pounds extra annually

Call for heat pump tariff discounts

The Heat Pump Association has put forward a proposal for heat pump tariff discounts, aiming to tackle high electricity prices and accelerate the adoption of greener heating solutions