How ‘concerning’ is the new price cap rise?

Experts have warned that the Energy Price Guarantee is not the “desirable” long-term solution

Rising energy bills hit disabled people hard

The rising cost of living is disproportionately impacting specific population groups, according to the Office for National Statistics

How can smart meter data help the Energy Price Guarantee scheme?

The Energy Price Guarantee is designed to limit the price households pay per unit of gas and electricity they use

British households keen to cut energy use to tackle soaring bills

More than one-in-ten homes say they will not be able to cope with rising energy bills whatever they do, new survey shows

How much does the cap on household and business energy bills cost?

Government sources say more information will be unveiled in the coming mini-Budget

Octopus doubles payments for homes exporting solar power

Payments will rise from 7.5p/kWh to 15p/kWh

Customers are flummoxed by standing charges, says former Ofgem executive

Christine Farnish doubted if “standing charge is fit for the modern world”

Scepticism emerges for energy bill freeze

Thousands of people could still face fuel poverty even after the implementation of a freeze on energy bills, according to a report

‘UK households are the hardest hit by energy crisis in Western Europe’

Soaring energy prices have widened the gap between the wealthiest and the poorest UK households, according to the International Monetary Fund

UK could be hit by ‘epidemic-levels’ of fuel poverty, warn experts

New report predicts that 55% of UK households will fall into fuel poverty by January 2023 without additional interventions