OVO Energy to pay £8.9m for overcharging customers

The supplier has accepted the failings in its IT systems and compliance processes over five years resulted in too many customers receiving inaccurate or incomplete information

SSE completes sale of retail unit to OVO Energy for £500m

The deal makes OVO one of the biggest suppliers in Britain, now serving almost five million customers

Competition watchdog approves OVO Energy’s £500m SSE deal

The acquisition is expected to be completed in January 2020

Brits’ ‘thank you’ emails have a massive carbon footprint

New research reveals more than 64m ‘unnecessary’ emails are sent every day which result in nearly 23,500 tonnes of carbon a year in the UK

Competition watchdog investigates £500m OVO Energy and SSE deal

The Competition and Markets Authority is inviting comments from interested parties until 6th November 2019

OVO Energy targets net zero emissions by 2030

It is buying Big Six company SSE’s retail business, which once approved, will make OVO the second largest energy supplier in the UK

SSE to sell retail arm to OVO Energy in £500m deal

The deal, once approved, will make OVO the second largest energy supplier in the UK

Blockchain deal
OVO Energy invests in blockchain firm Electron

The energy supplier bought the minority stake through its Kaluza subsidiary

Bristol, OVO and TOTO Energy raise prices

Bulb is the only supplier to reduce energy bills after a fall in wholesale gas costs

Electric heat
OVO Energy and Glen Dimplex provide a spark for clean heat

The energy supplier will use its intelligent technology platform to unlock the flexibility potential offered by the other firm’s electric heaters