Competition regulator clears National Grid’s acquisition of WPD

The Competition and Markets Authority has decided not to refer the merger for a phase 2 investigation

New UK Procurement Group, Prestige Worldwide, set for exponential growth in 2021 after completing a three-consultancy group merger

Prestige Worldwide is set for an exciting 2021, with extensive growth plans in the pipeline, both in terms of staff headcount and customer base

France’s ENGIE sells 29.9% stake in Suez to Veolia

Veolia confirms its intention to file a voluntary public takeover bid on the remaining Suez share capital to complete the merger of the two companies

Transatlantic energy storage merger creates new £57.7m company

Invinity Energy Systems is the result of a partnership between UK-based redT energy and US-based Avalon Battery Corporation

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Pressure to innovate and cut costs ‘to drive US oil and gas deals’

That’s the verdict from international advisory firm BDO Global which has made a number of industry predictions

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SSE scraps plan to merge retail business with npower

The Big Six supplier blamed challenging market conditions for the move

SSE profits tumble amid high gas prices

The supplier plans to create a new company that will include its renewable energy assets in UK and Ireland

SSE and innogy to adjust terms of merger

The firms say the changes are due to adverse market developments and regulatory interventions

SSE and innogy appoint chairman designate for new energy supplier

The UK’s competition watchdog provisionally cleared the deal last month

SSE and npower merger: Industry responds

The UK’s competition watchdog has provisionally cleared a deal that would see the two Big Six companies join together