UK energy sector needs “plans not bans”, says GMB chief

The GMB General Secretary has highlighted the importance of having a diverse energy mix in the UK and warned against relying solely on one energy source

Bailing out failed supplier Bulb to ‘cost every household almost £230’

An extra £4.6bn has been spent on handling the company in 2022-23, official figures have revealed

Strike looming over Newcastle energy company

The dispute is over the real terms pay cut, says the GMB Union

UK looking at more energy bill support as inflation hits new 40-year high

Chancellor Nadhim Zahawi has today confirmed the government is working on what needs to be done for January

Industry responds to Ofgem’s warning of new surge in the price cap

Energy leaders have reflected on predictions that the October price cap will rise to around £2,800

British Gas dispute ends with pay deal

Workers accepted an improved pay rise after 43 days of strike action

Cadent workers to ban overtime as part of strike action

GMB members plan to withdraw from pre-planned overtime

Industry responds to the Queen’s Speech

The government will bring forward an Energy Bill to deliver the “transition to cheaper, cleaner and more secure energy” – but what does the industry think?

Thames Water blamed for dumping raw sewage into rivers over 5,000 times in 2021

Campaigners have claimed that the company dumped untreated water for more than 68,000 hours into rivers

Cadent workers vote for strike action

Nearly 2,000 members of GMB are expected to walk out as early as 22nd April