Ex-SSE sales rep ‘spills the beans on mis-selling’

A former SSE sales employee appears to have spilled the beans on the energy supplier’s dodgy practices when trying to get consumers to switch to their tariffs. Ofgem yesterday slammed a £10.5 million fine, believed to be the largest of its kind to date, as it revealed the company’s “prolonged and extensive” mis-selling and published […]

Blog: Three wise men and a toddler past bedtime? It can only be the Energy Bill

It was the week before Christmas and good cheer was flowing freely between the appropriately elven green leather seats in the House of Commons at the second reading of the Energy Bill… er, sort of. As MPs from both the Coalition and the Opposition gathered just days before our break for turkey and pud, it […]

Tory MP accused of plot to sway energy policy

A Conservative MP has been accused of a secret plot to sway energy policy against wind farms. In an undercover investigation, the campaign group Greenpeace filmed interviews in which MP for Daventry, Chris Heaton-Harris suggested he could influence energy policy. Greenpeace also suggests the MP was part of a co-ordinated challenge to the Climate Change […]