Chancellor: ‘In a perfect, theoretical world’ rich homeowners wouldn’t get energy bill discounts

Rishi Sunak explains why those that own multiple homes are receiving the same discount as poorer households and why he decided to implement the windfall tax

Asian $9bn EV supply chain deal cut to reduce Chinese reliance

The investment has been made to develop a mining through to manufacturing process in Indonesia

Why should you take your meter reading today?

Today has been billed ‘Meter Reading Day’ – but why?

Tesla raises prices of EVs as supply chain worsens

The crisis in Russia and Ukraine has led to key materials in EV production rising by up to 250%

Why is Russia’s invasion of Ukraine halting EV production?

The price of nickel has risen by 250% in the last two days, a key component of EV batteries

‘Many more energy suppliers could go bust next winter’

More bankruptcies might come because companies will be less protected by hedging strategies, MPs told

Drivers were overcharged for petrol by £156m last month

A new report claims petrol retailers refused to lower prices when they could have

CMA investigates Veolia/Suez merger

It believes the merger could create a loss of competition and hike in costs for waste management services

Half of planned solar projects could be abandoned due to hike in prices

Around 50GW of the 90GW of planned projects for 2022 could face cancellation, as shipping and manufacturing costs go through the roof

Almost half of families with kids set to go into debt with new energy price cap

New research reveals the hike in energy bills is affecting double the amount of families with children, compared to those without